...The Swallows put together their first 6-game winning streak of the season with their victory over the Hanshin Tigers tonight.
...Norchika Aoki went 0-for-4 tonight; his hitting streak ends at 15 games.
...Norichika Aoki went 4-for-5 last night and extended his hitting streak to 15 games. Aoki once had a 23-game hitting streak back in 2005. The franchise record of 25 games was set by Shinichi Sato in 1999.