P Kenzo Nemoto #9
Age: 33 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Great    
07/06/2026
P KENZO NEMOTO #9 - AGE: 33 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
28 0 4-2 2 3.05 38.1 38 1 12 37 1.30 0.8
PITCHING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.
Stuff 3 3 3 3
Movement 3 3 3 3
Control 7 7 7 7
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Fastball 5 5
Changeup 5 5
Cutter 5 5
Forkball 5 5
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 90-92 Mph
Stamina 8
Suggested Role Starter
Type Neutral
Hold Runners 3
Defense 10
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 2
Stealing Ability: 2
Baserunning Inst.: 4
Sacrifice Bunt: 8
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
07/03/2026 @ CST Win, 5-2 3.0 0 0 0 1 1 Win
07/02/2026 @ CST Win, 8-7 1.1 3 3 3 1 0
06/29/2026 NII Loss, 3-6 1.1 6 2 2 0 0 Loss
06/23/2026 @ KUR Loss, 6-7 0.2 0 0 0 0 1
06/20/2026 CST Loss, 5-7 1.2 1 0 0 0 3
06/15/2026 GLO Loss, 4-6 1.2 1 0 0 1 2
06/14/2026 @ NJ Win, 6-4 2.0 0 0 0 0 4 Win
06/13/2026 @ NJ Win, 11-8 1.1 3 0 0 0 0
06/05/2026 KUR Win, 5-4 0.2 0 0 0 1 1
06/03/2026 @ LB Loss, 0-3 2.0 2 0 0 0 2
PERSONALITY
Good teammate who is always in on the clubhouse card game.
Birthday:06/29/1993
Born in:Neyagawa, OSA
Nationality:Japanese
Height:6' 4"
Weight:230 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$660,000
Signed Through:2026 Season
Major Service:4 Years, 61 Days
Service This Yr:92 Days
40-Man Service:4 Years, 157 Days
Pro Service:11 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Arbitration eligible in offseason
Option Years:Out of option years
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2015, 9th Pick in Round 1
JAPANESE TRIPLE A 2020 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 24 24 10 10 0 6.19 154.0 196 120 106 27 47 119 3 12.5 1 8 33.3
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF R/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 0 0 0.0 0 0 14.67 11.45 6.95 2.75 5.34 1.58 94 1.8 .340        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 303 101 19 1 19 67 22 46 3 2 4 .333 .383 .591 .973      
vs. RHB 335 95 21 3 8 53 25 73 2 5 4 .284 .339 .436 .775      
JAPANESE TRIPLE A 2020 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
Career 24 24 10 10 0 6.19 154.0 196 120 106 27 47 119  
WORLD INDEPENDANT LEAGUE 2026 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 28 0 4 2 2 3.05 38.1 38 13 13 1 12 37 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 4 2 50.0 28 10 11.97 8.92 8.69 2.82 2.53 1.30 65 0.8 .333        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 42 13 1 0 1 3 4 10 0 1 0 .310 .370 .405 .774      
vs. RHB 107 25 6 1 0 10 8 27 0 1 1 .234 .293 .308 .602      
WORLD INDEPENDANT LEAGUE 2026 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
