Atsunori Inaba

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Atsunori Inaba
Inaba Atsunori, Beijing 2008.jpg
Inaba batting for Japan in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Outfielder, First baseman
Born: (1972-08-03) August 3, 1972 (age 42)
Kitanagoya, Aichi, Japan
Bats: Left Throws: Left
Professional debut
June 21, 1995 for the Yakult Swallows
Career statistics
Batting average .286
Home runs 261
Hits 2167
Teams

As player

As coach

  • Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters (2013)
Career highlights and awards
  • NPB All-Star (1997, 2001, 2007 - 2012)
  • Best Nine Award (2001, 2006 - 2009)
  • 5× Golden Glove Award (2006 - 2009, 2012)
  • 1× Pacific League batting champion (2007)
  • 1× NPB All-Star Game MVP (2011 Game 3)
  • 2006 Japan Series Most Valuable Player Award
  • 1× Japan Series champion (2006)
Atsunori Inaba
Medal record
Competitor for  Japan
Men’s Baseball
World Baseball Classic
Gold 2009 Los Angeles Team
Asian Baseball Championship
Gold 2007 Taichung Team

Atsunori Inaba (稲葉 篤紀, born August 3, 1972 in Kitanagoya, Aichi, Japan) is a Japanese professional baseball player for the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters in Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball. He was the Most Valuable Player of the 2006 Japan Series.

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