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Hideo NomoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1990-2008 MLB Years: 1995-2008
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Played in Japan
Major Award Winner

PositionsP-339Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHideo Nomo
Height6-2Weight230BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 31,1968 [49.320]PlaceOsaka,Japan

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1995 by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Signing Bonus$2,000,000
MLB DebutMay 2,1995 [26.244]
OrganizationsLAN [7] TBA [1] BOS [1] CHA [1] CHN [1] DET [1] KCA [1] MIL [1] NYA [1] NYN [1] Awards8Awards Voting3-152
TBC Player ID652Retrosheet IDnomoh001MLBAM ID119827
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (RHP) in 1995 ... Threw a no-hitter on September 17,1996 against the Colorado Rockies and on April 4,2001 against the Baltimore Orioles ... Opening day starter for Detroit Tigers in 2000 and Los Angeles Dodgers in 2003-2004 ... Elected to the Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame in 2014
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts80Walks32Hittable67SO/BB58vsPower67Hitting30Durability59Team.498Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1990nullIntl--ST211882.912927221000235.0007601092870000.46----4.1710.992.63.692-
1990nullIntl--ST211882.912927221200235.016707601092870001.176.40--4.1710.992.63.692-
1991nullIntl--ST2217113.053129222401242.018308201282870001.286.80--4.7510.662.24.607-
1991nullIntl--ST2217113.053129222001242.0008201282870000.53----4.7610.672.24.607-
1992nullIntl--ST231882.663029117500216.215006401172280001.236.23--4.869.471.95.692-
1992nullIntl--ST231882.653029117000217.0006401172280000.54----4.859.461.95.692-
1993nullIntl--ST2417123.703232014200243.0201010001482760001.437.43--5.4710.211.86.586-
1993nullIntl--ST2417123.703232014000243.00010001482760000.61----5.4810.221.86.586-
1994nullIntl--ST25873.63171706000114.000460861260000.75----6.799.951.47.533-
1994nullIntl--ST25873.63171706000114.000460861260000.75----6.799.951.47.533-
1995Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+--ST26013.3811000005.06220161001.3110.13--1.6910.136.00.000-
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan16ST261362.54282804300191.01246354147823619551.065.830.663.6711.103.03.6842.89
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan16ST2716113.19333303200228.01809381238523411321.167.090.913.359.222.75.5933.57
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan16ST2814124.25333301000207.019310498239223310491.378.381.003.9910.112.53.5383.76
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan16ST29275.0512120200067.2573938838734101.407.581.065.059.711.92.2224.20
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn16ST29454.8217161100089.27349481156949311.447.331.105.629.431.68.4444.54
1999Huntsville StarsSouAAmil-ST30100.0011000007.05000170000.866.43--1.299.007.001.000-
1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-ST30113.71330000017.01277112183001.416.350.536.359.531.50.500-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorIntl--ST0212.63440000024.01777113253001.256.380.384.889.381.92.667-
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil11ST301284.54282800000176.01739689277816110131.428.831.383.988.222.06.6004.68
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet23ST318124.74323111000190.0191102100318918116031.479.051.474.228.572.03.4004.80
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos11ST3213104.50333302200198.01711059926962206031.357.771.184.3610.002.29.5654.03
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan10ST331663.39343400000220.01899283261011936021.327.721.064.137.881.91.7274.15
2003Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan10ST3416133.09333302200218.01758275249817711011.257.210.994.047.301.81.5524.20
2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-ST35115.71440000017.022111148251001.7311.422.084.1512.983.13.500-
2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan10ST354118.2518180000084.010577771942543041.7511.252.044.505.791.29.2676.35
2005Columbus ClippersILAAAnya28ST36233.62770000037.0301915122410001.397.230.245.309.881.86.400-
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba11,99ST36587.24191900000100.212782811651593021.7711.351.434.565.271.16.3855.49
2006Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-ST37003.0011000003.02410230001.336.00--6.009.001.50--
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca11Rel390018.6930300204.010993431003.2320.776.238.316.230.75-13.52
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1231094.243233185169201973.11768993932251908191810917351.358.051.144.138.732.11.5301.14
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter563.7217170000086.17743366461005001.417.970.624.7610.342.17.455-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter454.1015150000074.2664134644874001.477.960.725.3010.491.98.444-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0011000007.05000170000.866.43--1.299.007.001.000-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.3811000005.06220161001.3110.13--1.6910.136.00.000-
Intl Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter156923.152782681016013022101.070107360117624080000.893.00--5.0310.312.05.629-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter81663.741911910127001215.0102355050613753412006413231.287.561.013.958.872.25.551-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13104.50333302200198.01711059926962206031.357.771.184.3610.002.29.565-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8124.74323111000190.0191102100318918116031.479.051.474.228.572.03.400-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1284.54282800000176.01739689277816110131.428.831.383.988.222.06.600-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter587.24191900000100.212782811651593021.7711.351.434.565.271.16.385-
