Fri, 29 Jul 2011 05:57:41 -0700
Former MLB SP Hideki Irabu, 42, was found dead from an apparent suicide in a home in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., a wealthy Los Angeles suburb. KFFL sends condolences to family and friends.
Tue, 25 May 2010 07:55:37 -0700
Former MLB SP Hideki Irabu was arrested Monday, May 24, for allegedly driving drunk in Los Angeles, according to The Associated Press. Irabu posted $5,000 bail.
Wed, 20 Aug 2008 07:07:52 -0700
The Associated Press reports former MLB SP Hideki Irabu was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 20, for allegedly assaulting a bartender after drinking 20 mugs of beer, a police official said. Irabu, 39, became angered after his credit card was rejected. He then allegedly pushed the bartender against the wall, pulled his hair and smashed at least nine liquor bottles at a bar in Osaka, western Japan, a police official said on condition of anonymity, citing department policy.
Mon, 11 Apr 2005 13:12:29 -0700
The Associated Press reports Japanese League SP Hideki Irabu has retired.
Sat, 01 Nov 2003 09:07:56 -0800
The Associated Press reports Hanshin Tigers P Hideki Irabu, 34, has informed the team he intends to become a free agent. He went 13-8, helping Hanshin to its first Central League title in 18 years.
Wed, 16 Jul 2003 11:14:12 -0700
The Associated Press reports Major League Baseball pitcher Hideki Irabu picked up the victory in the Japanese League All-Star Game.