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Japanese Baseball Legend Katsuya Nomura Dies at 84

Japanese Baseball Legend Katsuya Nomura Dies at 84

   Tokyo, Feb. 11 (Jiji Press)--Former renowned Japanese professional baseball catcher Katsuya Nomura has died at the age of 84, it was learned Tuesday.
   A batting triple crown winner, Nomura played for the former Nankai Hawks, now the Fukuoka Softbank Hawks.
   Nomura led the Tokyo Yakult Swallows to a Japan Series victory three times as manager of the Central League team.

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