Takayuki Kato

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Takayuki Kato (Kyaru) (加藤 貴之)

  • Bats Left, Throws Left
  • Height 5' 11", Weight 176 lb.

Biographical Information[edit]

Takayuki Kato was pitching for Shin Nittetsu Sumikin Kazusa Magic in the industrial leagues when he was picked for the Japanese national team for the 2014 Asian Games. Kato pitched one game, starting against a Mongolian national team that went hitless against their first two opponents (China and Pakistan). He was perfect for three innings before fellow pitcher Munkhbat Dashzeveg singled in the 4th. Kato finished with 7 K, 1 H and no BB in 4 IP as he got the win. Koshiro Imamura finished with a one-hit 5th.