P Kazuhiko 'Dusty' Nishiyama #40
Age: 32 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Great    
06/07/2026
P KAZUHIKO 'DUSTY' NISHIYAMA #40 - AGE: 32 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
12 12 4-4 0 3.89 76.1 72 13 19 57 1.19 0.1
PITCHING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.
Stuff 6 5 6 6
Movement 5 5 5 5
Control 7 7 7 7
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Fastball 7 7
Slider 9 9
Changeup 8 8
 
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 95-97 Mph
Stamina 8
Suggested Role Starter
Type Neutral
Hold Runners 6
Defense 6
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 1
Stealing Ability: 1
Baserunning Inst.: 1
Sacrifice Bunt: 9
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
06/04/2026 @ REN Loss, 2-4 X 7.0 7 3 3 0 6 Loss
05/30/2026 @ TOY Win, 5-4 X 6.1 5 2 2 2 5 Win
05/24/2026 TOY Win, 4-3 X 6.0 7 3 3 0 8
05/19/2026 @ FAR Loss, 3-5 X 5.1 8 3 3 2 4
05/12/2026 PS Loss, 0-7 X 5.2 5 5 5 5 6 Loss
05/07/2026 @ YUM Loss, 2-4 X 6.1 7 3 3 2 3 Loss
05/02/2026 OKA Loss, 2-3 X 7.2 6 2 2 2 9
04/26/2026 CL Loss, 8-11 X 3.2 8 7 7 2 2 Loss
04/21/2026 YUM Win, 9-0 X 7.2 6 0 0 3 3 Win
04/17/2026 @ NT Win, 3-2 X 8.0 4 2 2 0 3 Win
PERSONALITY
He is considered one of the team leaders.
High: Leader, Greed
Birthday:10/10/1993
Born in:Higashiyamato, TOK
Nationality:Japanese
Height:6' 0"
Weight:215 lbs
Local Popularity:Extremely Popular
National Pop.:Extremely Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$14,000,000
Signed Through:2029 Season
Major Service:4 Years, 154 Days
Service This Yr:63 Days
40-Man Service:2 Years, 63 Days
Pro Service:10 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Arbitration eligible in offseason
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
PLANETARY EXTREME BASEBALL ALLIANCE 2026 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 12 12 4 4 0 3.89 76.1 72 33 33 13 19 57 0 0.0 0 8 66.7
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF R/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 0 0 0.0 0 0 11.08 8.49 6.72 2.24 4.42 1.19 125 0.1 .261        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 158 43 3 0 7 17 9 30 0 1 1 .272 .315 .424 .740      
vs. RHB 137 29 4 1 6 16 10 27 1 0 2 .212 .273 .387 .660      
PLANETARY EXTREME BASEBALL ALLIANCE 2026 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
This Week 1 1 0 1 0 3.86 7.0 7 3 3 1 0 6  
Last Week 1 1 1 0 0 2.84 6.1 5 2 2 1 2 5  
April 5 5 3 1 0 3.38 32.0 27 12 12 6 6 16  
May 6 6 1 2 0 4.34 37.1 38 18 18 6 13 35  
June 1 1 0 1 0 3.86 7.0 7 3 3 1 0 6  
Spring Training 3 3 1 1 0 4.50 10.0 12 5 5 1 1 8  
Last Year 32 32 19 7 0 2.68 208.1 160 71 62 22 35 148  
2 Years Ago 33 33 11 16 0 5.15 183.1 191 108 105 29 55 128  
Career 77 77 34 27 0 3.85 468.0 423 212 200 64 109 333  
Home 6 6 2 2 0 3.99 38.1 37 17 17 5 12 35  
Road 6 6 2 2 0 3.79 38.0 35 16 16 8 7 22  
Grass 12 12 4 4 0 3.89 76.1 72 33 33 13 19 57  
Day 4 4 1 2 0 5.25 24.0 26 14 14 6 8 19  
Night 8 8 3 2 0 3.27 52.1 46 19 19 7 11 38  
As Starter 12 12 4 4 0 3.89 76.1 72 33 33 13 19 57  
