P Koki Watanabe #20
Age: 33 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Normal    
02/17/2029
P KOKI WATANABE #20 - AGE: 33 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - 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 6 6 6 6
Movement 8 7 8 8
Control 3 3 3 3
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Fastball 7 7
Curveball 8 8
Changeup 4 4
Sinker 7 7
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 96-98 Mph
Stamina 7
Suggested Role Starter
Type Extreme Groundball
Hold Runners 9
Defense 5
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 2
Stealing Ability: 4
Baserunning Inst.: 3
Sacrifice Bunt: 6
Bunt for Hit: 2
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
PERSONALITY
Watanabe never shows any lack of effort and has great knowledge of the game. He gets along with everyone.
High: Loyalty, Greed, Work Ethic, Intelligence
Low: Leader, Adaptability
Birthday:05/15/1995
Born in:Suita, OSA
Nationality:Japanese
Height:6' 2"
Weight:245 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:None, Free Agent
Salary:-
Signed Through:-
Major Service:10 Years, 138 Days
Service This Yr:None
40-Man Service:10 Years, 78 Days
Pro Service:16 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2013, 11th Pick in Round 1
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+
2015 Shin Seiki - LRS-JPN 20 5 5 2 3 0 6.20 24.2 26 17 17 0 19 20 0 0 1.82 .366 4.36 0.3 71
2016 Shin Seiki - LRS-JPN 21 20 20 10 3 0 4.24 123.0 118 63 58 12 67 99 0 0 1.50 .298 4.62 1.4 104
2017 Shin Seiki - LRS-JPN 22 17 17 7 2 0 3.04 103.2 74 39 35 10 44 98 0 0 1.14 .238 3.69 2.1 139
2018 Shin Seiki - LRS-JPN 23 27 19 7 7 2 4.73 116.0 123 61 61 10 47 131 0 0 1.47 .362 3.38 2.9 93
2019 Kuwana - LRS-JPN 24 14 14 7 1 0 3.13 97.2 88 36 34 6 33 84 1 0 1.24 .303 3.75 2.5 151
2019 Hyakujuu - LRS-JPN 24 14 14 7 4 0 4.27 90.2 94 45 43 6 36 84 0 0 1.43 .333 3.87 2.2 111
2019 Total - LRS-JPN 24 28 28 14 5 0 3.68 188.1 182 81 77 12 69 168 1 0 1.33 .318 3.81 4.5 128
2020 Niihama-shi - LRS-JPN 25 30 30 13 10 0 3.58 201.0 190 92 80 16 92 181 5 1 1.40 .307 3.92 4.0 125
2021 Niihama-shi - PEBA 26 33 33 10 15 0 4.62 198.2 195 108 102 23 93 143 0 0 1.45 .280 4.54 1.8 91
2022 Niihama-shi - PEBA 27 33 33 16 8 0 3.79 202.0 187 89 85 15 95 133 0 0 1.40 .281 4.02 3.2 111
2023 Niihama-shi - PEBA 28 5 5 1 2 0 4.50 26.0 25 14 13 4 9 16 0 0 1.31 .253 4.85 0.1 88
2026 Scottish - PEBA 31 18 18 2 8 0 3.65 113.1 109 50 46 5 48 69 0 0 1.39 .290 3.51 1.6 98
2027 New Orleans - PEBA 32 28 0 2 1 1 3.57 63.0 48 34 25 7 41 40 0 0 1.41 .227 5.38 -1.1 106
2028 New Orleans - PEBA 33 31 31 8 10 0 3.80 165.2 175 82 70 14 96 113 0 0 1.64 .313 4.25 0.9 96
Total PEBA 148 120 39 44 1 3.99 768.2 739 377 341 68 382 514 0 0 1.46 .284 4.27 6.5 99
Total LRS-JPN 127 119 53 30 2 3.90 756.2 713 353 328 60 338 697 6 1 1.39 .310 3.91 15.3 119
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+
2011 Osaka Toin HS - HS 16 3 3 0 1 0 6.28 14.1 20 17 10 2 5 23 0 0 1.74 .419 4.64 0.3 90
