Mar 02

Farewell, Wally Yonamine

Remembrances of Wally Yonamine, the first American to play baseball in Japan after World War II, are popping up — examples here, here, here and here. Yonamine passed away Monday at age 85.

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Royals at Dodgers, 12:05 p.m.
Jamey Carroll, 3B
Dioner Navarro, C
Andre Ethier, RF
Matt Kemp, CF
Gabe Kapler, LF
James Loney, 1B
Jay Gibbons, DH
Ivan De Jesus Jr., 2B
Juan Castro, SS
(Tim Redding, P)