P Shinji 'Gimmick' Kichida #62
Age: 35 | Bats: L | Throws: L | Morale: Normal    
11/08/2027
P SHINJI 'GIMMICK' KICHIDA #62 - AGE: 35 - BATS: L - THROWS: L - MORALE: NORMAL
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
0 0 0-0 0 0.00 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.0
PITCHING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.
Stuff 3 3 3 5
Movement 7 7 7 8
Control 2 2 2 2
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Fastball 4 6
Curveball 4 7
Changeup 2 3
 
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 86-88 Mph
Stamina 2
Suggested Role Strictly BP
Type Extreme Groundball Pitcher
Hold Runners 6
Defense 5
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 1
Stealing Ability: 1
Baserunning Inst.: 2
Sacrifice Bunt: 5
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
04/05/2027 @ NIU Win, 10-5 0.2 0 0 0 0 1
03/31/2027 @ UOS Loss, 0-1 0.2 0 0 0 0 2
03/31/2027 @ CHU Loss, 3-6 1.0 0 0 0 0 2
03/30/2027 @ CIE Loss, 2-3 1.1 3 1 1 0 2
03/24/2027 @ OSC Win, 4-2 0.1 0 0 0 0 1
03/24/2027 @ ASIA Loss, 0-7 1.0 3 2 2 0 2 Loss
03/20/2027 @ WIN Loss, 2-12 0.2 1 0 0 0 1
03/20/2027 @ CHU Loss, 1-7 1.2 1 0 0 2 2 Save
03/13/2027 @ NIU Win, 6-4 1.0 3 1 1 0 2
03/11/2027 @ SJC Loss, 4-5 1.0 1 0 0 0 1
PERSONALITY
Kichida is considered one of the team leaders and has great knowledge of the game. He is popular in the clubhouse.
High: Leader, Greed, Intelligence
Birthday:02/16/1992
Born in:Habikino, OSA
Nationality:Japanese
Height:6' 2"
Weight:235 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:None, Free Agent
Salary:-
Signed Through:-
Major Service:7 Years, 1 Day
Service This Yr:None
40-Man Service:8 Years, 147 Days
Pro Service:16 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:Out of option years
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2010, 5th Pick in Round 4
MINARAI DOUMEI 2019 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 13 0 0 1 2 3.75 12.0 14 5 5 1 6 17 0 0.0 0 0 0.0
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF R/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 5 1 66.7 13 9 15.00 10.50 12.75 4.50 3.16 1.67 64 0.3 .448        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 15 4 0 0 0 1 0 9 0 1 0 .267 .267 .267 .533      
vs. RHB 32 10 2 0 1 4 6 8 0 0 0 .313 .421 .469 .890      
MINARAI DOUMEI 2019 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
March 12 0 0 1 2 3.97 11.1 14 5 5 1 6 16  
April 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1  
Career 89 20 12 9 31 3.49 162.2 152 76 63 4 55 137  
Grass 13 0 0 1 2 3.75 12.0 14 5 5 1 6 17  
Day 4 0 0 1 0 9.82 3.2 9 4 4 1 1 6  
Night 9 0 0 0 2 1.08 8.1 5 1 1 0 5 11  
As Reliever / Substitution 13 0 0 1 2 3.75 12.0 14 5 5 1 6 17  
CAREER PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2014 Neo-Tokyo - LRS-JPN 22 35 0 2 3 1 2.13 38.0 30 12 9 1 23 54 0 0 1.39 .354 2.74 0.8 199
2015 Neo-Tokyo - LRS-JPN 23 71 0 4 2 2 3.12 66.1 54 25 23 7 40 81 0 0 1.42 .305 3.79 0.6 137
2016 Neo-Tokyo - LRS-JPN 24 57 0 6 5 34 3.28 60.1 47 23 22 3 39 78 0 0 1.43 .328 3.13 1.1 132
2017 Neo-Tokyo - LRS-JPN 25 52 0 1 3 25 2.34 50.0 36 16 13 4 26 56 0 0 1.24 .250 3.26 0.7 176
