Hara in 2015
|Yomiuri Giants – No. 83|
|Born: July 22, 1958|
Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan
|April 4, 1981, for the Yomiuri Giants|
|October 8, 1995, for the Yomiuri Giants|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Member of the Japanese|
|Baseball Hall of Fame|
Hara previously managed the Giants from 2002 to 2003, and again from 2006 until his abrupt resignation at the end of the 2015 season. During those tenures, he led the Giants to seven Central League pennants and three Japan Series championships. In October 2018, he was rehired as Giants manager for three seasons after Yoshinobu Takahashi announced his intention to step down. Hara also played for the Giants during his professional baseball career from 1981 to 1995.
- "Baseball: Former WBC championship team skipper Hara rejoins Giants". mainichi.jp. Mainichi Shimbun. 23 October 2018. Retrieved 23 October 2018.
- "Tatsunori Hara expected to manage Japan at World Baseball Classic". The Canadian Press. 2008-10-28. Retrieved 2008-10-28.[dead link]
- Nippon Professional Baseball career statistics from JapaneseBaseball.com
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