Last Week 3 0 1 1 0 7.94 5.2 9 5 5 0 2 1  
April 11 0 2 0 0 0.73 12.1 10 1 1 0 6 14  
May 7 0 0 1 2 6.10 10.1 12 7 7 1 2 9  
June 8 0 1 1 0 1.59 11.1 13 2 2 0 2 13  
July 2 0 1 0 0 6.23 4.1 3 3 3 0 2 1  
Spring Training 6 2 0 2 0 8.44 10.2 19 10 10 1 4 5  
Last Year 9 9 1 4 0 6.20 45.0 57 34 31 11 15 25  
Career 37 9 5 6 2 4.75 83.1 95 47 44 12 27 62  
Home 12 0 1 1 1 3.50 18.0 17 7 7 0 4 19  
Road 16 0 3 1 1 2.66 20.1 21 6 6 1 8 18  
Grass 25 0 4 2 1 2.80 35.1 34 11 11 1 11 33  
Turf 3 0 0 0 1 6.00 3.0 4 2 2 0 1 4  
Night 28 0 4 2 2 3.05 38.1 38 13 13 1 12 37  
As Reliever / Substitution 28 0 4 2 2 3.05 38.1 38 13 13 1 12 37  
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+
2018 Kuwana - LRS-JPN 24 1 1 0 0 0 10.80 5.0 10 6 6 1 2 2 0 0 2.40 .409 6.28 -0.0 41
2019 Naha - LRS-JPN 25 11 6 3 2 0 6.81 35.2 45 29 27 7 12 18 0 0 1.60 .311 6.17 -0.1 70
2021 Okinawa - PEBA 27 36 19 5 11 2 6.05 129.1 175 92 87 26 40 56 0 0 1.66 .325 5.88 -0.8 71
2022 Okinawa - PEBA 28 26 20 6 8 0 5.05 123.0 143 76 69 16 36 65 0 0 1.46 .302 4.75 1.0 86
2023 Okinawa - PEBA 29 32 0 2 1 1 6.25 44.2 51 35 31 8 14 20 0 0 1.46 .287 5.48 -0.6 65
Total PEBA 94 39 13 20 3 5.67 297.0 369 203 187 50 90 141 0 0 1.55 .310 5.35 -0.4 76
Total LRS-JPN 12 7 3 2 0 7.30 40.2 55 35 33 8 14 20 0 0 1.70 .326 6.18 -0.1 67
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+
2012 Nihon University - COL 18 3 3 2 0 0 2.87 15.2 16 5 5 0 4 5 0 0 1.28 .291 3.41 0.3 133
2013 Nihon University - COL 19 11 11 4 4 0 3.76 81.1 83 41 34 8 10 72 3 0 1.14 .319 3.44 1.6 104
2014 Nihon University - COL 20 10 10 6 2 0 3.36 75.0 61 30 28 8 12 50 2 0 0.97 .244 3.69 1.5 124
2015 Nihon University - COL 21 11 11 4 5 0 4.09 77.0 77 41 35 11 12 47 1 0 1.16 .277 4.59 0.9 110
2015 Lodoss - A 21 19 18 4 8 0 4.06 133.0 135 67 60 15 49 91 6 2 1.38 .294 4.28 1.8 107
2016 Lodoss - A 22 14 14 4 9 0 3.70 99.2 84 47 41 13 27 67 5 1 1.11 .242 4.35 1.1 112
2016 Ibaraki - AAA 22 1 1 0 1 0 7.71 7.0 10 6 6 1 0 6 0 0 1.43 .409 3.56 0.1 53
2017 Ibaraki - AAA 23 20 20 8 8 0 4.62 136.1 154 75 70 17 32 91 3 1 1.36 .315 4.51 1.4 92
2018 Kyoto - AAA 24 7 7 4 2 0 3.57 53.0 51 22 21 3 13 28 0 0 1.21 .277 4.21 1.0 131
2018 Shizuoka - AAA 24 4 4 0 2 0 7.71 23.1 32 21 20 3 8 16 0 0 1.71 .354 4.75 0.3 60
2018 Total - AAA 24 11 11 4 4 0 4.83 76.1 83 43 41 6 21 44 0 0 1.36 .302 0.00 0.0 0
2020 Shizuoka - AAA 26 24 24 10 10 0 6.19 154.0 196 120 106 27 47 119 3 1 1.58 .340 5.34 1.8 92
2023 Shizuoka - AAA 29 6 2 0 2 0 3.86 16.1 16 8 7 1 4 10 0 0 1.22 .283 3.49 0.3 103
2024 Shizuoka - AAA 30 30 25 7 11 1 4.01 164.0 170 83 73 16 29 103 1 1 1.21 .291 3.80 2.0 94
2025 Kuwana - IND 31 9 9 1 4 0 6.20 45.0 57 34 31 11 15 25 0 0 1.60 .301 6.47 -0.6 66
2026 Kuwana - IND 32 28 0 4 2 2 3.05 38.1 38 13 13 1 12 37 0 0 1.30 .333 2.53 0.8 128
