Tashiro, Shotaro 田代 将太郎 (たしろ・しょうたろう)
Seibu Lions | #61 | OF
Born: 12/12/1989 (age 29)
Height: 178cm
Weight: 75kg
Bats: L
Throws: L
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Hokkaido
Draft: 2011, 5th Round
History: 東海大四高-八戸大
Roster Changes: removed 04/21/2016

[11/16/2017] Yakult Swallows sign Shotaro Tashiro

Shotaro Tashiro went 1-for-4 (F9, Ks, 1B9, Fo3) during the twelve team tryouts on November 15. The Yakult Swallows are looking to pick up one player from the tryout and they appear interested in the twenty-seven-year-old outfielder.

Source: Sponichi 11/16/2017, Sanspo 11/16/2017

[UPDATE 11/18 @ 2:59am]

The Swallows announced on November 17 that they signed Tashiro.

Source: Yakult 11/17/2017, Nikkan Sports 11/17/2017, Daily Sports 11/17/2017

[UPDATE 11/27 @ 2:28pm]

The Swallows announced today that they assigned Tashiro the uniform number 65.

Source: Yakult 11/27/2017


Shotaro Tashiro: Did You Know

Tashiro has lived with a number of different kinds of animals. He is currently living with a Bengal cat and crested gecko.

Source: Sanspo 4/11/2017