He left the Fighters for the Baystars as a free agent after the 2010 season. He spent three seasons in Yokohama but didn't play a great deal due to injuries. He was released following the 2013 season and signed with Seibu. While he got into a decent amount of games in 2014, he spent the entire 2015 season (other than his retirement game) with the farm team.
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Morimoto is well known for a number of stunts he's done over the years - a few of which have made it on to baseball cards. There was the time he dressed up as Piccolo from "Dragon Ball" at one of the 2006 All Star games:
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Yep, "Thriller"-era Michael Jackson.