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NPB: Nihon Seimei MVP Award for March/April 2013

by on May.08, 2013 @ 4:30 pm, under NPB

Central League

Nihon Seimei MVP Awards

Tony Blanco, Yokohama Bay Stars (Third Time)
28 G, 36-for-103, 15 HR, 35 RBI, .350 BA

Toshiya Sugiuchi, Yomiuri Giants (Second Time; Seven Times in the PL)
5 G, 3-0, 1 ShO, 33.1 IP, 27 K,  7 ER, 1.89 ERA

Pacific League

Nihon Seimei MVP Awards

Takumi Kuriyama, Seibu Lions (First Time)
27 G, 34-for-93, 2 HR, 24 RBI, .366 BA

Kazuhisa Makita, Seibu Lions (First Time)
4 G, 3-0, 1 ShO, 31.2 IP, 16 K, 3 ER, 0.85 ERA

* This marked the fifth time a Seibu position player and pitcher won the award in the same month.  The last was G.G. Sato and Kazuyuki Hoashi in September 2009.