1965 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Roster

Japan Pacific League (JPPL) - Class: Foreign Major
Team Record: 46-92
6th in the JPPL
Manager: Yoshiyuki Iwamoto (46-92)
Location: Osaka, Japan
Ballpark: Nippon Life Stadium, Fujiidera Stadium

1965 Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes Statistics

The Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes of the Japan Pacific League ended the 1965 season with a record of 46 wins and 92 losses, sixth in the JPPL.

The Kintetsu Buffaloes plated 397 runs, worst in the circuit, and surrendered 574 runs, most in the league. Masahiro Doi paced Osaka with 24 home runs, while Hachiro Yamamoto walloped 20 or more also. Masahiro Doi drove in 61 runs. Takashi Takagi and Akitoshi Kodama topped all regular batters by hitting .304. Toshiaki Tokuhisa led the squad with 10 wins and a team-best 2.96 ERA, leading qualifying pitchers. Yoshiyuki Iwamoto served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Takeo YoshizawaRRJuly 15, 19335'7"165Higashi Chikuma-gun, Nagano JP
Koichiro SasakiRRAugust 30, 19436'0"182, Gifu JP
Takaharu SakaiRRNovember 25, 19415'10"165, Oita JP
Takao OsakiRRApril 24, 19426'0"165Kyoto, Kyoto JP
Hiroyuki OsadaRLJune 3, 19395'10"154, Miyazaki JP
Noboru MakinoRRJune 5, 19375'9"154Takefu, Fukui JP
Tsutomu KurodaRRAugust 28, 19365'11"154Fujisawa, Kanagawa JP
Yukihiro KuboRRApril 2, 19405'11"165, Mie JP
Kosei KomoriRRNovember 2, 19315'8"156Matsumoto, Nagano JP
Koji ShimadaRRApril 12, 19365'8"165Yokaichi, Mie JP
Takashi TakagiLLJune 17, 19405'11"176, Osaka JP
Mitsuo TakeshitaRRJune 9, 19385'8"165, Shimane JP
Tomonori YasuiRRJanuary 25, 19435'10"145Nishinomiya, Hyogo JP
Kunimitsu YanouraRRFebruary 23, 19415'10"145, Manchuria CN
Shigemasa YamamotoRRMarch 1, 19445'9"165, Hyogo JP
Hachiro YamamotoRRSeptember 17, 19375'8"143, Osaka JP
Katsukuni YamadaRRFebruary 9, 19445'11"170, Fukuoka JP
Takashi WakisakaRRJune 30, 19456'0"176, Kumamoto JP
Toshiaki TokuhisaRRDecember 8, 19425'11"202Tosashimizu, Kochi JP
Osamu TanabeRRApril 23, 19445'10"165, Tokushima JP
Hiroyoshi KodamaRRMarch 13, 19425'8"167Tsuna-gun, Hyogo JP
Akitoshi KodamaRRJune 10, 19355'8"154Amagasaki, Hyogo JP
Katsumi InoueLLAugust 25, 19425'10"180, Hyogo JP
Teruo IkoLLApril 9, 19345'8"170Neyagawa, Osaka JP
Seiichi HiraiRRAugust 8, 19425'10"162, Fukuoka JP
Takashi HashimotoRRJune 21, 19466'0"178, Fukuoka JP
Masaru FukuharaRRApril 19, 19405'11"154Masuda, Shimane JP
Masahiro DoiRRDecember 8, 19435'11"178Kashiwahara, Osaka JP
Dick DeSaRRFebruary 3, 19416'0"176Honomu, HI US
Roberto BarbonMarch 13, 1933
Yukio ItoFebruary 17, 1943
Koritsu IwagamiRRMay 7, 19385'8"162Yofu-gun, Hyogo JP
Yasuro IwakiRRMarch 18, 19465'7"167Nishinari Ward, Osaka JP
Koichi KitagawaLLJune 29, 19415'10"158Nishinomiya, Hyogo JP
Katsuo KimuraRRApril 25, 19395'10"170, Gifu JP
Gunji KimuraRRJuly 7, 19385'8"147, Ehime JP
Shojiro KikukawaRRFebruary 7, 19455'8"150, Nagasaki JP
Yoshitaka KiharaRRJuly 12, 19426'0"162, Wakayama JP
Yasuo KawauchiRRNovember 27, 19455'9"165Fujitsu, Saga JP
Yoshihiro KawarataniRRMarch 21, 19365'10"160, Hyogo JP
Seiji KamibayashiRRAugust 8, 19425'8"160, Hiroshima JP
Satomi BandoRRJanuary 1, 19425'11"185Itano-gun, Tokushima JP



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