Hideki Matsui

Hideki Matsui

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/210 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born: Kanazawa, Japan
College: None
Draft: Undrafted
  • NBC Sports

    Rays reliever J.P. Feyereisen has shoulder surgery

    Tampa Bay Rays reliever J.P. Feyereisen had right shoulder surgery this week after experiencing renewed discomfort while playing catch, the team announced Thursday.

  • Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.

    Why did Rays give Zach Eflin $40 million?

    The Rays don’t often make headlines for the amount of money they spend, and when they do, it’s usually on extensions for their own players. Which made it even more stunning last week when they jumped early to strike a three-year deal with starter Zach Eflin for $40 million, the most they have ever given a free agent. The total, it seems, is the cost of doing business in the starting pitching ...

  • DRaysBay

    Rays acquire RHP Kevin Kelly in Rule 5 draft for 2022

    However, those numbers declined a bit as he pitched against tougher competition in the higher minor league levels; he finished the 2022 season in Triple-A. According to Baseball America, Kelly doesn’t necessarily overpower hitters, but still generated plenty of weak contact. Kelly uses four pitches and two fastball shapes, but primarily relies on his sinker and slider mix. His low-90s sinker is his most thrown pitch, driving groundball contact at a high rate and average whiffs for a sinker.