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KUJI, Jiro 

Catcher at Waseda U. and Hakodate Ocean

Inducted 1959
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Iwate
Born October 1,1898
Died August 21,1939
Alma Mater Waseda University

The batterymate of legendary pitcher Sawamura in the All-Japan which played against the All-Americans in 1934.Fighting Spirit Award was set up in 1947 in honor of his contribution to the ICBT.


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