Takenao Sakamoto#34 2B | Bats: R, Throws: R | Los Angeles DodgersBirth DateAugust 11, 2049 (Age: 26)BirthplaceSendai, Miyagi, JapanHt / Wt6' 2", 197 lbs.Experience4 years, 0 days (Pro: 6 years)Contract1yr, 5.85M - thru 2076
Batting
Ovr
vs L
vs R
Tal
Contact
8
8
8
8
Gap
7
8
7
7
Power
7
8
7
8
Eye
5
5
5
5
Avoid K
9
9
9
9
Speed
IF
OF
C
2/9/9
6/8/6/9
1/5/3
1/1
Career
AVG
HR
RBI
WAR
.305
56
249
13.3
PA
SB
OPB
OPS
BABIP
OPS+
1950
3 of 4
.359
.831
.316
114
Career Splits
ISO
SLG
RC
RC/27
.167
.472
294.3
10.9
wOBA
BB/K
LW
SB%
PiPA
AB/HR
.359
0.63
54.0
75.0%
3.34
31.8
Stats
STATSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2074 Season 873464399221850214600.286.333.425.758
2075 Season 154581781694121985517010.291.353.466.820
Career 470177824654311765624912319531.305.359.472.831
Recent Development
AgeDateRatingTalOvrVsLVsR
2511/7/2075Speed
255/25/2075Third Base
255/17/2075Shortstop
254/2/2075Infield Range
251/31/2075Outfield Arm
251/11/2075Stealing
249/14/2074Infield Range
249/14/2074Outfield Range
247/4/2074Infield Arm
246/18/2074Infield Range
Player Intangibles
Health
Status
Local Pop
Nat Pop
Fragile
Healthy
Ext Popular
Ext Popular
Leader
Loyalty
Winning
Greed
Intelligence
Work Ethic
Very High
High
Average
Average
High
High
10 Game Log
No game logs found.
News
DateArticle
9/14/2073Dodgers-Giants Fight Nets 5-Game Suspensions
4/23/2073Bad News for Dodgers, Sakamoto Injured
9/1/2072National League Names Rookie of Month
League Prospect History
YearAgeBest Rank
20661613
2067177
20681813
20691917
20702023
20712111
2072227
Team Prospect History
YearAgeTeamBest Rank
206616Los Angeles4
206717Los Angeles1
206818Los Angeles2
206919Los Angeles1
207020Los Angeles1
207121Los Angeles1
207222Los Angeles1
Position Prospect History
YearAgePosBest Rank
2066162B2
2067172B1
2068182B1
2069192B2
2070202B1
2071212B1
2072222B1
History
PLAYER HISTORY
07/01/2066 Entered the United Baseball League as an international amateur free agent from Japan.
07/06/2066 Signed a minor league contract ($4,999,999 bonus) out of Japan with the Los Angeles Dodgers organization.
01/01/2067 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 3 (9); Power: 2 (8); Eye: 2 (6).
01/01/2068 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 4 (8); Power: 3 (8); Eye: 2 (5).
01/01/2069 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 4 (8); Power: 3 (8); Eye: 2 (5).
01/01/2070 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (8); Power: 3 (8); Eye: 2 (5).
03/02/2070 Promoted from international complex to Short Season A Inland Empire.
04/06/2070 Named the #96 prospect in the UBL
05/15/2070 Injured (Bruised thigh), day-to-day for 6 days.
01/01/2071 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (8); Power: 3 (8); Eye: 3 (5).
04/06/2071 Named the #54 prospect in the UBL
01/01/2072 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (8); Power: 5 (8); Eye: 4 (5).
04/06/2072 Named the #43 prospect in the UBL
05/07/2072 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for 1-2 weeks.
06/27/2072 Injured (Mild oblique strain), day-to-day for 2 days.
09/01/2072 Wins the UBL NL Rookie of the Month Award.
09/01/2072 Injured (Separated shoulder), out for 2-3 weeks.
09/19/2072 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for 2-3 weeks.
11/30/2072 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2073 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (8); Power: 6 (8); Eye: 5 (5).
04/23/2073 Injured (Sprained ankle), out for 5 weeks.
06/07/2073 Injured (Stomach virus), day-to-day for 3 days.
09/14/2073 Suspended 5 games after ejection following a brawl.
11/27/2073 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2074 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 8 (8); Power: 7 (8); Eye: 5 (5).
07/14/2074 Injured (Broken bone in elbow), out for 5-6 months.
11/07/2074 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $3,700,000 with the Los Angeles Dodgers organization.
01/01/2075 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 8 (8); Power: 7 (8); Eye: 5 (5).
08/06/2075 Injured (Strained back), day-to-day for one week.
11/11/2075 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $5,850,000 with the Los Angeles Dodgers organization.
11/15/2075 Wins the 2075 UBL NL Gold Glove at 2B.
01/01/2076 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 8 (8); Power: 7 (8); Eye: 5 (5).