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter454.8217161100089.27349481156949311.447.331.105.629.431.68.444-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.6930300204.010993431003.2320.776.238.316.230.75--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14124.24363512100220.01971111042810121412241.358.051.144.138.732.11.5381.14
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13153.72434300000220.0195109911511625313001.417.970.624.7610.342.17.464-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan16p2628662600040003305101.091.090.091.1816072.176.000.000.0810.0045.830.000.000.000.00
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan16p273375110400300238010001.133.156.187.34314487.270.054.080.1542.3043.6819.000.000.0040.00
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan16p28306931150020013205000.159.171.232.40316575.297.073.087.1771.3342.6732.000.000.0045.45
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan16p291220110012000602000.050.050.200.2504122.000.150.150.1000.0027.270.004.5520.00100.00
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn16p2916303800030011102000.267.290.267.5578033.421.000.033.2553.0333.3311.000.000.000.00
1998Totals for NL-NL         28504900150011704000.180.196.240.43612155.250.060.080.1941.8230.9117.001.8250.0011.11
1999Huntsville StarsSouAAmil-p3013020002000100000.667.667.6671.3342031.000.000.000.6010.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-p3033000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         46020002000200000.333.333.333.666206.500.000.000.3010.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil11p30275631221050012207000.214.228.286.51416364.353.072.089.2261.5634.3822.000.000.0025.00
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet23p3136000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos11p3225010000000300000.200.200.200.400105.500.000.000.1770.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan10p3333633420130053206001.063.132.143.2759374.100.080.159.1326.7643.246.401.3563.0075.00
2003Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan10p3431654910130032506001.138.176.200.37613274.205.062.108.1714.0533.788.331.3565.0022.22
2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-p3544000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan10p3516262300110001701000.115.115.231.3466127.250.116.115.1450.0062.960.003.7026.0033.33
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba11,99p36194000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter25048522651414260013222044104.134.156.192.3489319543.235.058.085.0002.3940.8817.080.74121.2529.23
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter810020002000400000.200.200.200.4002010.333.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter77000000000300000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13020002000100000.667.667.6671.3342031.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter18338416441204180011183035104.115.139.177.3166816431.202.062.091.0002.5542.4616.640.9396.0036.36
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter275631221050012207000.214.228.286.51416364.353.072.089.0001.5634.3822.000.000.0025.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter16303800030011102000.267.290.267.5578033.421.000.033.0003.0333.3311.000.000.000.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25010000000300000.200.200.200.400105.500.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter194000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162314144291317008144029103.134.156.192.3486012352.235.058.085.0002.3940.8817.080.74121.2529.23
Average Minor - Per 162 games162203041000410008100000.200.200.200.400410203.333.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P28-191612322118.8570.640.09-----28100.019.4
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P33-22812221-3534.9711.030.15-----33100.020.4
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28P33-207168222624.9230.730.12-----33100.020.4
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn29P17-89412--16161.0000.940.18-----17100.010.5
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29P12-6762--881.0000.670.12-----12100.07.4
1999Huntsville Stars SouAAmil30P1---------------1100.00.7
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn30P3--31--441.0001.33------3100.02.1
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30P28-1761111-322221.0000.790.13-----28100.017.4
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet31P32-1901216122928.9660.880.15-----32100.019.8
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32P33-1981719123736.9731.090.18-----33100.020.5
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33P34-2201021423531.8860.910.14-----34100.021.0
2003Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34P33332181428144342.9771.270.19-----33100.020.4
2004Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan35P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35P181884514-119191.0001.060.23-----18100.011.1
2005Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya36P7---31-43.7500.43------7100.04.9
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba36P1919100216--18181.0000.950.18-----19100.011.7
2006Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha37P1---------------1100.00.7
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca39P3-4-------------3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P3237019721151811318309296.9580.920.15-----3230.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P15--351-98.8890.53------150.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2628----------
