Shinya Miyamoto

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Shinya Miyamoto
Miyamoto Shinya, Beijing 2008.jpg
Miyamoto playing for Japan in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Free agent
Born: (1970-11-05) November 5, 1970 (age 43)
Suita, Osaka, Japan
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Professional debut
NPB: April 11, 1995 for the Yakult Swallows
NPB statistics
(through 2010 season)
Batting average .282
Hits 1832
Home runs 57
RBI 503
Stolen bases 107
Career highlights and awards
Last update: 20 March 2011
Shinya Miyamoto
Medal record
Competitor for  Japan
Men's Baseball
Bronze Athens 2004 Team Competition
World Baseball Classic
Gold 2006 San Diego Team

Shinya Miyamoto (宮本 慎也 Miyamoto Shin'ya?, born November 5, 1970) is a professional baseball player from Suita, Osaka, Japan. He plays shortstop and is currently a free agent.

He was chosen as the captain of the Japanese olympic baseball team for the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics, and won a bronze medal in 2004. He was also part of the 2006 World Baseball Classic Japanese baseball team.

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