Ryan Yoshitomo Kurosaki
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 160 lb.
- School University of Nebraska
- High School Kalani High School
- Debut May 20, 1975
- Final Game June 16, 1975
- Born July 3, 1952 in Honolulu, HI USA
Ryan Kurosaki was the first American of Japanese ancestry to play in the major leagues, which he did in 1975, with the St. Louis Cardinals. He was three years younger than catcher Ted Simmons. The manager of the team was Red Schoendienst.
He ended up pitching five years at Arkansas (along with three years at Springfield) and after baseball as of 1997 made his home in Little Rock, AR.
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