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YAMAMOTO, Eiichiro 

Helps promote baseball around the world

Inducted 1997
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Okayama
Born May 12,1919
Died May 26,2006
Alma Mater Keio University

From 1951he umped for amateur baseball and in 1964 became director of Japan Baseball Federation, becoming its president in 1997. He helped get baseball into the Olympics, and now president of Asian Baseball Federation.


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