2012 Osaka Toin HS - HS 17 11 11 5 3 0 4.50 68.0 74 44 34 1 32 71 0 0 1.56 .374 4.64 1.9 135
2013 Osaka Toin HS - HS 18 11 11 3 5 0 4.98 72.1 84 45 40 3 30 77 0 0 1.58 .375 4.35 1.6 104
2013 Marduk - A 18 16 15 5 7 0 3.83 82.1 91 46 35 5 35 58 0 0 1.53 .323 3.56 1.4 101
2014 Kyoto - AAA 19 17 17 7 5 0 3.48 108.2 112 45 42 1 43 74 1 0 1.43 .340 3.29 2.5 116
2015 Kyoto - AAA 20 25 25 12 2 0 2.59 152.2 121 49 44 6 64 137 0 0 1.21 .283 3.49 3.3 159
2024 Niihama-shi - IND 29 13 13 5 6 0 3.31 84.1 83 34 31 2 29 66 0 0 1.33 .316 2.95 2.4 122
2025 Niihama-shi - IND 30 14 14 5 5 0 4.10 79.0 61 36 36 1 47 83 0 0 1.37 .300 3.26 1.8 98
Total MD-JPN AAA 42 42 19 7 0 2.96 261.1 233 94 86 7 107 211 1 0 1.30 .309 3.41 141.1
Total RK-JPN A 16 15 5 7 0 3.83 82.1 91 46 35 5 35 58 0 0 1.53 .323 3.56 100.8
Total NK-JPN HS 25 25 8 9 0 4.89 154.2 178 106 84 6 67 171 0 0 1.58 .379 4.51 116.1
Total WIL 27 27 10 11 0 3.69 163.1 144 70 67 3 76 149 0 0 1.35 .309 3.10 110.4
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+
2012 Osaka Toin HS - NK-JPN HS 17 1 1 0 1 0 11.81 5.1 11 8 7 0 4 5 0 0 2.81 .478 0.00 0.0 0
2013 Osaka Toin HS - NK-JPN HS 18 1 1 0 1 0 2.25 8.0 6 6 2 0 2 5 1 0 1.00 .222 0.00 0.0 0
2018 Shin Seiki - LRS-JPN 23 3 0 1 1 0 16.88 2.2 4 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 3.38 .400 0.00 0.0 0
2020 Niihama-shi - LRS-JPN 25 4 4 2 0 0 2.51 32.1 28 12 9 1 12 23 0 0 1.24 .293 0.00 0.0 0
2025 Niihama-shi - WIL 30 2 2 0 0 0 0.64 14.0 7 1 1 0 7 15 0 0 1.00 .241 0.00 0.0 0
Total LRS-JPN 7 4 3 1 0 3.60 35.0 32 17 14 1 17 24 0 0 1.40 .304 3.76 166.7
Total NK-JPN HS 2 2 0 2 0 6.07 13.1 17 14 9 0 6 10 1 0 1.72 .340 4.81 158.1
Total WIL 2 2 0 0 0 0.64 14.0 7 1 1 0 7 15 0 0 1.00 .241 2.91 624.0
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2011 Osaka Toin HS - HS P 3 3 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 14.1 1.26 -0.0 .000
2012 Osaka Toin HS - HS P 11 11 3 7 0 12 2 .833 68.0 1.32 +0.1 .000
2013 Marduk - A P 16 15 6 17 2 23 0 1.000 82.1 2.51 -1.5 .910
2013 Osaka Toin HS - HS P 11 11 5 12 0 18 1 .944 72.1 2.12 -0.2 .942
2014 Kyoto - AAA P 17 17 7 26 4 34 1 .971 108.2 2.73 +0.5 1.037
2015 Kyoto - AAA P 25 25 10 20 3 32 2 .938 152.2 1.77 -0.6 .958
2015 Shin Seiki - INT P 5 5 1 5 0 6 0 1.000 24.2 2.19 +0.0 1.008
2016 Shin Seiki - INT P 20 20 4 21 1 28 3 .893 123.0 1.83 +0.6 1.053
2017 Shin Seiki - INT P 17 17 3 18 0 21 0 1.000 103.2 1.82 -0.5 .963
2018 Shin Seiki - INT P 27 19 3 15 0 19 1 .947 116.0 1.40 -0.4 .926
2019 Kuwana - INT P 14 14 7 21 2 29 1 .966 97.2 2.58 -0.4 .969
2019 Hyakujuu - INT P 14 14 4 11 1 16 1 .938 90.2 1.49 -0.4 .931
2020 Niihama-shi - INT P 30 30 10 27 3 42 5 .881 201.0 1.66 -2.2 .871
2021 Niihama-shi - MLB P 33 33 10 28 2 40 2 .950 198.2 1.72 -1.4 .939
2022 Niihama-shi - MLB P 33 33 12 24 1 40 4 .900 202.0 1.60 -1.8 .886
2023 Niihama-shi - MLB P 5 5 2 3 0 5 0 1.000 26.0 1.73 -0.5 .773
2024 Niihama-shi - IND P 13 13 7 12 0 20 1 .950 84.1 2.03 -0.3 .975
2025 Niihama-shi - IND P 14 14 4 6 1 10 0 1.000 79.0 1.14 -0.2 1.000
