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National News

Famed manager Senichi Hoshino dies at 70


Senichi Hoshino, the last Japanese manager of New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka and a Hall of Famer, has died, the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles said Jan. 6. He was 70.

Hoshino, the vice chairman of the Pacific League's Eagles and a former star pitcher of the Central League's Chunichi Dragons, died Jan. 4 after battling pancreatic cancer, the Eagles said.

Hoshino's best successes were as a manager. He won four league pennants with three different teams: the Dragons, the Hanshin Tigers and the Eagles. (Kyodo)



The Japan Times ST: January 19, 2018


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