LEAGUE OF THE RISING SUN 2023 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 28 28 11 10 0 2.70 209.2 175 65 63 17 52 238 4 14.3 1 21 75.0
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF R/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 0 0 0.0 0 0 10.04 7.51 10.22 2.23 2.65 1.08 63 7.3 .299        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 318 69 19 2 7 23 23 90 2 4 3 .217 .275 .355 .630      
vs. RHB 462 106 21 1 10 42 29 148 2 7 4 .229 .280 .344 .624      
LEAGUE OF THE RISING SUN 2023 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
August 5 5 2 1 0 2.15 37.2 35 10 9 1 9 48  
September 4 4 3 1 0 3.42 26.1 22 11 10 4 7 32  
Spring Training 4 4 1 0 0 1.13 16.0 10 6 2 1 5 17  
Postseason 2 2 0 0 0 2.40 15.0 14 4 4 1 3 15  
Career 83 83 38 26 0 2.65 630.2 510 190 186 61 138 713  
Home 5 5 2 2 0 4.05 33.1 35 16 15 4 9 48  
Road 4 4 3 0 0 1.17 30.2 22 5 4 1 7 32  
Grass 8 8 4 2 0 2.84 57.0 53 20 18 5 14 69  
Turf 1 1 1 0 0 1.29 7.0 4 1 1 0 2 11  
Day 3 3 3 0 0 1.57 23.0 15 5 4 1 5 26  
Night 6 6 2 2 0 3.29 41.0 42 16 15 4 11 54  
As Starter 9 9 5 2 0 2.67 64.0 57 21 19 5 16 80  
CAREER PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2021 Sendai - LRS-JPN 27 28 28 12 10 0 3.18 212.1 183 76 75 29 41 232 7 0 1.05 .281 3.18 5.7 132
2022 Sendai - LRS-JPN 28 27 27 15 6 0 2.07 208.2 152 49 48 15 45 243 9 2 0.94 .273 2.39 8.4 209
2023 Sendai - LRS-JPN 29 28 28 11 10 0 2.70 209.2 175 65 63 17 52 238 4 1 1.08 .299 2.65 7.3 156
2024 Kalamazoo - PEBA 30 33 33 11 16 0 5.15 183.1 191 108 105 29 55 128 0 0 1.34 .288 4.59 0.6 74
2025 Kalamazoo - PEBA 31 32 32 19 7 0 2.68 208.1 160 71 62 22 35 148 2 1 0.94 .231 3.52 3.8 145
2026 Duluth - PEBA 32 12 12 4 4 0 3.89 76.1 72 33 33 13 19 57 0 0 1.19 .261 4.42 0.1 91
Total PEBA 77 77 34 27 0 3.85 468.0 423 212 200 64 109 333 2 1 1.14 .259 4.08 4.6 108
Total LRS-JPN 83 83 38 26 0 2.65 630.2 510 190 186 61 138 713 20 3 1.03 .284 2.75 21.4 165
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2021 Sendai - INT P 28 28 11 34 0 45 0 1.000 212.1 1.91 +0.9 1.022
2022 Sendai - INT P 27 27 6 23 2 30 1 .967 208.2 1.25 +1.2 1.073
2023 Sendai - INT P 28 28 9 35 4 45 1 .978 209.2 1.89 +2.1 1.080
2024 Kalamazoo - ML P 33 33 11 16 0 27 0 1.000 183.1 1.33 -0.7 1.010
2025 Kalamazoo - ML P 32 32 28 20 0 50 2 .960 208.1 2.07 -0.1 1.052
2026 Duluth - ML P 12 12 4 7 0 13 2 .846 76.1 1.30 -0.7 1.026
TOTAL P 160 160 69 135 6 210 6 .971 1098.2 1.67 +2.6 1.050
PLAYER HISTORY
11/03/2020 Joined the Kawasaki Breakers.
11/02/2020 Joined the Sendai Flying Eagles.
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (8); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 7 (7).
11/08/2021 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $492,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (8); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 7 (7).
04/29/2022 Pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Chiba Bad Boyz with 11 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
07/01/2022 Was selected to the 2022 League of the Rising Sun All-Star Game.
