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Seibu, Rakuten, Lotte: May 3, 2012

by on May.03, 2012 @ 11:59 pm, under NPB

Seibu Lions

Shogo Akiyama recorded his first four-hit game of his Ichi-gun career tonight.  He also batted fifth for the first time in his life.

Rakuten Eagles

The Eagles announced today that Motohiro Shima's wife gave birth to the couple's first child, a boy weighing 3,015 grams, on April 30 at 9:35am.

Chiba Lotte Marines

Shunsuke Watanabe became the 166th player in NPB history to notch 1,500 innings today (with two out in the 5th inning).  Watanabe made his first appearance on April 25, 2001.