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Satoshi Masuda


Date and Place of Birth: October 7, 1923, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan
Date and Place of Death:    Unknown
Baseball Experience: Japanese Professional League
Position: Second Base
Rank: Unknown
Military Unit: Unknown
Area Served: Unknown

Satoshi "Toshi" Masuda was born on October 7, 1923 in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. He attended Kagoshima Shogyo high school and signed with Nankai in 1942.

In his rookie year, the 18-year-old second baseman played 22 games and batted .150. The following season he played 64 games and batted .158.

Masuda died in combat during World War II.

Date Added: February 11, 2013

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