Kohei Sasagawa

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Kohei Sasagawa (笹川 晃平)

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 0", Weight 190 lb.

Biographical Information[edit]

Kohei Sasagawa played for Tokyo Gas in the industrial leagues after college. He helped the Japanese national team win the 2017 Asian Championship; the outfielder hit .273/.550/.273 with 7 walks and 6 runs in 5 games while having 7 putouts, one assist and no errors. He led the event in walks, drawing more than either than the entire Sri Lankan national team (6) or Pakistani national team (5). He nearly doubled runners-up Min-seob Song and Shunta Tanaka, who each had four.