Ichiro Suzuki

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Ichiro Suzuki
Ichiro Suzuki on August 1, 2012.jpg
New York Yankees – No. 51
Right Fielder
Born: (1974-10-22) October 22, 1974 (age 44)
Toyoyama, Japan
Bats: Left Throws: Right
April 2, 2001, for the Seattle Mariners
Career statistics
(through 2012 season)
Batting average.322
Home runs104
Runs batted in660
In this Japanese name, the family name is Suzuki.

Ichiro Suzuki (鈴木 一朗, Suzuki Ichirō) (born October 22, 1974 in Toyoyama, Nishikasugai, Aichi Prefecture, Japan),[1] is a Japanese baseball player playing as right fielder for the New York Yankees.

He is the first MLB player to enter the Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame and has won a Gold Glove award in each of his first ten years in the major leagues.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ichiro Suzuki's official MLB profile". MLB. Retrieved 2009-10-28.