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2733----------
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2833----------
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn2917----------
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2912----------
1999Huntsville Stars SouAAmil301----------
1999Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn303----------
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3028----------
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet3132----------
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3233----------
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3334----------
2003Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3433----------
2004Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan354----------
2004Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3518----------
2005Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya367----------
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba3619----------
2006Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha371----------
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca393----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1995Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB26019.001005.0752601.8012.600.003.6010.803.000.00.000
1996Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB270112.271003.2555303.1212.270.0012.277.360.600.00.000
2006Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB37007.7133000007.01366302001.8616.713.860.002.5707.71.000
2008Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB39104.80716001015.019981317001.4711.400.601.8010.205.675.401.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs105.731046001022.03215144319001.5913.091.641.237.776.336.141.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs0210.3820200008.712010079002.1912.460.007.279.351.290.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB2612000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1996Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB2711000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3921000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs21000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs23000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Baseball America Rookie of the Year ... National League Player of the Week (June 19-June 25) ... National League Rookie of the Year ... NL Pitcher of the Month (June)4
1996National League Player of the Week (September 16-September 22) ... National League Player of the Week (April 8-April 14) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (September)3
2001American League Player of the Week (April 2-April 8)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-04-25Released by Royals 
2008-01-04ContractSigned by Royals to minor league contract 
2006-06-07Released by White Sox 
2005-07-27ContractSigned by Yankees (minor) 
2005-07-25Released by Devil Rays 
2005-01-27ContractSigned by Devil Rays (minor) 
2004-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-07-01InjuredDisabled -- inflammation in his right rotator cuff 
2004-06-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-05-28InjuredDisabled -- split fingernail on his right index finger 
2001-12-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-12-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
2000-11-02Released by Tigers. 
2000-11-01Free AgentGranted free agency 
2000-01-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1999-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-10-28Claimed on waivers by Phillies from Brewers. 
1999-10-26Released by Brewers 
1999-04-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1999-04-23Released by Cubs. 
1999-04-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1999-04-01ContractSigned by Cubs 
1999-03-26Released by Mets. 
1998-06-05TradeTraded by Dodgers with RHP Brad Clontz to Mets for RHP Greg McMichael and RHP Dave Mlicki June 5 1998 
1998-06-04TradeTraded by Dodgers with Brad Clontz to Mets for Dave Mlicki and Greg McMichael. 
1995-05-01Loaned by Dodgers to coop Bakersfield April 27- 
1995-02-08ContractSigned as undrafted Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1989-06-01Drafted by Kintetsu (Japan) in first round of 1989 Japanese draft 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1995Los Angeles Dodgers-262,000,000-------2,000,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
1995Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll262,109,000-153784++999,520109,0004,109,000
1996Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll27600,000-3091566957,870109,0004,709,000
1997Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll28900,000-29116681,182,177150,0005,609,000
1998New York MetsTeam Payroll292,800,000-1601283++1,276,192170,0008,409,000
1998Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll292,800,000-1601183++1,276,192170,0008,409,000
1999Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll30250,000-62722311,454,491200,0008,659,000
2000Detroit TigersTeam Payroll311,000,000-35315611,394,248200,0009,659,000
2001Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll324,500,000-1451184++1,897,758200,00014,159,000
2002Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll334,500,000-153983++2,011,045200,00018,659,000
2003Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll347,750,000-75791++2,163,527300,00026,409,000
2004Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll359,000,000-47395++2,070,100300,00035,409,000
2005Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll36800,000-41513542,189,055300,00036,209,000
2008Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll39390,000-75326-2,696,252390,00036,599,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red