Coached at Nippon-Ham from 2020
Nippon-Ham announced on the 28th that Michihiro Ogasawara, head coach and batter coach, will leave the team this season due to the expiration of the contract.
Mr. Ogasawara, who joined Nippon-Ham in the 3rd place in the draft in 1996, exercised FA rights and transferred to the giant in 2007. In 2014, he transferred to Chunichi, retired from active duty in 2015, and served as a farmer coach from 2016. Return to Nippon-Ham from 2020. As a head coach and batter coach, he has supported Hideki Kuriyama, who will retire this season.
(Full-Count editorial department)