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Yomiuri Giants Clutch Hero of the Year Award: Shuichi Murata

by on Nov.13, 2013 @ 11:48 pm, under NPB

The Yomiuri Giants Clutch Hero of the Year Award went to Shuichi Murata (determined by fan balloting).

August 3, vs Hanshin: down two runs in the 2nd, Murata led off the inning with a solo home run to right off Atsushi Nomi.  Down one run in the 6th, with a runner on first and second, Murata tied the game at three with a one-out RBI double to left.  The Giants won the game 4-3.  [official announcement - box score]