Nobuhiro Matsuda (松田 宣浩, Matsuda Nobuhiro, born May 17, 1983) is a Japanese professional baseball player for the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks of the Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB).

Nobuhiro Matsuda
松田 宣浩
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Matsuda with the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks
Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks – No. 5
Infielder
Born: (1983-05-17) May 17, 1983 (age 36)
Shiga, Japan
Bats: Right Throws: Right
NPB debut
March 25, 2006, for the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks
NPB statistics
(through 2018)
Batting average.271
Home runs244
RBI815
Hits1,499
Stolen base123
Teams
Career highlights and awards

He was selected 2018 NPB All-Star game [jp].[1]

International careerEdit

Matsuda represented the Japan national baseball team in the 2002 World University Baseball Championship, 2012 exhibition games against Cuba, 2013 World Baseball Classic, 2014 MLB Japan All-Star Series, 2015 exhibition games against Europe, 2015 WBSC Premier12, 2016 exhibition games against Chinese Taipei, 2016 exhibition games against Mexico and Netherlands, 2017 World Baseball Classic and 2019 WBSC Premier12.

On October 1, 2019, he was selected at the 2019 WBSC Premier12.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "マイナビオールスターゲーム2018 ファン投票結果". NPB.jp 日本野球機構 (in Japanese). June 26, 2018. Retrieved June 25, 2018.
  2. ^ "「ENEOS 侍ジャパンシリーズ2019」出場選手決定について". 野球日本代表 侍ジャパン オフィシャルサイト (in Japanese). October 1, 2019. Retrieved October 12, 2019.

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