Eddie Eizaburo Kitagawa

Baseball Card - Eddie Eizaburo Kitagawa

Centre field, manager 1917-1931

Long career player with the Asahis, three times champion. Early team mainstay with brothers Mickey Kitagawa and Yo Horii. A hard hitter always at the top of the batting order. Big 1920 season stealing 24 bases and earning awards for most bases on balls and leading outfielder. Toured Japan with Asahi all-star team in 1921. Asahi team captain, nigun coach, and later team manager 1930-1931.

Awards

1920 Leading Outfielder and Most Bases on Balls,
City Senior Amateur Baseball League

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