Characters / Major

     Main Characters 

Goro Honda

Toshiya Sato

Kaoru Shimizu

Daisuke Komori

  • Nice Guy: Willing to forgive people who have bullied him and become very friends with them.

     Introduced in Season 1 

Shigeharu Honda

  • Good Parents: He is very close to his son though is strict when he has to be. When he learned the local little league coach signed Goro up as a pitcher despite being under-aged, Honda Shigeharu forbids him from joining because using the real baseball at a young can seriously harm Goro's hand. Goro does understand and does wait til he's at the proper age to join.
  • Nice Guy
  • Too Good for This Sinful Earth

Joe Gibson

  • The Ace
  • The Atoner: For killing Shigeharu Honda accidentally. Unfortunately the way he went about it ruined his own family.

Momoko Shigeno

  • Parents as People: She does try her honest best to be a good a mother but Goro unintentionally pushes her away at times and she is unsure how to respond to that.
  • Yamato Nadeshiko

Hideki Shigeno

  • The Alcoholic: Temporarily becomes one in season 6 when he was failing at his baseball career. He does break out of it.
  • Parents as People: Not that he isn't a good father but does have problems getting through to Goro.Does offer Goro advice from time to time and is the one who suggested to switch arm dominance when Goro couldn't use is pitch with his right arm no longer.
  • Nice Guy

Ryoko Kawase

     Introduced in Yuujou no Ikkyuu 

Masato Koga

Megumi Koda

     Introduced in Season 2 

Shingo Shigeno

Masataka Oobayashi

Yamane Yoshitaka

  • Jerkass - Until Goro talked sense into him and Komori was willing to be friends with him.

Egashira Tetsufumi

Shizuka Saotome

Taizou Saotome


Ken Mayumura

  • The Ace
  • The Stoic: Doesn't have much to say, but is always composed for baseball games.

Naoki Enomoto

Ichiro Yamada

Ayane Suzuki

     Introduced in Season 3 



Taiga Shimizu

Ichiro Yamada/Steve Timothy

Miho Nakamura

     Introduced in Season 4 

Ginuma/Hayato Yagunima



Alice Jinnai

Joe Gibson Jr.

  • The Ace
  • Freudian Excuse - He's a Jerkass to Goro at first since his dad started to neglect his family in order to atone for killing Shigeharu Honda.

Jeff Keane

     Introduced in Season 5 

Waka Onodera/Miho Sato


     Introduced in Season 6 

Richard Watts

Billy Oliver

Mike Murdoch

     Introduced in World Series