Giant Baba dead at 61

The wrestling world has lost another giant. Shohei “Giant” Baba is dead at 61 of liver failure. Baba was always an athlete, and pitched in the Japanese league for the Yomiuri Giants before injuring his shoulder. Following the injury, he turned to pro wrestling under the tutelage of the legendary Rikidozan. A fellow student was … Continue reading Giant Baba dead at 61