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UTSUMI, Kohzo 

President of Meiji U. Baseball Club

Inducted 1973
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Kanagawa
Born 1872
Died 1935
Alma Mater Tokyo Imperial University

Started the Meiji Nine in 1910 and was its head until 1929. He defended baseball when its baneful influence was much talked about. He was most influential in starting the TBSL by ending the long suspension of the Waseda-Keio rivalry.


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