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NPB: Nihon Seimei MVP and JA Zennoh Go Go Awards for August 2010

by on Sep.07, 2010 @ 4:54 pm, under NPB

Central League

Nihon Seimei MVP Awards

Takashi Toritani, Hanshin Tigers (First Time)
25 G, 43-for-102, 5 HR, 25 RBI, .422 BA

Shohei Tateyama, Yakult Swallows (First Time)
4 G, 4-0, 2 CG, 31.2 IP, 27 K, 6 ER, 1.71 ERA

JA Zennoh Go Go Award (Extra Miler)

Kazuhiro Hatakeyama, Yakult Swallows
Reason: For leading the league in doubles + triples last month with 10 (that's 10 doubles and 0 triples).

Pacific League

Nihon Seimei MVP Awards

Eiichi Koyano, Nippon Ham Fighters (First Time)
24 G, 36-for-99, 2 HR, 29 RBI, .364 BA

Chihiro Kaneko, Orix Buffaloes (Third Time and second straight)
6 G, 5-0, 1 CG, 39.0 IP, 44 K, 12 ER, 2.77 ERA

JA Zennoh Go Go Award (Extra Miler)

Tomotaka Sakaguchi, Orix Buffaloes (First Time)
Reason: For leading the league in doubles + triples last month with 14 (8 doubles and 6 triples).