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Yomiuri Giants 2015 at home Hero Award for May: Hayato Sakamoto

by on Jun.13, 2015 @ 4:21 am, under NPB

The Yomiuri Giants at home Hero Award for May went to Hayato Sakamoto (determined by fan balloting).

May 15, vs Yakult: with a runner on first and no out in the 7th inning of a scoreless game, Sakamoto blasted a home run to left-center off Yasuhiro Ogawa. It was his sixteenth game after moving to the four hole in the line-up. The Giants went on to win the game, 2-1. [official announcement - box score]