Small in stature, but big in pitching for the Hiroshima Carp
Elected by the Special Committee
Handa Commercial-Engineering School
Despite his slender frame, he was the ace of the consistently losing Hiroshima Carp (1950-63) and notched 197 victories. In 1955 he won 30 games, the most in the CL. He managed the Carp for three years (1965-67).