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Natsunosuke Bonda, 26, single, is a left-handed mid-relief & sidearm pitcher belonging to the professional baseball team the Jingu Spiders. He became a professional right out of high school and his annual income is 18 million yen (~$169,000). He’s a player who is never going to be referred to as a ‘top tier pitcher.’
‘I don’t know how long I can keep this up after I turn 30.’
‘Only a handful of those who retire become coaches or commentators.’
‘Some people fail to make more than 1 million yen (~$9300) a year after they’ve retired .’
‘Pro baseball players have to save up their earnings now while they can!’
As he stares down the harsh reality facing him, he utters a certain phrase over and over.
‘There’s money buried under the pitcher's mound!’
Today too, Bonda stands on the pitcher's mound and dreams of ‘Gurazeni’ (ground money) !
Characters & Voice Actors List
Voice Actor: Fukushi Ochiai
Natsunosuke is a professional left-handed mid-relief pitcher in his eighth year. While he is a professional baseball player, he is just barely one. Due to this, he is constantly uncertain about what will happen to him when he retires. This leads to him constantly worrying about 'money.' He is obsessed with salaries to the point that he has memorized the salaries of the top team across 12 teams.
Voice Actor: M.A.O
Yuki is a pretty girl who attracts customers to her shop, a restaurant in Ebisu called Kitchen Mihei. Natsunosuke fell in love with her at first sight but a majority of the customers call her ‘Yuki-chan’ and have their sights on her. She’s the heroine of this story.
Voice Actor: Issei Futamata
Tanabe is the director for the Jinguu Spiders. He's the one who selected Natsunosuke.
Voice Actor: Kenji Nomura
Sakoda is the blue pen coach of the Jinguu Spiders. He’s hard-faced and is in charge of the mid-relief pitching staff.
Voice Actor: Ryuuzou Ishino
Kozato is the top team pitching coach for Jinguu Spiders. He is often working alongside Coach Tanabe.
Voice Actor: Daisuke Namikawa
Tokunaga is a baseball commentator. He is a former pitcher for the Jinguu Spiders and retired three years ago. He and Natsunosuke are from the same town and he is like a good older brother to Natsunosuke.
Voice Actor: Takanori Hoshino
Shibuya is the starting pitcher for the Jinguu Spiders. He is a great teammate to Natsunosuke.
Voice Actor: Hideo Matsumoto
Ana is an announcer for the Otowa Radio show. Ana is an announcer for the Otowa Radio show. A character based on a real person, freelance announcer Hideo Matsumoto.
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