Hideki Matsui Net Worth

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Structural info

  • Full Name: Hideki Matsui
  • Net Worth: $40 Million
  • Salary: 900,000 USD
  • Date Of Birth: June 12, 1974
  • Place Of Birth: Nomi, Japan
  • Height: 6′ 1¼” (1.86 m)
  • Weight: 95 kg
  • Profession: Actor, Baseball player
  • Parents: Masao Matsui, Saeko Matsui
  • Siblings: Tashiki Matsui
  • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/m55baseball
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1181889
  • Movies: MLB: Rising Sons Return

Facts

  • Most Valuable Player of 2009 World Series (2009).
  • Just completed his first season as a member of the New York Yankees. [October 2003]
  • Nicknamed “Shemp” by his Yankees teammates because of his similar hair style to Shemp Howard of The Three Stooges.
  • Announced in a press release that he eloped, identifying his bride only as “a 25 year old civilian” from Japan; Matsui has yet to reveal her name. Speculation is that he married to win a bet he made with Derek Jeter and Bobby Abreu as to which one would get married first. (26 March 2008).
  • All-time favourite is The Natural (1984)
  • Named to Baseball Digest magazine’s 2003 Rookie All-Star Team.
  • Made major league debut on 31 March 2003.
  • Outfielder with the New York Yankees, 2003-present.
  • Outfielder (#55) of the Yomiuri Giants baseball team in Japan.
  • Is nicknamed “Godzilla” because of his power-hitting. At the Tokyo Dome gift shop, there is merchandise (T-shirts, coffee mugs, etc.) of Godzilla in a Giants baseball shirt (with # 55, Matsui’s number). Matsui is also a Godzilla fan, and at the baseball games, Akira Ifukube’s famous “Godzilla” theme is played when Matsui steps up to bat.
  • Hit 60 home runs as a high school student.
  • Graduated from Seiryô High School.

Filmography

Self
Title Year Status Character
Sawako no asa 2014 TV Series Himself
Henry & Me 2014 Himself (voice)
MLB.com Presents Japan Confidential 2012 TV Series Himself
Jônetsu tairiku 2011 TV Series documentary Himself
Unite for Japan 2011 Short Himself
Sunday Night Baseball 2003-2010 TV Series Himself – New York Yankees Left Fielder / Himself – New York Yankees Designated Hitter / Himself – New York Yankees Pinch Hitter / …
New York Yankees Victory Parade 2009 TV Movie Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2009 TV Series Himself
TalkAsia 2007 TV Series Himself
Nikkei supesharu kanburia kyûden 2007 TV Series Himself
History Rings True: Red Sox Opening Day Ring Ceremony 2005 Video documentary Himself
Faith Rewarded: The Historic Season of the 2004 Boston Red Sox 2004 Video documentary Himself – Yankees Left Fielder
2004 American League Championship Series 2004 TV Series Himself – New York Yankees Left Fielder
2004 MLB All-Star Game 2004 TV Special Himself – AL Left Fielder: New York Yankees
2003 American League Championship Series 2003 TV Series Himself – New York Yankees Left Fielder
2003 MLB All-Star Game 2003 TV Special Himself – AL Starting Center Fielder: New York Yankees
Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla 2002 Himself
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
Knuckleball! 2012 Documentary Himself – Oakland Athletics Designated Hitter (uncredited)
30 for 30 2010 TV Series documentary Himself
J-Spo 2009 TV Series Himself
2004 World Series 2004 TV Mini-Series Himself