MUNENORI KAWASAKI NEWS

Munenori Kawasaki Eats Three Bananas Because Monkeys Never Cramp

Munenori Kawasaki eats three bananas because monkeys never cramp.
Via Gamedayr
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays’ Munenori Kawasaki Declares His Love For David Ortiz (Video)

Toronto Blue Jays infielder Munenori Kawasaki is quite the character. Kawasaki spent 11 seasons in Japan before coming to play in the States in 2012, and he’s been solid for the Jays this season, batting .272 in 33 games. But he has provided even more entertainment off the field. During Tuesday’s game against the Boston Red Sox, slugger David Ortiz gave Kawasaki a bear hug as...
Via NESN.com
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Munenori Kawasaki Remains The King Of Interviews, Dubs Himself “Little Papi” In Latest Gem

If you haven’t figured it out by now, Blue Jays infielder Munenori Kawasaki is one of our favorite MLB personalities because he manages to deliver a golden interview every time the microphone is pointed in front of him. The Japanese infielder delivered his latest gem this week when SportsNet’s Barry Davis asked him about receiving a hug from David Ortiz during a game against...
Via Next Impulse Sports
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Monkey never cramps: Toronto Blue Jays infielder Munenori Kawasaki

Toronto Blue Jays infielder Munenori Kawasaki, "Monkey never cramps." Sage advice. Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

“Monkey Never Cramps:” Munenori Kawasaki’s Latest Gem of An Interview

Toronto Blue Jays infielder Munenori Kawasaki won’t be on hand for MLB’s All-Star festivities this week, which is too bad considering he’s certainly got one of the best personalities in all of baseball. The Japanese shortstop has plenty of fans simply because of his hilarious interviews alone and Kawasaki submitted his latest gem this past weekend in Toronto. Kawasaki joined...
Via Next Impulse Sports
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jays Munenori Kawasaki: A Monkey Never Cramps.

Blue Jays infielder Munenori Kawasaki has been great for interviews since entering the league, and the one he gave on Friday was another gem. He ended up having to sit the game out because his hamstring cramped up on him. When asked about it after the game he explained how he usually avoids them (bananas) and why they work.@Ajeeth_CRZListen to it--funny, funny stuff.[theScore] Loading...
Via FatManWriting
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Munenori Kawasaki gives great advice about avoiding muscle cramps

Munenori Kawasaki is my new favorite person in the world when it comes to giving advice about avoiding muscle cramps.Check out this interview the Blue Jays infielder conducted where he gives us all his secret to staying healthy. Free of charge, if I may add.I've got two words for you: monkeys and bananas. Kawasaki eats three bananas a day because "a monkey never cramps....
Via Bush League Chronicle
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Munenori Kawasaki Isn’t Monkeying Around With His Cure For Cramps

Toronto Blue Jays infielder Munenori Kawasaki reveals his remedy for leg cramps and what animal never suffers from the painful ailment. You can’t script this folks and yes he is saying “Cramps”. The post Munenori Kawasaki Isn’t Monkeying Around With His Cure For Cramps appeared first on Baseball Hot Corner.
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Injury Update: Munenori Kawasaki, Nolan Reimold exit game

During the course of Friday night's 8-5 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays, the Toronto Blue Jays lost two players to leg injuries: right fielder Nolan Reimold pulled up limping in the fourth inning with a left calf strain, and second baseman Munenori Kawasaki left in the seventh inning with right hamstring tightness, according to David Adler of MLB.com. Both are listed as day...
Via MLB Injury News
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Munenori Kawasaki Runs A Mile To Rob Mike Trout

Toronto Blue Jays quirky second baseman Munenori Kawasaki proved he is more than just a side-show flashing the leather for an unbelievable web gem. The Japanese rock-star ran a country mile to track down a dying quail off the bat of legend in the making Mike Trout. Whether English or Japanese that catch was universally of gold glove caliber. Your browser does not support iframes...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Blue Jays, A's part of the most confusing review yet

Alright folks, let’s watch this play in Oakland and try to unwrap what happened. With the bases loaded and one out in the second inning, Anthony Gose hit a grounder to first baseman Nate Freiman. Freiman attempted a swipe tag on Munenori Kawasaki, going from first to second, and missed, according to first base umpire Vic Carapazza. Freiman then threw home to catcher Stephen Vogt...
Via The Outside Corner
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch Jays SS Munenori Kawasaki mastering the English language

Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Munenori Kawasaki is mastering the English language. Recall from last year -- Kawasaki is Japanese.....Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Munenori Kawasaki gets his superheroes confused

