New York Yankees Hideki Matsui hits a 2-run homer in the second inning off of Philadelphia Phillies Pedro Martinez in game 6 of the World Series at Yankee Stadium in New York City on November 4, 2009. UPI/John Angelillo
Hideki Matsui (松井 秀喜, Matsui Hideki?, born June 12, 1974) is a Japanese Major League Baseball designated hitter and outfielder for the Oakland Athletics. He bats left-handed and throws right-handed.
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