Takeya Nakamura hit his 250th career home run in tonight's game against the Hiroshima Carp.
Inning: bottom of the 6th
Pitcher: Shota Nakazaki
Runners: first and second
Nakamura is the fifty-ninth player in NPB history to reach the 250 home run milestone. He is also the ninth quickest to the milestone (995th game; Sadaharu Oh is in eighth at 994 and Hideki Matsui in tenth at 1000; Ralph Bryant and Alex Cabrera are tied in first at 773).