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NPB: Ohtake- 38 consecutive scoreless innings; Sugiuchi- 12 consecutive May victories

by on May.25, 2009 @ 11:39 pm, under NPB

HIROSHIMA CARP

...Kan Ohtake has now tossed 38 consecutive scoreless innings. Kyuji Fujikawa currently holds the CL record of 47.2 scoreless innings (a mark set in 2006).

SEIBU LIONS

...Takayuki Kishi's consecutive win streak officially ended with a 3-0 loss against the Seibu Lions last night. It was his first loss since June 28, 2008.

SOFTBANK HAWKS

...Just call him Mr. May: Toshiya Sugiuchi won his 12th consecutive May victory (going back to 2007).

YOKOHAMA BAY STARS

...Kimiyasu Kudo's victory last night gave him 223 for his career, good for 13th on the NPB All-Time list. He also extended the CL record of being the oldest pitcher to record a victory: 46 years old and 20 days.