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Nippon Ham Fighters: June 23, 2010

by on Jun.23, 2010 @ 5:10 pm, under NPB

...Masaru Takeda notched his first pro complete game shutout last night in his 5th season.

...Kensuke Tanaka extended his hitting streak to 21 games.  The franchise record of 24 games is held by both Hiroshi Oshita (1951) and Hichori Morimoto (2007).

For those wondering, Tanaka's stats during his streak so far: 34-for-93 (.366), 13 R, 8 RBI, .410 / .419 / .829.

...Makoto Kaneko with the bases loaded:

2009: 8-for-13 with 17 RBI
2010: 4-for-7 with 13 RBI.