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[11/7/2014] Player Trade: Hanshin sends H. Shiranita to Orix for K. Kuwahara

by on Nov.07, 2014 @ 8:47 pm, under NPB
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The Hanshin Tigers and Orix Buffaloes announced that they finalized a one-for-one trade on Friday. Hanshin will send Hirokazu Shiranita (29) to Orix for Kentaro Kuwahara (29).

Source: official announcement (Hanshin), official announced (Orix)

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Orix Buffaloes News and Notes: November 16, 2010

by on Nov.16, 2010 @ 11:47 pm, under NPB
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Takahiro Okada currently weighs 110kg and apparently wants to lose 5kg during the off-season in order to take some of the strain off his legs (he suffered a hamstring strain in September).

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Kentaro Kuwahara started his first day of Orix Buffaloes' fall camp on Tuesday by introducing himself to his new teammates.  He then held a bullpen session under the watchful eyes of Akinobu Okada and the other coaches.

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Yokohama Bay Stars and Orix Buffaloes pull off 2-for-1 trade

by on Nov.11, 2010 @ 4:59 pm, under NPB
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11/15/2010 9:41pm JST

The Buffaloes held a press conference for Nonaka and Kuwahara today.  Nonaka was assigned the number 53 while Kuwahara was given the number 13.

11/11/2010 4:59pm JST

The Yokohama Bay Stars announced today that they will be sending 25-year-old pitcher Kentaro Kuwahara and 27-year-old infielder Shingo Nonaka to the Orix Buffaloes in exchange for 29-year-old infielder Ikki Shimamura.

Kentaro Kuwahara

YR TM G W L Sv CG ShO BF IP H HR BB HBP SO WP BLK R ER ERA WHIP
2008 YOK 30 3 6 0 1 1 345 76.0 85 8 33 7 52 2 0 44 40 4.74 1.55
2009 YOK 11 0 0 0 0 0 117 30.2 18 2 9 2 17 0 0 6 6 1.76 0.88
2010 YOK 18 1 2 0 0 0 118 25.0 25 4 16 4 19 0 0 17 17 6.12 1.64
Totals 59 4 8 0 1 1 580 131.2 128 14 58 13 88 2 0 67 63 4.31 1.41

Shingo Nonaka

YR TM G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI SB CS SH SF BB HBP SO GIDP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2002 HAM 5 6 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 .200 .200 .400 .600
2004 YOK 7 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - - -
2005 YOK 30 7 6 8 1 0 1 0 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 .167 .167 .500 .667
2006 YOK 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - - -
2007 YOK 79 140 115 22 29 5 1 1 39 8 15 7 12 0 10 3 25 2 .252 .328 .339 .667
2008 YOK 54 57 56 5 10 2 0 1 15 1 6 3 1 0 0 0 6 2 .179 .179 .268 .446
2009 YOK 7 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2010 YOK 36 7 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 .000 .286 .000 .286
Totals 220 218 188 47 41 8 2 2 59 10 33 15 15 0 12 3 37 4 .218 .276 .314 .590

Ikki Shimamura

YR TM G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI SB CS SH SF BB HBP SO GIDP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2004 ORI 7 18 18 1 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 .167 .167 .167 .333
2005 ORI 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2006 ORI 14 16 15 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 9 0 .067 .067 .067 .133
2008 ORI 48 153 139 19 41 10 0 5 66 20 1 0 1 2 10 1 34 4 .295 .342 .475 .821
2009 ORI 58 150 142 14 34 7 0 3 50 28 1 0 1 1 4 2 53 2 .239 .268 .352 .622
2010 ORI 16 53 48 6 11 0 2 0 15 1 1 0 2 0 3 0 6 2 .229 .275 .313 .587
Totals 145 393 365 40 90 17 2 8 135 49 3 0 5 3 17 3 109 8 .247 .284 .370 .656
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