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Tenth Georgia Award (2013)

by on Sep.29, 2013 @ 7:59 pm, under NPB

The Tenth Georgia Award for 2013 went to Yomiuri Giant Hisayoshi Chono.

On August 29, against the Hanshin Tigers, with the score tied at two in the bottom of the 10th, Chono stepped up to the plate against Ryoma Matsuda.  Coming into the game, Matsuda had gone seventeen consecutive appearances without allowing a run.  Chono snapped the streak with a walk-off home run to left.  The Giants won the game 3-2.   Georgia video - Box score