Ken Kadokura

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Ken Kadokura
Ken Kadokura 2010 (2).jpg
Starting pitcher
Born: (1973-03-09) March 9, 1973 (age 44)
Iruma, Saitama, Japan
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Professional debut
NPB: July 26, 1996, for the Chunichi Dragons
KBO: April 18, 2009, for the SK Wyverns
NPB statistics
(through 2008)
Win-Loss 78-82
Strikeout 1146
Earned run average 4.36
KBO statistics
Win–loss record 27-17
Earned run average 4.03
Strikeouts 303

Ken Kadokura (門倉 健 Kadokura Ken?, born March 9, 1973) is a Japanese professional baseball player, who has made his debut in the Korea Baseball Organization with the Samsung Lions in January 2011.

He has also played in the Nippon Professional Baseball (Chunichi Dragons, Yomiuri Giants) and the MLB (Chicago Cubs) before joining the SK Wyverns.[1] He is capable is throwing a four seam fastball, a slider, and a fork ball.


  1. ^ Kim, Jason; Kim Seek (October 22, 2009). "Shades of 2007 as momentum shifts to Wyverns". JoongAng Ilbo. Retrieved 26 June 2011.