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Sky Perfect’s Walk-off Award: August 2014

by on Sep.10, 2014 @ 11:27 pm, under NPB

The Central League and Pacific League announced the winners of Sky Perfect's Walk-off Award for August.

Jose Lopez, Yomiuri Giants

August 26 vs Hanshin at Tokyo Dome.  Down 3-2. Bottom of the 9th. Shuichi Murata tied the game at three. A couple batters later, Lopez came up to bat with a runner on second and two out. He hit a walk-off RBI single to center.

Tatsuhiro Tamura, Chiba Lotte Marines

August 19 vs Orix Buffaloes at QVC Marine [Pa-League TV].  Tied 3-3.  Bottom of the 9th, runner on second and two out. Tamura hit a 1-2 pitch to center for the first walk-off of his career.