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[8/14/2014] Yomiuri Giants, Hiroshima Carp

by on Aug.15, 2014 @ 3:27 am, under NPB

Yomiuri Giants

  • Hisayoshi Chono has recorded six lead-off home runs: October 5, 2010 against Yokohama at Yokohama; June 9, 2012 against Seibu at Tokyo Dome; July 12, 2012 against Hiroshima at Tokyo Dome; May 22, 2013 against Rakuten at kobo Stadium; May 23, 2013 against Rakuten at kobo Stadium; August 13, 2014 against Hanshin at Tokyo Dome. Source: Sanspo 8/14/2014

Hiroshima Carp

  • Bryan Bullington became the eighth foreign player in Central League history, first in franchise history, to rack up forty victories on Wednesday.  His wife and three kids will be returning to the States on the 19th. Source: Daily Sports 8/14/2014
  • Deunte Heath started a Ni-gun game against Orix on Wednesday.  He pitched five shutout innings and scattered one hit.  He faced seventeen, walked two, and struck out four.  He topped out at 150km/h.  Heath's wife and two children will arrive in Japan on Friday. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/14/2014, Daily Sports 8/14/2014