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IKEDA, Tsuneo 

Promotes baseball in Japan and abroad through his publications

Inducted 1989
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Niigata
Born May 3,1911
Died February 9,2002
Alma Mater Waseda University

In the 1930s he wrote for Baseball World, becoming its chief editor in 1937. He founded Baseball Magazine Co. in 1946 and promoted baseball by publication. In 1986 he introduced baseball to the USSR.


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