...Tatsunori Hara failed to win his 500th game as manager. Alex Ramirez also failed to hit his 300th career home run and instead finished his night 0-for-3.
...Michihiro Ogaswara and Shun Tono swept the CL awards on Wednesday, taking both the MVP of the Month awards for pitcher and hitter. The Giants won both awards last year in September (Shinnosuke Abe and Tetsuya Utsumi).
For Ogasawara, it was his 8th MVP of the Month award, good for a 2nd place time on the All-time list.