Hiroyasu Tanaka (01)
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 8", Weight 151 lb.
- School Chuo University
- High School Iwaki High School
- Born April 4, 1939 in Fukushima Prefecture Japan
SS-OF Hiroyasu Tanaka spent four seasons with the Chunichi Dragons. He was 2 for 8 with a walk and 2 runs in 22 games in 1962. He played 86 games in 1963, going 0 for 11. He pinch-ran frequently, scoring 15 runs and going 5-for-10 in steal attempts. Tanaka was 0 for 2 in 1964 and struck out in his only at-bat in 1965. In 115 games in NPB, he only had 22 at-bats, getting two hits and a walk. He struck out 8 times. He stole 5 bases in 10 tries and scored 18 runs.
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