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MORIYAMA, Tsunetaro 

Legendary southpaw of the triumphant Ichiko team

Inducted 1966
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Tokyo
Born April 27,1880
Died February 12,1912
Alma Mater Ikko - Tokyo Imperial University

With his legendary pitching practice, he beat the YCAC, then the strongest foreign team, four to skunk, thus establishing the third and the last dynasty of Ikko in 1902. The southpaw was the epitome of Ikko's hard training.


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