Toshiyuki Kitagawa

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Toshiyuki Kitagawa (北川 利之)

  • Bats Lefht, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 9", Weight 163 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Toshiyuki Kitagawa has played in Nippon Pro Baseball and for the Japanese national team.

Kitagawa represented Japan in the 2002 Asian Games. The Yokohama BayStars drafted him in the sixth round of the 2002 NPB draft. Kitagawa spent his nearly entire career in the NPB Farm Leagues, only had 53 appearances with the big club. He announced his retirement after staying in the ni-gun for the entire 2010 season.

Overall, Kitagawa had hit .207/.235/.280 in 6 seasons in NPB.