|Yomiuri Giants – No. 40|
March 23, 1981 |
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|NPB: September 27, 2000 for the Yomiuri Giants|
(through 2013 season)
|Last update: 4 November 2013|
When he played in Nippon Series on November 1, 2012, Kazuhito Tadano was thrown out of the game because Koichi Yanada, the umpire-in-chief in the game, judged that Tadano threw a bean ball to his face. However, replays showed that the ball did not hit his face.
- "Giants crush Fighters, take 3-2 lead in Japan Series". Japan Times. Retrieved 2013-03-29.
- Nippon Professional Baseball career statistics from Japanesebaseball.com
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