200 million JPY (2012)
| 41 (Hanshin Tigers / Pitcher)|
Naoyuki Shimizu, Shunsuke Watanabe, Masahide Kobayashi, Yutaka Wada, Akinori Iwamura
Hiroyuki Kobayashi (baseball) Wikipedia
Hiroyuki Kobayashi (小林 宏之, 小林宏, Kobayashi Hiroyuki, Kobayashi-Hiro, born June 4, 1978 in Sōka, Saitama, Japan) is a Japanese right-handed pitcher. He played in the 2006 World Baseball Classic for Japan.
As a relief pitcher Kobayashi throws a fastball that sits in 87-91 mph (tops out at 93 mph), silder, change-up, and an effective forkball as his out pitch.