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Chunichi Dragons: Tanishige third player in NPB history record 1,000 hits with two teams

by on May.12, 2013 @ 6:06 pm, under NPB

Motonobu Tanishige became just the third player in NPB history to record at least 1,000 hits with two different teams.  The hit came in the top of the 4th with runners on first and third, two out, and Kyohei Nakamura on the mound for the Hiroshima Carp.

Source: Nikkan Sports 5/12/2013, Daily Sports 5/12/2013

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Players that have recorded 1,000 or more hits with two teams

Player ENG Player JPN Team 1 Hits Team 2 Hits
Osugi, Katsuo 大杉 勝男 Toei 1171 Yakult 1057
Kanemoto, Takahiro 金本 知憲 Hiroshima 1179 Hanshin 1360
Tanishige, Motonobu 谷繁 元信 Taiyo/Yokohama 1002 Chunichi 1000