P Yuji Nakano #63
Age: 32 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Normal    
04/06/2026
P YUJI NAKANO #63 - AGE: 32 - 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 7 7 8 8
Movement 4 4 5 5
Control 4 4 5 5
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Fastball 9 9
Slider 8 8
 
 
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 96-98 Mph
Stamina 2
Suggested Role Strictly BP
Type Neutral
Hold Runners 9
Defense 7
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 2
Stealing Ability: 4
Baserunning Inst.: 4
Sacrifice Bunt: 9
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
03/30/2026 @ HAV Win, 11-5 1.0 2 1 1 0 0
03/28/2026 @ FLA Loss, 2-3 1.0 1 0 0 1 0
03/24/2026 NO Loss, 0-5 2.1 2 3 3 1 3 Loss
03/18/2026 HAV Loss, 1-3 1.0 1 1 1 2 2
03/13/2026 ARL Loss, 1-6 3.2 3 0 0 0 1
PERSONALITY
Easy to get along with.
High: Loyalty
Low: Leader, Greed
Birthday:06/13/1993
Born in:Yao, OSA
Nationality:Japanese
Height:6' 6"
Weight:240 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$2,500,000
Signed Through:2027 Season
Major Service:7 Years, 80 Days
Service This Yr:1 Day
40-Man Service:7 Years, 92 Days
Pro Service:12 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:2 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2014, 12th 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+
2018 Niihama-shi - LRS-JPN 24 40 0 4 3 15 2.12 46.2 29 12 11 3 25 60 0 0 1.16 .252 3.21 0.8 202
2019 Niihama-shi - LRS-JPN 25 67 0 3 3 26 2.93 58.1 40 19 19 5 21 72 0 0 1.05 .263 3.47 1.0 159
2020 Niihama-shi - LRS-JPN 26 60 0 4 1 31 2.68 57.0 28 17 17 3 25 55 0 0 0.93 .185 3.37 0.9 166
2021 Niihama-shi - PEBA 27 27 0 0 3 13 2.36 26.2 23 8 7 4 12 25 0 0 1.31 .253 4.09 0.1 177
2021 Florida - PEBA 27 37 0 1 1 1 4.55 29.2 28 15 15 3 16 27 0 0 1.48 .309 3.91 0.2 91
2021 Total - PEBA 27 64 0 1 4 14 3.51 56.1 51 23 22 7 28 52 0 0 1.40 .282 3.99 0.3 120
2022 Florida - PEBA 28 39 0 6 0 1 3.33 46.0 41 17 17 8 19 42 0 0 1.30 .275 4.63 -0.1 125
2023 Florida - PEBA 29 55 0 3 2 2 2.93 58.1 36 19 19 10 19 57 0 0 0.94 .194 4.34 -0.1 133
2024 Florida - PEBA 30 37 0 2 1 2 3.00 69.0 42 25 23 9 21 57 0 0 0.91 .188 4.14 -0.2 124
2025 New Orleans - PEBA 31 49 0 3 3 0 2.96 67.0 46 24 22 6 18 70 0 0 0.96 .241 2.87 1.2 134
Total PEBA 244 0 15 10 19 3.12 296.2 216 108 103 40 105 278 0 0 1.08 .234 3.94 1.1 130
Total LRS-JPN 167 0 11 7 72 2.61 162.0 97 48 47 11 71 187 0 0 1.04 .232 3.36 2.7 174
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 Asia University - COL 18 12 0 1 1 2 2.93 15.1 13 5 5 3 0 21 0 0 0.85 .333 2.90 0.2 130
2013 Asia University - COL 19 16 0 1 0 0 2.70 16.2 12 5 5 1 2 27 0 0 0.84 .367 1.28 0.6 146
2014 Asia University - COL 20 22 0 1 2 10 2.74 23.0 17 7 7 3 7 39 0 0 1.04 .341 2.34 0.6 153
2014 Yamato - A 20 26 0 1 3 14 4.56 23.2 13 13 12 2 21 28 0 0 1.44 .216 3.83 -0.0 78
2015 Yamato - A 21 20 0 4 1 12 2.63 24.0 14 7 7 1 11 37 0 0 1.04 .289 2.13 0.7 157
2015 Taito - AAA 21 29 0 2 5 13 5.60 27.1 33 17 17 3 17 33 0 0 1.83 .417 4.09 0.1 73
2016 Yamato - A 22 5 0 0 0 2 0.00 5.2 2 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 0.53 .222 0.39 0.3 999
