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Yomiuri Giants Clutch Hero Award for April: Shinnosuke Abe

by on May.25, 2013 @ 8:22 pm, under NPB

The Yomiuri Giants Clutch Hero Award for April goes to Shinnosuke Abe (determined by fan balloting).

April 16, vs Hanshin: down 2-0 in the bottom of the 3rd inning, with runners on first and third and Atsushi Nomi on the mound for Hanshin, Abe gave the Giants a one-run lead with a three-run homer to right.  Yomiuri went on to win the game, 4-2.  [official announcement - box score]