Home Run King and a Gentleman
Written by Liz Banks   
Thursday, 01 September 2016

OhHome Run King and a Gentleman

An article by Los Angeles Times

IT is four hours before the night's first pitch will be thrown and Sadaharu Oh is already in his temple, standing behind the batting cage simulating a hitter's swing, talking religion. Oh's house of worship is a ballpark -- any ballpark will do, but in this case it's the Fukuoka Dome in southern Japan where he is manager of the Softbank Hawks -- and his temporal faith follows the scripture on hitting a baseball.

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