Tatsunori Hara

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Tatsunori Hara
原 辰徳
Tatsunori Hara 2009 Japan Series.jpg
Yomiuri Giants – No. 88
Manager
Born: (1958-07-22) July 22, 1958 (age 56)
Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan
Batted: Right Threw: Right
Professional debut
NPB: April 4, 1981 for the Yomiuri Giants
Last professional appearance
October 8, 1995 for the Yomiuri Giants
NPB statistics
Batting average .279
Hits 1675
Home runs 382
RBIs 1093
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Tatsunori Hara (原 辰徳 Hara Tatsunori?, born July 22, 1958 in Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan) is the current manager for the Yomiuri Giants baseball team in Nippon Professional Baseball. He also played for the Yomiuri Giants during his professional baseball career from 1981 to 1995. Hara led the Japan national baseball team to victory in the final of the 2009 World Baseball Classic.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tatsunori Hara expected to manage Japan at World Baseball Classic". The Canadian Press. 2008-10-28. Retrieved 2008-10-28. [dead link]

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Shigeo Nagashima
Tsuneo Horiuchi
Yomiuri Giants manager
20022003
2006–present
Succeeded by
Tsuneo Horiuchi
Incumbent