2018 Neo-Tokyo - LRS-JPN 26 23 0 2 1 14 1.08 25.0 16 3 3 1 10 38 0 0 1.04 .306 2.08 0.8 398
2019 Neo-Tokyo - LRS-JPN 27 39 0 1 8 15 7.46 41.0 50 36 34 7 28 45 0 0 1.90 .381 5.61 -0.3 62
2020 Lupin - LRS-JPN 28 40 0 1 1 4 5.15 43.2 42 27 25 2 26 37 0 0 1.56 .317 3.92 0.5 89
2021 Lupin - PEBA 29 16 0 1 0 0 4.91 18.1 22 10 10 1 12 16 0 0 1.85 .375 4.25 0.1 88
2022 Amsterdam - PEBA 30 12 0 0 2 0 6.75 4.0 3 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 1.50 .231 4.77 -0.0 62
2023 Rio Grande Valley - PEBA 31 14 0 1 0 0 5.79 9.1 6 6 6 1 8 13 0 0 1.50 .263 4.86 -0.1 69
2024 London - PEBA 32 7 0 1 0 0 0.00 8.2 4 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0.69 .174 2.96 0.1 999
Total PEBA 49 0 3 2 0 4.24 40.1 35 19 19 2 25 33 0 0 1.49 .297 4.17 0.1 277
Total LRS-JPN 317 0 17 23 95 3.58 324.1 275 142 129 25 192 389 0 0 1.44 .318 3.58 4.2 153
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2010 Chiben HS - HS 18 17 0 1 3 0 3.62 27.1 24 11 11 1 6 39 0 0 1.10 .397 2.32 0.8 123
2010 Lodoss - A 18 20 0 1 2 0 2.36 26.2 23 7 7 3 3 8 0 0 0.97 .250 3.34 -0.2 111
2011 Sentai - A 19 5 5 3 2 0 2.67 30.1 24 10 9 0 13 14 0 0 1.22 .258 2.90 0.4 107
2011 Ibaraki - AAA 19 7 6 0 0 0 7.24 13.2 19 13 11 0 10 4 0 0 2.12 .333 4.84 -0.0 53
2012 Gojira - AAA 20 34 14 7 7 12 4.15 95.1 97 48 44 3 29 70 0 0 1.32 .328 3.39 1.7 94
2013 Niigata - AAA 21 35 0 5 1 17 0.65 41.2 22 10 3 0 10 46 0 0 0.77 .220 1.97 1.2 617
2019 Niigata - AAA 27 13 0 0 1 2 3.75 12.0 14 5 5 1 6 17 0 0 1.67 .448 3.16 0.3 131
2021 Yamauchi - AAA 29 36 0 5 2 2 2.08 52.0 35 13 12 0 19 57 0 0 1.04 .271 2.30 1.5 211
2022 Cary - A 30 19 0 1 1 14 2.29 19.2 11 5 5 0 4 27 0 0 0.76 .275 1.61 0.7 176
2022 New Haven - AA 30 14 0 0 0 8 0.00 17.1 5 0 0 0 3 21 0 0 0.46 .143 1.17 0.7 999
2022 Providence - AAA 30 16 0 1 0 0 3.09 11.2 18 5 4 1 7 14 0 0 2.14 .447 3.78 0.1 131
2023 Texarkana - AAA 31 37 0 1 0 3 1.32 34.0 24 5 5 1 15 32 0 0 1.15 .261 3.10 0.5 293
2024 Leeds - AAA 32 4 0 0 1 0 8.59 7.1 8 7 7 1 6 6 0 0 1.91 .350 5.03 -0.1 43
2025 Fayetteville - AAA 33 10 0 0 0 6 2.38 11.1 8 3 3 0 3 13 0 0 0.97 .333 1.93 0.3 148
Total GBB AAA 103 0 7 3 11 2.40 116.1 93 33 31 3 50 122 0 0 1.23 .301 2.82 210.2
Total GNL AA 14 0 0 0 8 0.00 17.1 5 0 0 0 3 21 0 0 0.46 .143 1.17 999.0
Total NAFTA A 19 0 1 1 14 2.29 19.2 11 5 5 0 4 27 0 0 0.76 .275 1.61 175.6
Total MD-JPN AAA 89 20 12 9 31 3.49 162.2 152 76 63 4 55 137 0 0 1.27 .313 3.13 227.3
Total RK-JPN A 25 5 4 4 0 2.53 57.0 47 17 16 3 16 22 0 0 1.11 .254 3.11 108.6
Total NK-JPN HS 17 0 1 3 0 3.62 27.1 24 11 11 1 6 39 0 0 1.10 .397 2.32 123.4
CAREER POSTSEASON PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2010 Chiben HS - NK-JPN HS 18 3 0 1 0 0 7.71 2.1 3 4 2 0 1 3 0 0 1.71 .333 0.00 0.0 0
2011 Sentai - RK-JPN A 19 1 1 0 1 0 4.50 6.0 5 3 3 0 2 6 0 0 1.17 .333 0.00 0.0 0
2014 Neo-Tokyo - LRS-JPN 22 3 0 0 1 0 5.40 1.2 2 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 1.80 .250 0.00 0.0 0
2017 Neo-Tokyo - LRS-JPN 25 6 0 0 0 5 0.00 5.0 2 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0.60 .200 0.00 0.0 0
2023 Texarkana - GBB AAA 31 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00 .000 0.00 0.0 0
Total GBB AAA 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00 .000 0.00 999.0
