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Played a great part in inaugurating Japan Little League

Inducted 2015
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Tokyo
Born December 16,1923
Died September 11,2009
Alma Mater Waseda University

In 1964, he set up the Japan Little League to propagate hard ball baseball among elementary school students. In 1970, he set up the Chofu Senior as an intermediary to cater to young players before high school. As president of JLLBA, he devoted himself to the expansion of the base and healthy development of a young baseball population.


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