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Hideki Matsui Net Worth

Hideki Matsui Net Worth is
$19 Million

Hideki Matsui Biography

Hideki Matsui is a previous Japanese professional baseball participant who includes a net worthy of of $40 million. Matsui was created on June 12, 1974 in Neagari, Ishikawa, Japan and was most well-known for his functions as outfielder and specified hitter in Major Group Baseball. Playing for both American and Japanese groups, Matsui produced his Japanese debut on, may 1, 1993 with the Yomiuri Giants, and premiered with the brand new York Yankees on March 31, 2003. He preserved a batting typical of . Hideki Matsui provides prevailed both in Nippon Professional Baseball Group, and in Major Group Baseball. His American profession statistics add a batting typical of .282, a complete of 175 house runs, and a build up of 760 runs batted in. He spent eight periods with the Yomiuri Giants. In Japan, he was a nine-time All-superstar, a three-period Japan Series champion, a three-period CL MVP, received the very best Nine Award eight moments, is a three-period NPB All-star Video game MVP, received the Japan Professional Sports activities Grand Prize in both 2000 and 2003, was the Japan Series MVP in 2000, and gained the Matsutaro Shoriki Award in 2000. As a free of charge agent, Matsui after that had one-season stints with the LA Angels of Anaheim, the Oakland Athletics, and the Tampa Bay Rays. Matsui is well known for his charitable donations to victims of the 2004 Indian Sea earthquake in addition to victims of the 2011 tsunami in Japan. Retired professional baseball participant Hideki Matsui comes with an estimated net worthy of of $19 million in 2013. Previously, he represented america and Japan baseball group where he performed as specified hitter and baseball outfielder. In 2012, he received an annual income amounting to $900,000. Hideki Matsui was created on

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Quick Facts

Full NameHideki Matsui
Net Worth$19 Million
Salary900,000 USD
Date Of BirthJune 12, 1974
Height1.88 m
Weight95 kg
ProfessionActor, Baseball player
ParentsMasao Matsui, Saeko Matsui
SiblingsTashiki Matsui
MoviesMLB: Rising Sons Return

Interesting Facts

1Most Valuable Player of 2009 World Series (2009).
2Just completed his first season as a member of the New York Yankees. [October 2003]
3Nicknamed "Shemp" by his Yankees teammates because of his similar hair style to Shemp Howard of The Three Stooges.
4Announced in a press release that he eloped, identifying his bride only as "a 25 year old civilian" from Japan; Matsui has yet to reveal her name. Speculation is that he married to win a bet he made with Derek Jeter and Bobby Abreu as to which one would get married first. (26 March 2008).
5All-time favourite is The Natural (1984)
6Named to Baseball Digest magazine's 2003 Rookie All-Star Team.
7Made major league debut on 31 March 2003.
8Outfielder with the New York Yankees, 2003-present.
9Outfielder (#55) of the Yomiuri Giants baseball team in Japan.
10Is nicknamed "Godzilla" because of his power-hitting. At the Tokyo Dome gift shop, there is merchandise (T-shirts, coffee mugs, etc.) of Godzilla in a Giants baseball shirt (with # 55, Matsui's number). Matsui is also a Godzilla fan, and at the baseball games, Akira Ifukube's famous "Godzilla" theme is played when Matsui steps up to bat.
11Hit 60 home runs as a high school student.
12Graduated from Seiryô High School.



Sawako no asa2014TV SeriesHimself
Henry & Me2014Himself (voice) Presents Japan Confidential2012TV SeriesHimself
Jônetsu tairiku2011TV Series documentaryHimself
Unite for Japan2011ShortHimself
Sunday Night Baseball2003-2010TV SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Left Fielder / Himself - New York Yankees Designated Hitter / Himself - New York Yankees Pinch Hitter / ...
New York Yankees Victory Parade2009TV MovieHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2009TV SeriesHimself
TalkAsia2007TV SeriesHimself
Nikkei supesharu kanburia kyûden2007TV SeriesHimself
History Rings True: Red Sox Opening Day Ring Ceremony2005Video documentaryHimself
Faith Rewarded: The Historic Season of the 2004 Boston Red Sox2004Video documentaryHimself - Yankees Left Fielder
2004 American League Championship Series2004TV SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Left Fielder
2004 MLB All-Star Game2004TV SpecialHimself - AL Left Fielder: New York Yankees
2003 American League Championship Series2003TV SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Left Fielder
2003 MLB All-Star Game2003TV SpecialHimself - AL Starting Center Fielder: New York Yankees
Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla2002Himself

Archive Footage

Knuckleball!2012DocumentaryHimself - Oakland Athletics Designated Hitter (uncredited)
30 for 302010TV Series documentaryHimself
J-Spo2009TV SeriesHimself
2004 World Series2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself

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