07/09/2022 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Sakai Critters with 14 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
08/17/2022 Strikes out 15 against the Takasaki Diamonds.
09/01/2022 Wins the LRS-JPN BBG Pitcher of the Month Award.
10/26/2022 Wins the 2022 LRS-JPN BBG Platinum Stick Award at P.
10/29/2022 Wins the 2022 LRS-JPN BBG Sawamura Award.
10/30/2022 Wins the 2022 LRS-JPN BBG Saiyu-shu-senshu.
11/09/2022 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $492,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (8); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 7 (7).
06/09/2023 Pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Chiba Bad Boyz with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
06/30/2023 Was selected to the 2023 League of the Rising Sun All-Star Game.
10/25/2023 Finished 2nd in 2023 LRS-JPN BBG Sawamura Award voting.
10/26/2023 Finished 3rd in 2023 LRS-JPN BBG Saiyu-shu-senshu voting.
11/05/2023 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $492,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (8); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 7 (7).
01/12/2024 Signed a 6-year contract worth a total of $84,000,000 with the Kalamazoo Badgers organization.
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 6 (6); Control: 7 (7).
04/14/2025 Injured (mild hamstring strain), day-to-day for 4 days.
06/25/2025 Was selected to the 2025 Planetary Extreme Baseball Alliance All-Star Game.
07/15/2025 Pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Yuma Bulldozers with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 7 (7); Movement: 7 (7); Control: 8 (8).
01/17/2026 Finished 3rd in 2025 PEBA SL Golden Arm Award voting.
03/09/2026 Was traded by the Kalamazoo Badgers to the Duluth Warriors, along with LF Mike Rose, in exchange for SS Juan Hernández, 3B Yakamochi Kobayashi.
03/16/2026 Injured (Mild abdominal strain), day-to-day for 4 days.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year SH Rank
2023 8 10
Year GS Rank
2021 28 1
2022 27 5
2023 28 1
2024 33 4
Year W Rank
2021 12 7
2022 15 2
2023 11 9
2025 19 2
Year L Rank
2024 16 4
Year Win. % Rank
2021 .545 10
2022 .714 2
2023 .524 10
2025 .731 4
Year IP Rank
2021 212.1 3
2022 208.2 2
2023 209.2 2
2025 208.1 10
Year BF Rank
2021 853 4
2022 811 4
2023 854 1
Year HRA Rank
2021 29 3
2024 29 8
Year K Rank
2021 232 3
2022 243 1
2023 238 1
Year WP Rank
2022 6 10
2024 8 10
Year ERA Rank
2021 3.18 7
2022 2.07 1
2023 2.70 3
2025 2.68 2
Year BABIP Rank
2022 .273 8
2025 .231 3
Year WHIP Rank
2021 1.05 3
2022 0.94 1
2023 1.08 5
2025 0.94 2
Year K/BB Rank
2021 5.66 2
2022 5.40 1
2023 4.58 2
2025 4.23 9
Year RA/9 Rank
2021 9.54 3
2022 8.63 1
2023 10.04 5
2025 8.55 2
Year HR/9 Rank
2022 0.65 3
2023 0.73 8
Year H/9 Rank
2021 7.76 7
2022 6.56 1
2023 7.51 5
2025 6.91 2
Year BB/9 Rank
2021 1.74 6
2022 1.94 4
2023 2.23 8
2025 1.51 9
Year K/9 Rank
2021 9.83 3
2022 10.48 2
2023 10.22 1
Year QS Rank
2021 18 4
2022 23 1
2023 21 2
2025 24 4
Year QSP Rank
2021 .643 5
2022 .852 1
2023 .750 3
2025 .750 4
Year CG Rank
2021 7 5
2022 9 1
2023 4 3
2025 2 8
Year CGP Rank
2021 .250 8
2022 .333 1
2023 .143 5
Year SHO Rank
2022 2 1
2023 1 3
2025 1 5
Year WAR Rank
2021 6.1 2
2022 8.4 1
2023 7.3 2
2025 3.8 10
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