I used to think that a belt had no effect on my play, but when I tried Core Energy, it fit my body perfectly. There is a certain feeling of standing in a well-balanced position. Now I can’t let go of this belt.”

Shinji Tajima (田島 慎二, Tajima Shinji) was born on December 21, 1989, and is a professional Japanese baseball pitcher for the Chunichi Dragons.

During the 2016 NPB season, Tajima made history by tying a Japanese baseball record, pitching 31 consecutive scoreless games from the opening day. This accomplishment earned him recognition and acclaim in the baseball community. He also equaled the Dragons’ franchise record for consecutive scoreless games previously held by a former teammate, Akifumi Takahashi.

With his exceptional skills and ability to keep opponents at bay, Shinji Tajimi has become a valuable asset for the Chunichi Dragons. His achievements and dedication to baseball have made him a standout player in the world of Japanese baseball, earning him admiration from fans and fellow players alike.a


Chunichi Dragons – No. 12



Born: December 21, 1989 (age 33)

Nagoya, Aichi, Japan


Bats: Right

Throws: Right



March 31, 2012, for the Chunichi Dragons



  • Chunichi Dragons (2012–present)


Career highlights and awards

  • 1x NPB All-Star selection (2012), (2016)