Someone needs to give Munenori Kawasaki a refresher course on superheroes. Muni is now with the Triple-A Buffalo Bison after spending time up with the Blue Jays last year and this year, and he’s doing just what he did in Toronto — making the clubhouse a fun place with his great personality. On Thursday, his […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bisons’ Munenori Kawasaki is a nutjob and I love it (VIDEO)

via milb.com Buffalo Bisons second baseman Munenori Kawasaki is a professional funny guy.  As evidenced here and here (and elsewhere on the internet), Kawasaki loves the camera and is quite adept at performing. Tuesday was his 33rd birthday.  The Coca-Cola Field camera flashed to Kawasaki when the announcement was made and the comedian went to work. I may have missed something...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

I think Munenori Kawasaki hit the birthday 'sauce' a little bit too early

Toronto Blue Jays farm-hand, and regular major league call-up, Munenori Kawasaki celebrated his 33rd birthday at the ballpark on Tuesday while playing for the Buffalo Bisons. Happy birthday, Munenori...Your browser does not support iframes.Ummm...WTF was that?Kawasaki is known as the guy who never doesn't have a smile on his face and has never seen a camera that he doesn'...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Munenori Kawasaki gets funny in bday video

Buffalo Bisons fan favorite Munenori Kawasaki was up to his old tricks after the P.A. announcer wished him a “Happy Birthday”. Not quite sure what Kawasaki was doing but it was entertaining as always. Your browser does not support iframes. The post Munenori Kawasaki Reacts To Birthday Announcement appeared first on Baseball Hot Corner.
Via Baseball Hot Corner
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays’ Munenori Kawasaki working hard on his English, is awesome (video)

Munenori Kawasaki began the season with the Buffalo Bison, the Toronto Blue Jays’ Triple-A affiliate but was called up on Thursday when Maicer Izturis tore his ACL. This afforded the Internet the opportunity to again marvel at the unbridled enthusiasm of the young man. Not only that, Kawasaki has been working on his English — […] The post Blue Jays’ Munenori Kawasaki working...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Munenori Kawasaki talks learning English

Munenori Kawasaki is one enthusiastic ballplayer. The infielder was recalled from the Toronto Blue Jays’ Triple-A affiliate in Buffalo on Thursday after Maicer Izturis went down with an LCL tear. It appears Kawasaki has been hard at work off the field, too, telling SportsNet Canada he has been studying both English and Spanish every day. The intensity, the passion, the desire...
Via NESN.com
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Munenori Kawasaki Is Back And Has Mastered English….Sorta

He’s back, the Toronto Blue Jays recalled Munenori Kawasaki from Triple “A” Buffalo to fill in for the injured Maicer Izturis. Kawasaki not only contributed with the bat in his return but he once again provided a golden interview that is sure to make you chuckle. Kawasaki speaks about his improved English and his infant son who he assures is a “Canuck”. This guy is a beauty...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Munenori Kawasaki Is Wasting No Time Giving Us Hilarious Baseball GIFs

Munenori Kawasaki may not be the most entertaining Major League Baseball player to watch on the field, but he sure as hell is near the top of the list when it comes to off-the-field shenanigans. Whether he’s dancing, delivering hilarious postgame interviews (seriously, he’s great at those) or getting his mind blown by opponents’ tattoos, he’s always a gem. The Jays’ Japanese...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Video Recap: Why Munenori Kawasaki Should Have Made Toronto Blue Jays

The Toronto Blue Jays have formally announced that utility infielder Munenori Kawasaki was unsuccessful in making the Jays squad out of spring training and optioned to the minors. The demotion could be short-lived depending in the severity of the injury to Jose Reyes. Regardless here is some spring training video evidence of why Kawasaki should be the unanimous choice over veteran...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Munenori Kawasaki winks and bows for camera after scoring (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Toronto Blue Jays infielder Munenori Kawasaki bowed for the camera and gave the broadcast team a few winks after scoring in the sixth inning of Monday's spring training game against Philadelphia.Whether it's his clutch hitting, his dance moves or his fake steals, Kawasaki has become an enjoyable player to watch.Video via MLB.Related posts...
Via Holdout Sports
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Jays agree to minor league contract with Munenori Kawasaki

The Toronto Blue Jays have signed fan favourite Munenori Kawasaki to a minor league contract and have invited him to the team’s spring training camp. The popular 32-year-old infielder became a cult figure last season with his quirkiness, enthusiasm and penchant for some timely hits. There was a fear he wouldn’t return to the Blue Jays next season because the team declined to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Let’s Relive Munenori Kawasaki’s Jubilant Post-game Interview

Earlier today, Munenori Kawasaki, aka  ”Energy Boy,” resigned with the Toronto Blue Jays on a minor league deal with an invite to Spring Training. This seems like an appropriate time to relive one of the best moments of the 2013 baseball season. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Does Munenori Kawasaki Have His Sights Set On Returning To Japan?

The Toronto Blue Jays neglected to exercise Munenori Kawasaki‘s $1 million dollar option for the upcoming 2014 season making the fan favourite a free agent. One has to wonder if Kawasaki has his sights set on returning to his native Japan where he spent the first eleven years of his professional baseball career. The option originally seemed like a no-brainer for the Jays prior...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss
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