The Central League and Pacific League announced the winners of Sky Perfect's Walk-off Award for September.
Yoshiyuki Ishihara, Hiroshima Carp
September 17 vs Hanshin at Mazda Stadium. Scored tied at one. Led off the bottom of the 9th with a solo home run to left. The victory extended the team's winning streak to seven games and put them 5.5 games ahead of 4th place Chunichi.
Yasuyuki Kataoka, Seibu Lions
September 25 vs Rakuten at Seibu Dome. Tied at two, runner on second, two out. Kataoka nailed a two-run homer to left to give the Lions a 4-2 win. It was the second walk-off home run of his career, first since July 11, 2009.