KENTA’s name change to Hideo Itami was inspired by baseball (former pitcher Hideo Nomo) and Japanese manga, as Itami comes from Naruto.
Itami’s first WWE theme song is now available on iTunes. It’s called Tokiwakita (Time Has Come).
Hideo Nomo trended hardcore on Twitter Sunday afternoon, and it was all due to Josh Beckett's no-hitter.
Former Dodgers pitcher Hideo Nomo was elected to the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame on Friday, becoming the youngest player ever (45 and 4 months) to be honored.
Nomo becomes one of only three players in history elected to the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility.
Known as "Warrior," Nomo spent seven seasons with the Dodgers where he earned an 81-66 record, 3...