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 Hiromitsu Kadota

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Hiromitsu Kadota Famous memorial

Birth
Sanyōonoda-shi, Yamaguchi, Japan
Death
23 Jan 2023 (aged 74)
Akō-gun, Hyōgo, Japan
Burial
Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID
248828115 View Source

Professional Baseball Player. He was a Nippon Professional Baseball outfielder that made his debut in 1970. During his 22-year career, he played for the Nankai Hawks (1970 to 1988), the Orix Braves (1989 to 1990), and the Fukuoka Daiei Hawks (1991 to 1992). As a professional, he posted a batting average of .289 made 567 home runs, and batted in 1678 runs. In the 1981 season, he won the Comeback Player of the Year Award. He made his final appearance in 1992 with the Fukuoka Daiei Hawks. His biggest honor was being inducted into the Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006. After retiring from the field he remained active in the league by becoming an announcer. He passed away at his home at the age of 74.

Professional Baseball Player. He was a Nippon Professional Baseball outfielder that made his debut in 1970. During his 22-year career, he played for the Nankai Hawks (1970 to 1988), the Orix Braves (1989 to 1990), and the Fukuoka Daiei Hawks (1991 to 1992). As a professional, he posted a batting average of .289 made 567 home runs, and batted in 1678 runs. In the 1981 season, he won the Comeback Player of the Year Award. He made his final appearance in 1992 with the Fukuoka Daiei Hawks. His biggest honor was being inducted into the Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006. After retiring from the field he remained active in the league by becoming an announcer. He passed away at his home at the age of 74.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Alan
  • Added: 24 Jan 2023
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 248828115
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/248828115/hiromitsu-kadota: accessed ), memorial page for Hiromitsu Kadota (26 Feb 1948–23 Jan 2023), Find a Grave Memorial ID 248828115; Burial Details Unknown; Maintained by Find a Grave.