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Kazuyoshi Tatsunami
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Chunichi Dragons — No. 3
Infielder
Bats: Left Throws: Right
Professional debut
April 8, 1988 for the Chunichi Dragons
statistics
(through 2008 season)
Batting average     .284
Home runs     170
Runs batted in     1020
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Kazuyoshi Tatsunami (Japanese:立浪 和義, August 19, 1969 in Settsu, Osaka, Japan) is a professional baseball player for the Nippon Professional Baseball Chunichi Dragons, having played his professional career for them since his debut in 1988. He was drafted in the first round in the 1987 NPB Draft.

Tatsunami holds the all-time NPB double record with 487, and is a member of the Meikyukai (Association of Great Players, or Golden Players Club).

After the 2009 season, Tatsunami retired, having seen his skills and playing time diminish for the last few seasons. He retired with a career .285 batting average, 171 home runs, 1,037 RBI, and 2,480 hits.

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Awards
Preceded by
Yukio Arai
Central League Rookie of the Year
1988
Succeeded by
Kenji Tomashino
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