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Sky Perfect’s Walk-off Award: August 2013

by on Sep.10, 2013 @ 6:22 pm, under NPB

The Central League and Pacific League announced the winners of Sky Perfect's Walk-off Award for August.

Hisayoshi Chono, Yomiuri Giants

August 29 vs Hanshin at Tokyo Dome.  Scored tied at two.  Led off the bottom of the 10th with a walk-off home run to left.

Hideto Asamura, Seibu Lions

August 7 vs Nippon Ham at Seibu Dome.  Down 6-4 in the bottom of the 9th with runners on first and second and two out, hit walk-off home run to right.  This was the third walk-off home run of his career (June 24, 2011 vs Rakuten; May 31, 2013 vs Yakult; and August 7, 2013 vs Nippon Ham).