Hideki Irabu, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Hideki Irabu

baseball player

Date of Birth: 05-May-1969

Place of Birth: Amagasaki, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan

Date of Death: 27-Jul-2011

Profession: baseball player

Nationality: Japan

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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About Hideki Irabu

  • Hideki Irabu (??? ??, Irabu Hideki, May 5, 1969 – July 27, 2011) was a Japanese professional baseball player of American and Japanese mixed ancestry.
  • He played professionally in both Japan and the United States.
  • Irabu left Japan for the San Diego Padres under a controversial deal that would lead to future changes.
  • In 1997, he joined the New York Yankees to much fanfare; however, he was ultimately unsuccessful in the MLB.
  • Irabu died by suicide in 2011.

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