2016 Taito - AAA 22 53 0 1 4 15 4.43 65.0 58 33 32 9 27 85 0 0 1.31 .320 3.80 0.4 91
2017 Taito - AAA 23 56 0 0 1 10 3.04 50.1 42 17 17 2 20 66 0 0 1.23 .345 2.68 1.1 138
2022 Chesapeake Bay - AAA 28 12 0 1 2 1 3.09 11.2 8 4 4 1 5 10 0 0 1.11 .233 3.95 0.1 131
Total GBB AAA 12 0 1 2 1 3.09 11.2 8 4 4 1 5 10 0 0 1.11 .233 3.95 130.6
Total MD-JPN AAA 138 0 3 10 38 4.16 142.2 133 67 66 14 64 184 0 0 1.38 .349 3.46 104.2
Total RK-JPN A 51 0 5 4 28 3.21 53.1 29 20 19 3 33 74 0 0 1.16 .248 2.70 211.2
Total TCC-JPN COL 50 0 3 3 12 2.78 55.0 42 17 17 7 9 87 0 0 0.93 .347 2.17 144.5
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+
2014 Yamato - RK-JPN A 20 3 0 1 0 2 0.00 4.0 1 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 0.25 .111 0.00 0.0 0
2018 Niihama-shi - LRS-JPN 24 2 0 0 1 1 13.50 2.0 5 4 3 1 3 1 0 0 4.00 .500 0.00 0.0 0
2019 Niihama-shi - LRS-JPN 25 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1.00 .000 0.00 0.0 0
2020 Niihama-shi - LRS-JPN 26 6 0 1 1 3 5.14 7.0 7 5 4 3 4 6 0 0 1.57 .211 0.00 0.0 0
2021 Florida - PEBA 27 3 0 0 0 0 6.43 7.0 4 5 5 2 3 4 0 0 1.00 .111 0.00 0.0 0
2023 Florida - PEBA 29 3 0 1 1 0 3.38 2.2 3 1 1 1 0 3 0 0 1.13 .286 0.00 0.0 0
Total PEBA 6 0 1 1 0 5.59 9.2 7 6 6 3 3 7 0 0 1.03 .160 6.53 78.5
Total LRS-JPN 9 0 1 2 5 6.30 10.0 12 9 7 4 8 8 0 0 2.00 .286 9.32 167.1
Total RK-JPN A 3 0 1 0 2 0.00 4.0 1 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 0.25 .111 0.19 999.0
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2012 Asia University - COL P 12 0 1 3 0 4 0 1.000 15.1 2.35 -0.0 .000
2013 Asia University - COL P 16 0 0 3 1 3 0 1.000 16.2 1.62 -0.1 .996
2014 Yamato - A P 26 0 0 7 0 8 1 .875 23.2 2.66 -0.2 .995
2014 Asia University - COL P 22 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 23.0 0.78 -0.1 1.004
2015 Taito - AAA P 29 0 2 3 0 5 0 1.000 27.1 1.65 +0.5 1.330
2015 Yamato - A P 20 0 1 3 0 4 0 1.000 24.0 1.50 -0.1 1.000
2016 Taito - AAA P 53 0 3 6 0 10 1 .900 65.0 1.25 -0.1 1.002
2016 Yamato - A P 5 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 5.2 1.59 -0.0 .994
2017 Taito - AAA P 56 0 3 8 1 11 0 1.000 50.1 1.97 +1.1 1.193
2018 Niihama-shi - INT P 40 0 1 7 0 8 0 1.000 46.2 1.54 +0.0 .998
2019 Niihama-shi - INT P 67 0 3 7 0 10 0 1.000 58.1 1.54 +0.1 1.002
2020 Niihama-shi - INT P 59 0 3 7 2 10 0 1.000 57.0 1.58 +0.6 1.162
2021 Florida - ML P 34 0 1 1 2 3 1 .667 29.2 0.61 -0.1 1.040
2021 Niihama-shi - ML P 25 0 1 5 0 6 0 1.000 26.2 2.02 +0.0 1.040
2022 Florida - ML P 37 0 2 1 0 3 0 1.000 46.0 0.59 +0.4 2.051
2022 Chesapeake Bay - AAA P 11 0 1 2 0 3 0 1.000 11.2 2.31 +0.0 1.032
2023 Florida - ML P 52 0 2 6 1 8 0 1.000 58.1 1.23 +0.5 1.160
2024 Florida - ML P 37 0 3 8 0 12 1 .917 69.0 1.43 +0.8 1.212
2025 New Orleans - ML P 49 0 8 5 0 14 1 .929 67.0 1.75 +0.3 1.158
TOTAL P 650 0 35 85 7 125 5 .960 721.1 1.50 +3.6 1.103
PLAYER HISTORY
06/01/2011 Released by the UAB Dragons.
06/11/2011 Joined the Asia University Geckos.
01/01/2012 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (5); Movement: 4 (6); Control: 1 (5).
04/24/2012 Was selected to the 2012 Tokyo Collegiate Circuit All-Star Game.
