Infielder (Trainer class)

やきゅうせんしゅ Baseball Player
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Infielder sprite from Black 2 and White 2
Other names
Introduced in Generation V
Appears in Black, White, Black 2, and White 2
Gender Male
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An Infielder (Japanese: やきゅうせんしゅ Baseball Player) is a type of Trainer class introduced in Generation V. They are men who play baseball, found only in the Big Stadium in Nimbasa City. They wear the standard baseball jersey, pants, and cleats along with a hat.

Infielders use Pokémon of different types.



Sprite from
Black and White
Sprite from
Black 2 and White 2
Overworld sprite from
Generation V

Trainer list

These Trainers can only be battled on Sundays, Mondays, and Thursdays.

Pokémon Black and White

Pokémon Black 2 and White 2


  • Although labelled as Infielders, they assume a stance that is used by pitchers before throwing a pitch. That and how they change their lead Pokémon between encounters may be a reference to how pitchers tend to change their pitch selection during games.

In other languages

Language Title
  French Baseballeur
  German Baseballer
  Italian Battitore
  Korean 야구선수 Yaguseonsu
  Spanish Pitcher

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