A Fan Favorite In Wrigleyville

Molony, Jim
July 2008
Baseball Digest;Jul2008, Vol. 67 Issue 5, p20
The article focuses on the performance of baseball player Kosuke Fukudome in his career with the Chicago Cubs and the Chunichi Dragons. Despite that his only playing with his first major league season with the Cubs, he is rapidly gaining rock-star status as he hits the first pitch he sees as a major league. During his career with the Dragons, he has compiled a .305 lifetime batting average and .397 on-base percentage in 1,074 games. He has also earned a Most Valuable Player Award.


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