Nakagawa, Taishi 中川 大志 (なかがわ・たいし)
Rakuten Eagles | #56 | INF
Born: 06/07/1990 (age 30)
Height: 186cm
Weight: 92kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Aichi
Draft: 2008, 2nd Round
History: 桜丘高
Roster Changes: added 04/13/2016, removed 04/24/2016, added 05/26/2016, removed 06/08/2016, added 08/31/2016, removed 09/14/2016, added 10/04/2016

[11/20/2017] Yokohama Bay Stars sign Yuta Muto, Taishi Nakagawa

The Yokohama Bay Stars announced on November 20 that they signed twenty-eight-year-old Yuta Muto and twenty-seven-year-old Taishi Nakagawa. Uniform numbers have not yet been assigned.

Source: Yokohama 11/20/2017 (Muto), Yokohama 11/20/2017 (Nakagawa)

[UPDATE 11/24 @ 3:53pm]

The Bay Stars held a press conferences for Muto and Nakagawa today. Muto was assigned the uniform number 58, Nakagawa the number 61. Muto’s salary will be an estimated 9.3 million yen, Nakagawa’s salary an estimated 9.6 million yen.

Source: Daily Sports 11/24/2017, Sanspo 11/24/2017, Sanspo 11/24/2017


[11/16/2017] Yokohama interested in Taishi Nakagawa and Yuta Muto

The Yokohama Bay Stars are interested twenty-seven-year-old Taishi Nakagawa and twenty-eight-year-old Yuta Muto. The Bay Stars are expected to make an announcement about the two within the next few days. Both senryokugai players did not attend the twelve team tryout on November 15.

Nakagawa has some pop and can play some first and third. He can also be a right-handed bat off the bench. Muto has spent most of his time pitching out of the bullpen.

Source: Sports Hochi 11/16/2017, Nikkan Sports 11/16/2017