Shinji Mori

  • P
  • B/T: L/R
  • 6' 3" /200
  • Age: 42

Shinji Mori does not have any MLB stats for the 2017 season

Shinji Mori Bio

  • Full Name: Shinji Mori
  • Born: 9/12/1974 in Yamaguchi, Japan
  • High School: Iwakuni Kyogo
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Shinji Mori does not have any MLB stats for the 2017 season

Shinji Mori Bio Info

Graduated from Iwakuni-kogyo High School in Yamaguchi in 1993 and went to work at Shin Nippon steel, the largest steel company in Japan ... Shinji was there for four years and played on the company baseball team before he was drafted by the Seibu Lions in 1996 ... Single ... Enjoys golf ... His average score is 85-to-88 with his best a 74. 2006 Mori was signed to bolster the bullpen. A veteran from Japan, the right-hander was projected to be the team's setup man or closer. Unfortunately for the Rays, Mori suffered a torn labrum during Spring Training and missed the season. He worked all season to try to rehab the injury, and he could be ready for Spring Training 2007. 2005 On December 12, 2005, the Seibu Lions of the Japanese Pacific League accepted the Rays bid to obtain the negotiating rights to Mori and on January 11, the Rays signed him. He becomes the second Japanese player to play for the Devil Rays, joining pitcher Hideo Nomo (2005).