01/01/2013 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (6); Movement: 4 (5); Control: 1 (3).
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (7); Movement: 4 (6); Control: 1 (4).
04/24/2014 Was selected to the 2014 Tokyo Collegiate Circuit All-Star Game.
06/14/2014 Released by the Asia University Geckos.
06/21/2014 Drafted in the 2014 first-year player draft (Round 1, Pick 12, 12th overall pick) by the Kawaguchi Transmitters.
07/15/2014 Signed a minor league contract with the Kawaguchi Transmitters organization with a signing bonus of $305,000.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 6 (8); Movement: 5 (6); Control: 1 (3).
07/19/2015 Was selected to the 2015 Minarai Doumei All-Star Game.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 5 (5); Control: 1 (3).
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 3 (5).
05/30/2017 Injured (strained shoulder), out for 3 weeks.
12/01/2017 Drafted in the rule 5 draft (Round 1, Pick 9, 9th overall Pick) by the Niihama-shi Ghosts, from the Kawaguchi Transmitters.
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 8 (8); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 3 (5).
05/07/2018 Named the #83 prospect in the LRS-JPN
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: 8 (8); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 4 (4).
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: 9 (10); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 4 (6).
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 9 (10); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 6 (6).
04/24/2021 Injured (mild calf strain), day-to-day for 1 day.
06/21/2021 Was traded by the Niihama-shi Ghosts to the Florida Featherheads in exchange for MR Luis García, SP Luis Reyes, $2,000,000.
08/13/2021 Signed a 2-year contract extension worth a total of $1,900,000 with the Florida Featherheads organization.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 8 (9); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 6 (6).
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 9 (9); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 6 (6).
11/28/2023 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $1,200,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 8 (9); Movement: 6 (7); Control: 6 (6).
12/06/2024 Became a free agent.
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 8 (9); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 6 (6).
01/10/2025 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $2,000,000 with the New Orleans Trendsetters organization.
12/08/2025 Became a free agent.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 8 (9); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 6 (6).
01/09/2026 Signed a 2-year contract worth a total of $5,000,000 with the Hartford Harpoon organization.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year G Rank
2019 67 2
2020 60 5
Year SV Rank
2018 15 3
2019 26 1
2020 31 2
Year HLD Rank
2019 10 5
Year RA Rank
2019 67 2
2020 60 5
Year GF Rank
2018 26 7
2019 47 1
2020 54 1
Year SHO Rank
2018 0 8
2019 0 6
2020 0 5
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