Iguchi set to take over as Marines manager

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Oct 11, 2017

Iguchi set to take over as Marines manager

Tadahito Iguchi, a member of the 2005 World Series champion Chicago White Sox and a three-time Japan Series winner, will manage the Chiba Lotte Marines next season, according to sources Tuesday. Although a long list of Japanese players have competed in the majors, the 42-year-old ...

Iguchi to throw first pitch at White Sox game

Baseball / MLB Sep 26, 2017

Iguchi to throw first pitch at White Sox game

Tadahito Iguchi, who homered in the last game of his career last weekend, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch for his former major league team the Chicago White Sox, the club said Monday. Iguchi, who joined the White Sox in 2005 when they won ...

Marines ask Iguchi to manage team

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Sep 23, 2017

Marines ask Iguchi to manage team

The Chiba Lotte Marines have asked Tadahito Iguchi, who is set to retire as a player this season, to become manager of the Pacific League club, an informed source said Saturday. If Iguchi accepts the post, he would become the first Japanese with experience playing ...