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TOBITA, Chujun 

Manager of Waseda U.; noted for his "bushido" baseball criticism

Inducted 1960
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Ibaraki
Born December 12,1886
Died January 26,1965
Alma Mater Waseda University

His managership at Waseda (1920-25) culminated in a victory over Chicago University in 1925.As a baseball writer, he promoted student baseball, emphasizing the spiritual value of the game. He is called the mentor of student baseball.


 

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