Total LRS-JPN 9 0 0 1 5 1.35 6.2 4 1 1 1 2 7 0 0 0.90 .214 3.77 768.9
Total RK-JPN A 1 1 0 1 0 4.50 6.0 5 3 3 0 2 6 0 0 1.17 .333 1.34 63.3
Total NK-JPN HS 3 0 1 0 0 7.71 2.1 3 4 2 0 1 3 0 0 1.71 .333 2.64 57.9
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2010 Lodoss - A P 20 0 2 7 0 10 1 .900 26.2 3.04 -0.5 .000
2010 Chiben HS - HS P 17 0 0 10 0 10 0 1.000 27.1 3.29 -0.0 .000
2011 Ibaraki - AAA P 7 6 4 0 0 5 1 .800 13.2 2.63 -0.0 .000
2011 Sentai - A P 5 5 1 6 0 7 0 1.000 30.1 2.08 -0.2 .000
2012 Gojira - AAA P 34 14 8 21 1 31 2 .935 95.1 2.74 +0.1 .000
2013 Niigata - AAA P 35 0 3 6 0 9 0 1.000 41.2 1.94 -0.0 1.010
2014 Neo-Tokyo - INT P 35 0 1 9 1 10 0 1.000 38.0 2.37 +0.0 1.008
2015 Neo-Tokyo - INT P 71 0 2 10 0 14 2 .857 66.1 1.63 +0.0 1.008
2016 Neo-Tokyo - INT P 57 0 1 7 0 8 0 1.000 60.1 1.19 +0.0 1.011
2017 Neo-Tokyo - INT P 52 0 2 6 0 9 1 .889 50.0 1.44 -0.5 .865
2018 Neo-Tokyo - INT P 23 0 1 6 0 7 0 1.000 25.0 2.52 +0.5 1.122
2019 Niigata - AAA P 13 0 0 3 0 3 0 1.000 12.0 2.25 -0.0 1.003
2019 Neo-Tokyo - INT P 39 0 2 6 0 8 0 1.000 41.0 1.76 +0.1 1.002
2020 Lupin - INT P 37 0 1 8 0 9 0 1.000 43.2 1.85 +0.1 1.033
2021 Lupin - ML P 16 0 1 4 0 5 0 1.000 18.1 2.45 +0.0 1.040
2021 Yamauchi - AAA P 35 0 5 7 1 12 0 1.000 52.0 2.08 +0.1 1.036
2022 Amsterdam - ML P 8 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 4.0 2.25 -0.0 .000
2022 Providence - AAA P 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 11.2 0.00 -0.0 .000
2022 New Haven - AA P 14 0 2 4 0 6 0 1.000 17.1 3.12 +0.5 1.199
2022 Cary - A P 19 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 19.2 0.92 +0.0 1.028
2023 Rio Grande Valley - ML P 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 9.1 0.00 -0.0 .000
2023 Texarkana - AAA P 34 0 2 3 1 5 0 1.000 34.0 1.32 -0.1 1.030
2024 London - ML P 7 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 8.2 1.04 -0.0 1.010
2024 Leeds - AAA P 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 1.000 7.1 2.45 -0.0 1.005
2025 Fayetteville - AAA P 10 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 11.1 0.79 +0.5 2.040
TOTAL P 618 25 40 128 4 175 7 .960 765.0 1.98 +0.4 1.034
PLAYER HISTORY
11/03/2009 Joined the Chiben HS Namami Samurai.
01/01/2010 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 14 (71); Movement: 1 (55); Control: 11 (71).
04/13/2010 Injured (oblique strain), out for 2 weeks.
06/10/2010 Won the 2010 Nihon Koyaren Koshien with the Chiben HS Namami Samurai!
06/11/2010 Released by the Chiben HS Namami Samurai.
06/20/2010 Drafted in the 2010 first-year player draft (Round 4, Pick 5, 41st overall Pick) by the Kuwana Steel Dragons.
09/28/2010 Injured (chronic back soreness), out for 3-4 weeks.
01/01/2011 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (8); Movement: 2 (8); Control: 2 (7).
05/02/2011 Named the #3 prospect in the LRS-JPN
06/09/2011 Injured (strained abdominal muscle), out for 4 weeks.
08/11/2011 Injured (migraine), day-to-day for 2 days.
08/12/2011 Was traded by the Kuwana Steel Dragons to the Hyakujuu Shinkansen, along with SP C. Parker, 1B S. Kodo, a 1st draft pick, in exchange for CF M. Inoue, SS M. Brown, CL N. Mori.
