Zagurski, Mike ザガースキー (ざがーすきー)
Born: 01/26/1983 (age 36)
Height: 183cm
Weight: 109kg
Bats: L
Throws: L
Blood Type: N/A
History: カンザス大-フィリーズ-ダイヤモンドバックス-パイレーツ-ヤンキース-3Aコロンバス-広島
Roster Changes: added 04/21/2016, removed 05/29/2016, added 06/19/2016, removed 08/07/2016, added 09/07/2016

[4/19/2016] Mike Zagurski tosses shutout inning at Ni-gun

Mike Zagurski pitched in a Ni-gun game against Rakuten at Yokohama today. He entered the game in the sixth inning and retired the side in order (Ks, Ks, F7). He topped out at 146km/h.

Source: Sports Hochi 4/19/2016


[4/10/2016] Mike Zagurski tosses batting practice

Mike Zagurski tossed batting practice at Yokohama Stadium on April 10. He faced Tomo Otosaka (walk, line drive off the fence in left, strikeout swinging) and Shuto Takajo (strikeout looking, strikeout swinging). He threw twenty-four pitches — including fastballs, sliders, and change-ups — and topped out at 143km/h. Yasutaka Tobashira caught the session.

Source: Tokyo Sports 4/10/2016, Daily Sports 4/10/2016, Sanspo 4/10/2016


[4/8/2016] Yokohama holds press conference for Mike Zagurski

The Bay Stars held a press conference for Mike Zagurski earlier today. He was assigned the uniform number 69. Zagurski also threw a bullpen session at Yokohama Stadium. He is slated to toss batting practice before the Yakult game on April 10. He will join the Ichi-gun team once his work visa clears and he has had a chance to play in a few Ni-gun games.

Source: Yokohama announcement 4/8/2016, Daily Sports 4/8/2016, Nikkan Sports 4/8/2016


[4/3/2016] Yokohama Bay Stars reach agreement with Mike Zagurski

The Yokohama Bay Stars announced on April  3 that they reached an agreement with Mike Zagurski. According to media reports, the two sides agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated thirty-five million yen. Zagurski was a member of the Hiroshima Carp last year. He pitched in nineteen games and recorded a 2.40 ERA over fifteen innings.

Source: official announcement, Daily Sports 4/3/2016