A little late, but better late than never. The Ni-gun Mizuno MVP awards for the month of March / April.
Tsuyoshi Ueda - Yakult Swallows
20 G, 30-for-72, 2 HR, 10 RBI, .417 BA
Ueda led the league in batting average, hits, and on base percentage (.463).
Hisashi Takeuchi - Hiroshima Carp
9 G, 9 Sv, 10 IP, 10 SO, 1 ER, 0.90 ERA
Takeuchi recorded 9 saves in 9 consecutive games. It should be noted that his team is also 13-11.