The Yomiuri Giants at home Hero Award for May went to Leslie Anderson (determined by fan balloting).
May 7, vs Yokohama: with the bases loaded and two out in the 6th, Anderson deposited his second grand slam of the season into the left-center field seats. He finished the game with his sixth modasho of the year. And with the bases loaded this year, he is 4-for-5 with twelve RBI. The Giants won the game 10-2. [official announcement - box score]