Yusei Kikuchi

Yusei Kikuchi

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/210 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Morioka, Japan
Draft: Undrafted
  • Associated Press

    O'Neill hits 2 of Boston's 4 home runs as Red Sox beat Blue Jays 7-3 for 6th victory in 8 games

    Tyler O’Neill hit two of Boston’s four home runs, fellow Canadian Nick Pivetta pitched seven innings and the Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 on Monday night for their sixth win in eight games. One day after setting a team record with nine stolen bases, the Red Sox slugged their way to victory by going deep four times off Yusei Kikuchi, matching his career worst. Boston didn’t steal any bases, but Romy Gonzalez was caught stealing twice.

  • ABC7 San Francisco

    Jays' Kikuchi accidentally becomes part of action vs. A's

    Kikuchi cost his team an out by bolting from the dugout and colliding with an opponent on a bizarre and wild play in the 10th inning of Sunday's game against the Athletics. With the Blue Jays leading 6-3 in the top of the 10th, Davis Schneider lofted a popup into foul territory near Toronto's dugout on the first-base side at the Coliseum. Blue Jays players watching from in front of the bench scattered as Athletics first baseman Tyler Soderstrom pursued the ball.

  • Baltimore Sun

    Adley Rutschman’s two homers, Ryan O’Hearn’s late blast not enough to save Orioles in 6-5 loss to Blue Jays

    TORONTO — After getting the best of Yusei Kikuchi for years, the Baltimore Orioles couldn’t solve the veteran left-hander this time. Baltimore managed only one run against him, and Adley Rutschman’s two home runs were their only source of offense until a last gasp in the ninth inning in a 6-5 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday. Orioles top pitching prospect Cade Povich started for his ...