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NISHIMURA, Yukio 

Mainstay pitcher of the pre-war Tigers

Inducted 1977
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Mie
Born November 10,1910
Died April 3,1945
Alma Mater Kansai University

The ace of Kansai University when they defeated the leading teams of the TBSL (1932). In his brief career at the Tigers (1937-39), he "out-Sawamuraed the legendary Sawamura and Starffin at the decisive games in the fall of 1937.


 

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