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AKUTA, Takeo 

Outfielder at Waseda U.; first batting champion in the Tokyo Big 6 Baseball League

Inducted 1988
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Hyogo
Born October 20,1903
Died September 5,1987
Alma Mater Waseda University

The first leading hitter in the TBBL (1925) entered the Asahi Shimbun in 1936, covering and working for the Inter-Middle School Tournament. He managed the Buffaloes (1952-57), becoming their president in 1966.


 

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