Total GBB AAA 36 27 7 13 1 3.99 180.1 186 91 80 17 33 113 1 1 1.21 .290 3.77 94.6
Total MD-JPN AAA 32 32 12 13 0 4.79 219.2 247 124 117 24 53 141 3 1 1.37 .313 4.43 96.7
Total RK-JPN A 33 32 8 17 0 3.91 232.2 219 114 101 28 76 158 11 3 1.27 .272 4.31 109.1
Total TCC-JPN COL 35 35 16 11 0 3.69 249.0 237 117 102 27 38 174 6 0 1.10 .282 3.87 113.6
Total JAP AAA 24 24 10 10 0 6.19 154.0 196 120 106 27 47 119 3 1 1.58 .340 5.34 92.0
Total WIL 37 9 5 6 2 4.75 83.1 95 47 44 12 27 62 0 0 1.46 .314 4.66 94.4
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 Nihon University - TCC-JPN COL 18 1 1 0 1 0 4.50 8.0 10 4 4 1 1 6 0 0 1.38 .346 0.00 0.0 0
Total TCC-JPN COL 1 1 0 1 0 4.50 8.0 10 4 4 1 1 6 0 0 1.38 .346 3.97 84.6
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2012 Nihon University - COL P 3 3 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 15.2 0.57 -0.0 .000
2013 Nihon University - COL P 11 11 10 11 1 22 1 .955 81.1 2.32 -0.1 1.059
2014 Nihon University - COL P 10 10 3 13 0 17 1 .941 75.0 1.92 -0.9 .948
2015 Lodoss - A P 19 18 11 21 1 32 0 1.000 133.0 2.17 +0.2 1.042
2015 Nihon University - COL P 11 11 6 16 0 25 3 .880 77.0 2.57 +1.3 1.091
2016 Ibaraki - AAA P 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 7.0 0.00 -0.0 .000
2016 Lodoss - A P 14 14 4 13 2 17 0 1.000 99.2 1.54 -0.5 .994
2017 Ibaraki - AAA P 20 20 12 26 0 39 1 .974 136.1 2.51 -0.2 .977
2018 Kyoto - AAA P 7 7 0 7 1 7 0 1.000 53.0 1.19 -0.5 .878
2018 Shizuoka - AAA P 4 4 2 6 1 9 1 .889 23.1 3.09 +0.5 1.147
2018 Kuwana - INT P 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 5.0 1.80 +0.0 .998
2019 Naha - INT P 11 6 0 4 0 5 1 .800 35.2 1.01 +0.5 1.203
2020 Shizuoka - AAA P 24 24 9 32 3 44 3 .932 154.0 2.40 -0.0 .967
2021 Okinawa - ML P 36 19 4 21 1 27 2 .926 129.1 1.74 -0.9 .950
2022 Okinawa - ML P 26 20 11 23 3 36 2 .944 123.0 2.49 -1.0 .940
2023 Okinawa - ML P 31 0 3 8 2 11 0 1.000 44.2 2.22 +0.0 1.031
2023 Shizuoka - AAA P 6 2 0 5 1 5 0 1.000 16.1 2.76 +0.5 1.236
2024 Shizuoka - AAA P 28 25 10 21 2 33 2 .939 164.0 1.70 -0.2 1.039
2024 Shizuoka - AAA 3B 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 2.2 3.38 +0.0 1.052
2024 Shizuoka - AAA SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2024 Shizuoka - AAA LF 2 2 3 0 0 4 1 .750 17.0 1.59 -0.0 .997
2025 Kuwana - IND P 9 9 5 7 0 14 2 .857 45.0 2.40 -0.1 1.000
2026 Kuwana - IND P 26 0 2 4 0 6 0 1.000 38.1 1.41 +0.3 1.209
TOTAL P 298 205 92 240 18 351 19 .946 1456.2 2.05 -1.2 1.011
TOTAL 3B 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 2.2 3.38 +0.0 1.052
TOTAL SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL LF 2 2 3 0 0 4 1 .750 17.0 1.59 -0.0 .997
PLAYER HISTORY
06/01/2011 Released by the Central Florida Wicked Witches.
