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 medal – first place 2009 Los Angeles Team
Asian Baseball Championship
Gold medal – first place 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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