Hideki Irabu

Hideki Irabu was the Texas Rangers' starting pitcher for one season before retiring in 2002.  (credit: PAUL BUCK/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-MLB Pitcher Irabu Found Dead In Ranchos Palos Verdes Home

Officials told reporters that Hideki Irabu apparently committed suicide by hanging in his Southland home.


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Former Pitcher Hideki Irabu Found Dead At 42

Former Pitcher Hideki Irabu has died at the age of 42 after an apparent suicide.