2026 Scottish - MLB P 18 18 11 10 1 22 1 .955 113.1 1.67 -2.2 .880
2027 New Orleans - MLB P 27 0 5 7 1 13 1 .923 63.0 1.71 -0.7 1.035
2028 New Orleans - MLB P 31 31 7 25 0 36 4 .889 165.2 1.74 -2.9 1.012
TOTAL P 384 348 121 317 22 468 30 .936 2187.0 1.80 -14.8 .957
PLAYER HISTORY
06/11/2010 Joined the Osaka Toin HS Eijisu Masters.
01/01/2011 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 1 (4); Movement: 1 (4); Control: 1 (4).
04/05/2011 Injured (torn flexor tendon (elbow)), out for 7-8 months.
06/01/2011 Won the 2011 Nihon Koyaren Koshien with the Osaka Toin HS Eijisu Masters!
01/01/2012 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 2 (4); Movement: 5 (7); Control: 1 (4).
05/16/2012 Injured (back stiffness), day-to-day for 6 days.
01/01/2013 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (5); Movement: 5 (7); Control: 1 (4).
06/09/2013 Released by the Osaka Toin HS Eijisu Masters.
06/21/2013 Drafted in the 2013 first-year player draft (Round 1, Pick 11, 11th overall pick) by the Shin Seiki Evas.
07/13/2013 Signed a minor league contract with the Shin Seiki Evas organization with a signing bonus of $673,800.
08/16/2013 Injured (hamstring soreness), out for 1 day.
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (6); Movement: 6 (7); Control: 1 (4).
05/05/2014 Named the #31 prospect in the LRS-JPN
08/17/2014 Injured (back spasms), day-to-day for 2 days.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (6); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 2 (4).
05/04/2015 Named the #31 prospect in the LRS-JPN
07/19/2015 Was selected to the 2015 Minarai Doumei All-Star Game.
10/14/2015 Wins the 2015 MD-JPN AAA MD-JPN AAA Outstanding Pitcher Award.
11/06/2015 Named Minor League Pitcher of the Year by the Shin Seiki Evas organization.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (6); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 3 (4).
05/02/2016 Named the #55 prospect in the LRS-JPN
08/26/2016 Injured (torn meniscus (knee)), out for 3 months.
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: 6 (7); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 3 (4).
08/13/2017 Injured (acute elbow soreness), out for 3 months.
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: 6 (6); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 3 (4).
09/24/2018 Injured (strained oblique), out for 3 weeks.
12/04/2018 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $81,500 through automatic renewal.
12/18/2018 Was traded by the Shin Seiki Evas to the Hyakujuu Shinkansen, along with CF Ton Iwamoto, 2B Noburo Yamasaki, SP Tamotsu Taniguchi, a 1st draft pick, in exchange for 3B Kazu Sekiguchi, SP Arinori Mochizuki, a 1st draft pick.
12/18/2018 Was traded by the Hyakujuu Shinkansen to the Kuwana Steel Dragons, along with SP Toyoharu Higuchi, $4,500,000, in exchange for 3B Nobuo Ota, LF Kenshin Hirata, a 1st draft pick.
01/01/2019 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 6 (6); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 4 (4).