01/01/2012 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (9); Movement: 6 (8); Control: 3 (7).
05/07/2012 Named the #4 prospect in the LRS-JPN
05/12/2012 Injured (tired arm), out for 1-2 weeks.
07/04/2012 Injured (wrist soreness), day-to-day for 5 days.
09/03/2012 Injured (sore back), day-to-day for 1 day.
12/06/2012 Was traded by the Hyakujuu Shinkansen to the Neo-Tokyo Akira, along with LF K. Tanaka, in exchange for CF N. Sugiyama, CF S. Ohayashi, CL S. Kawai, a 7th draft pick, a 8th draft pick, a 9th draft pick, a 10th draft pick, $2,000,000.
01/01/2013 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 8 (10); Movement: 7 (9); Control: 3 (7).
07/14/2013 Was selected to the 2013 Minarai Doumei All-Star Game.
07/31/2013 Injured (strained oblique), out for 4 weeks.
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 9 (10); Movement: 8 (9); Control: 3 (7).
08/03/2014 Was selected to the 2014 League of the Rising Sun All-Star Game.
08/09/2014 Injured (torn meniscus (knee)), out for 2 months.
12/05/2014 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $52,800 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 10 (10); Movement: 9 (9); Control: 3 (7).
06/03/2015 Injured (back tightness), day-to-day for 4 days.
07/31/2015 Was selected to the 2015 League of the Rising Sun All-Star Game.
09/22/2015 Injured (finger blister), day-to-day for 4 days.
11/30/2015 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $52,800 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 10 (10); Movement: 9 (9); Control: 4 (6).
06/01/2016 Wins the LRS-JPN SSG Pitcher of the Month Award.
07/31/2016 Was selected to the 2016 League of the Rising Sun All-Star Game.
11/29/2016 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $81,500 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 10 (10); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 4 (6).
05/18/2017 Injured (food poisoning), out for 2 days.
11/09/2017 Won the 2017 League of the Rising Sun Neo-Tokyo Cup with the Neo-Tokyo Akira!
12/04/2017 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $81,500 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 10 (10); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 5 (7).
04/12/2018 Injured (back tightness), day-to-day for 1 day.
07/08/2018 Injured (ruptured ulnar collateral ligament), out for 12-13 months.
08/05/2018 Was selected to the 2018 League of the Rising Sun All-Star Game.
12/04/2018 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $81,500 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2019 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 9 (9); Movement: 9 (9); Control: 5 (5).
11/28/2019 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $780,000 through arbitration.
12/09/2019 Was traded by the Neo-Tokyo Akira to the Lupin Cliff Hangers, along with 1B Hirotsugu Tenno, SS Tsunesaburo Sugimoto, a 3rd draft pick, in exchange for 2B Toshiro Okamoto, MR Yasushi Yamasaki, RF Taizo Nii, SP Tsuneyo Ito.
01/01/2020 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 8 (8); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 4 (4).
03/27/2020 Signed a 2-year contract extension worth a total of $2,040,000 with the Lupin Cliff Hangers organization.
10/25/2020 Won the 2020 League of the Rising Sun Neo-Tokyo Cup with the Lupin Cliff Hangers!
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 8 (8); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 4 (4).
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 8 (8); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 3 (3).
04/04/2022 Was traded by the Lupin Cliff Hangers to the Amsterdam Lions in exchange for 3B Larry Martin, a 7th draft pick, $100,000.
04/25/2022 Injured (sprained ankle), day-to-day for 4 days.
12/01/2022 Became a free agent.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (8); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 4 (4).
04/05/2023 Signed a minor league contract with the Rio Grande Valley Ocelots organization.
12/01/2023 Became a free agent.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (8); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 4 (4).
09/04/2024 Signed a minor league contract with the London Underground organization.
12/06/2024 Became a free agent.
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (8); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 4 (4).
04/03/2025 Signed a minor league contract with the New Orleans Trendsetters organization.
05/07/2025 Was granted free agency by the New Orleans organization.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 6 (7); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 4 (4).
01/01/2027 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (5); Movement: 7 (8); Control: 2 (2).
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year G Rank
2015 71 3
2016 57 9
Year L Rank
2019 8 9
Year SV Rank
2016 34 1
2017 25 4
2018 14 6
2019 15 5
2020 4 7
Year HLD Rank
2015 28 1
2020 12 8
Year RA Rank
2015 71 3
2016 57 8
Year GF Rank
2016 50 3
2017 43 4
2019 32 5
Year SHO Rank
2014 0 10
2015 0 5
2016 0 5
2017 0 6
2018 0 8
2019 0 6
2020 0 7
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