Kan Otake

Kan Otake (大竹 寛, Ōtake Kan, born May 21, 1983 in Saitama Prefecture, Japan) is a Japanese professional baseball pitcher for the Yomiuri Giants of the Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB). He previously played for the Hiroshima Toyo Carp.

Kan Otake
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Otake with the Hiroshima Toyo Carp
Yomiuri Giants – No. 17
Pitcher
Born: (1983-05-21) May 21, 1983 (age 37)
Yashio, Saitama, Japan
Bats: Right Throws: Right
NPB debut
September 26, 2003, for the Hiroshima Toyo Carp
NPB statistics
(through 2020 season)
Win–loss record102-101
Earned run average3.77
Strikeouts1186
Saves17
Holds25
Teams
Career highlights and awards
Medals
Men's baseball
Representing  Japan
WBSC Premier 12
Gold medal – first place 2019 Tokyo Team

CareerEdit

In 2001 NPB draft [jp], Hiroshima Toyo Carp selected him in the first round.[1]

Otake represented the Japan national baseball team at the 2000 World Junior Baseball Championship and 2019 WBSC Premier 12.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2001年 新人選手選択会議(ドラフト会議)広島東洋カープ 選択選手一覧". NPB.jp 日本野球機構 (in Japanese).

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