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Mizuno MVP Farm Awards for August 2013

by on Sep.10, 2013 @ 6:55 pm, under NPB

The Ni-gun Mizuno MVP awards for August.

Eastern League

Akihisa Nishida - Yakult Swallows
18 G, 22-for-58, 1 HR, 12 RBI, 0 SB, .379 BA

Played in every game in August.  Batting average was good for third, on base percentage for second.

Western League

Hirofumi Yamanaka - Softbank Hawks
11 G, 4-0, 0 Sv, 21.0 IP, 14 SO, 0 BB, 1 ER, 0.43 ERA

Pitched in eleven of twenty games, predominantly in relief.  Gave up just one earned run and walked none.  Led the league in wins.