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ONO, Michimaro 

First pitcher to win a game against an American Major League team

Inducted 1959
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Kanagawa
Born May 22,1897
Died February 2,1956
Alma Mater Keio University

First winner against American pro team in 1922.Pitched for Keio, Mita Club, and lastly Daimai, an independent pro team in 1920s.The Ono Award for theoutstanding player in the ICBT was set up in honor of him in 1956.


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