Kunihisa Taneda (種田 訓久)
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 8", Weight 140 lb.
- High School Rakuyo Kogyo High School
Kunihisa Taneda was an infielder in Nippon Pro Baseball.
He played for Nankai Doken in the industrial leagues. Joining the Nankai Hawks in 1952, he was 2 for 11 with a walk and a home run. He hit .171/.244/.268 in 45 plate appearances over 33 games in 1953, backing up Kazuo Kageyama at third base. In a similar role and nearly identical time in 1954 (49 PA, 35 G), he batted .156/.224/.311. Moving to the Toei Flyers in 1955, he backed up Yoshio Hamada at 2B and Ichiro Nishie at 3B. He hit .217/.259/.325 in a career-high 173 plate appearances and 91 games. He was 0 for 10 with a walk in 1956 to end his playing career. He had batted .189/.244/.307 with 7 home runs, 29 runs, 31 RBI and 8 steals (in 12 tries) in 290 plate appearances and 183 games.