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TAMIYA, Kenjiro 

.300 hitter 7 times in 15 years

Inducted 2002
Category Elected by the Selection Committee for Players
From Ibaraki
Born February 11,1928
Died May 5,2010
Alma Mater Nihon University

The southpaw turned outfielder with the Hanshin Tigers won the batting title in1958 outhitting Nagashima. For 5 years with the Daimai Orions (1959-63), he batted 2nd and 3rd in the "Missile lineup. He was a .300 hitter 7times.


 

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