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SUZUKI, Sotaro 

Go-between for U.S.-Japan baseball; author of books on American baseball

Inducted 1968
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Gunma
Born May 4,1890
Died May 11,1982
Alma Mater Tokyo Keizai University - Columbia University (Auditor)

Reported American baseball for the Yomiuri before he helped Shoriki invite the All-Americans in 1931 and 1934 (including Ruth). After World War II,he helped resume pro baseball and adopt the American system in running pro baseball.


 

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