ASL🏝Appointment for the Field Manager

Asian Breeze announced the appointment of Ken Matsuzaka as one of the Field Managers for the Arizona Scouting League.

Matsuzaka, a first Japanese manager in the ASL, was a head coach for Ibaraki Astro Planets of BC League (Baseball Challenge League / independent baseball league in Japan) on the season of 2021. He sent two import players to NPB (Nippon Professional Baseball) during the season and two local players to get drafted to NPB.

Matsuzaka has also been promoted to field manager for Ibaraki Astro Planets of BC League on the season of 2022.

After Matsuzaka played professional baseball in the U.S. and Australia, he started his coaching career as a manager with Saranac Lake Surge of Empire League. Matsuzaka who has experience in both American and Japanese baseball, will keep inspiring players to be strong resilient and tenacious.

Asian Breeze will provide opportunities for players in Japan and the U.S.A.

Please contact us if you are interested in the ASL.


Yumezo Densaki
Chief Operations Officer
Asian Breeze