06/01/2019 Wins the LRS-JPN BBG Pitcher of the Month Award.
07/12/2019 Injured (oblique strain), out for 5 days.
07/28/2019 Was traded by the Kuwana Steel Dragons to the Hyakujuu Shinkansen, along with SP Toyoharu Higuchi, 3B Toshiyuki Yoshida, SP Yoichibei Sakai, a 2nd draft pick, a 3rd draft pick, a 3rd draft pick, in exchange for SP Bob Porter, CF Katsumi Hayagawa, 3B Kiyohisa Kudo, a 1st draft pick, $500,000.
12/01/2019 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2020 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 5 (5).
04/19/2020 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Naha Shisa with 9 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
05/06/2020 Injured (sprained ankle), out for 4 weeks.
07/11/2020 Was selected to the 2020 League of the Rising Sun All-Star Game.
07/24/2020 Injured (food poisoning), out for 1 day.
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 5 (5).
11/28/2021 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $1,900,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 5 (5).
11/24/2022 Signed a 4-year contract extension worth a total of $31,040,000 with the Niihama-shi Ghosts organization.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 5 (5).
04/27/2023 Injured (torn labrum (Shoulder)), out for 11-12 months.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 5 (5).
04/23/2024 Injured (partially torn labrum), out for 3-4 months.
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 5 (5).
04/11/2025 Injured (biceps tendinitis), out for 3 months.
08/06/2025 Injured (herniated disc (back)), day-to-day for 6 days.
09/25/2025 Declined his contract option.
10/19/2025 Became a free agent.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 4 (4).
06/16/2026 Signed a minor league contract with the Scottish Claymores organization.
09/02/2026 Injured (Finger blister), day-to-day for 2 days.
12/04/2026 Became a free agent.
01/01/2027 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 2 (2).
02/16/2027 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $4,000,000 with the New Orleans Trendsetters organization.
03/18/2027 Injured (Wrist soreness), day-to-day for 4 days.
05/01/2027 Injured (Sore ankle), day-to-day for 1 day.
05/29/2027 Injured (Sprained ankle), day-to-day for 3 days.
07/13/2027 Injured (Dead arm), out for 4 days.
11/30/2027 Became a free agent.
01/01/2028 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 2 (2).
03/02/2028 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $3,000,000 with the New Orleans Trendsetters organization.
05/21/2028 Injured (Mild shoulder inflammation), day-to-day for one week.
06/03/2028 Injured (Finger blister), day-to-day for 3 days.
07/05/2028 Injured (Mild hamstring strain), day-to-day for 1 day.
08/23/2028 Injured (Forearm soreness), day-to-day for 4 days.
11/29/2028 Became a free agent.
01/01/2029 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 6 (6); Movement: 8 (8); Control: 3 (3).
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year GS Rank
2020 30 8
2021 33 2
2022 33 5
Year W Rank
2020 13 5
2022 16 9
Year L Rank
2020 10 10
2021 15 6
Year Win. % Rank
2020 .565 6
Year IP Rank
2020 201.0 6
Year BF Rank
2020 868 4
Year BB Rank
2016 67 4
2020 92 1
2021 93 7
2022 95 2
2028 96 2
Year K Rank
2020 181 5
Year WP Rank
2016 8 3
2018 7 6
2019 6 7
2020 11 1
2021 17 1
2028 14 1
Year ERA Rank
2020 3.58 4
Year BABIP Rank
2020 .307 8
Year K/BB Rank
2020 1.97 10
Year RA/9 Rank
2020 12.85 10
Year HR/9 Rank
2020 0.72 3
2022 0.67 10
Year H/9 Rank
2020 8.51 7
Year K/9 Rank
2020 8.10 4
Year QS Rank
2020 17 5
2022 20 9
Year QSP Rank
2020 .567 6
Year CG Rank
2019 1 9
2020 5 2
Year CGP Rank
2020 .167 2
Year SHO Rank
2015 0 5
2016 0 5
2017 0 6
2018 0 8
2019 0 6
2019 0 4
2020 1 2
Year GB% Rank
2020 0.59 2
2028 0.58 2
Year WAR Rank
2018 3.1 8
2020 3.4 5
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