06/11/2011 Joined the Nihon University Executives.
01/01/2012 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 2 (3); Movement: 4 (5); Control: 1 (6).
04/14/2012 Injured (partially torn labrum), out for 7-8 weeks.
01/01/2013 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 2 (3); Movement: 4 (5); Control: 1 (6).
03/30/2013 Injured (back spasms), day-to-day for 5 days.
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 2 (3); Movement: 4 (5); Control: 2 (7).
04/30/2014 Injured (shoulder tendinitis), out for 6 days.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (4); Movement: 5 (5); Control: 3 (6).
06/09/2015 Released by the Nihon University Executives.
06/21/2015 Drafted in the 2015 first-year player draft (Round 1, Pick 9, 9th overall pick) by the Kuwana Steel Dragons.
07/09/2015 Signed a minor league contract with the Kuwana Steel Dragons organization with a signing bonus of $532,000.
07/18/2015 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Marduk Nerv with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
10/09/2015 Pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Meiji Emperors with 9 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (4); Movement: 5 (5); Control: 3 (6).
07/23/2016 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Shojo Ninjas with 7 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (3); Movement: 5 (5); Control: 4 (7).
05/14/2017 Pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Niigata Gigans with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (4); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 4 (6).
05/07/2018 Named the #33 prospect in the LRS-JPN
07/03/2018 Was traded by the Kuwana Steel Dragons to the Shin Seiki Evas, along with SS Michinaga Hashimoto, CF Yoichibei Yamakage, SP Shusui Takahashi, in exchange for a 2nd draft pick, $5,000,000.
08/19/2018 Was traded by the Shin Seiki Evas to the Naha Shisa, along with MR Toin Kaneko, SS Tokuma Suzuki, in exchange for a 1st draft pick, a 4th draft pick.
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: 4 (4); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 4 (6).
05/06/2019 Named the #30 prospect in the LRS-JPN
06/20/2019 Injured (rotator cuff inflammation), out for 3 months.
01/01/2020 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (5); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 5 (9).
04/14/2020 Injured (sprained elbow), out for 4 weeks.
06/02/2020 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Sayga Shinobi with 9 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
06/17/2020 Was selected to the 2020 Japanese Triple A All-Star Game.
09/04/2020 Injured (sore shoulder), out for 3 days.
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 6 (9).
08/11/2021 Injured (hamstring soreness), out for one week.
12/01/2021 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $500,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 7 (8).
07/01/2022 Injured (back soreness), out for one week.
11/11/2022 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $800,000 with the Okinawa Shisa organization.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 7 (7).
04/29/2023 Injured (elbow soreness), out for 5 days.
08/21/2023 Injured (strained oblique), out for 4 weeks.
09/12/2023 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another 2 weeks.
11/28/2023 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $900,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 7 (7).
08/15/2024 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Lincoln Emancipation with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
11/28/2024 Released by the Okinawa organization.
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 5 (6); Control: 7 (7).
07/20/2025 Signed a 1-year minor league contract with the Kuwana Steel Dragons organization.
09/29/2025 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $660,000 with the Kuwana Steel Dragons organization.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 5 (5); Control: 7 (7).
03/31/2026 Injured (Sore ankle), day-to-day for 3 days.
04/09/2026 Injured (Sore ankle), day-to-day for one week.
05/05/2026 Injured (Sore elbow), day-to-day for 5 days.
06/23/2026 Injured (Dead arm), out for 6 days.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year HRA Rank
2021 26 8
Year SHO Rank
2018 0 7
2019 0 4
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