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Tuffy Rhodes Sets New NPB Ejection Record

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Tuffy Rhodes Sets New NPB Ejection Record
Yomiuri Giants outfielder Tuffy Rhodes was ejected from the May 29th game against the Orix Buffaloes for arguing a called third strike, making it the 9th time in his career, putting him in the number one spot for career ejections from games. Here is a list of the top ejectees in NPB history:
#  Name                Last/Current Team#  Name                Last/Current Team
9 Tuffy Rhodes* Yomiuri Giants
8 Masaichi Kaneda Lotte Manager
7 Sadayoshi Fujimoto Hanshin Tigers Manager
7 Keiji Osawa Nippon Ham Fighters Manager
5 Akira Ogi* Orix Buffaloes
5 Yasunori Oshima Nippon Ham Fighters Manager
5 Seiichi Hoshino Hanshin Tigers Manager
*=active player/manager

Source: Sankei Sports (Japanese only)
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