The Ni-gun Mizuno MVP awards for July.
Daichi Mizuguchi - Seibu Lions
9 G, 12-for-29, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 3 SB, .414
Mizuguchi was the primary lead-off hitter in July. He recorded multiple hits in five of the nine games he played in and led the league in batting average (.414). He was added to the seventy-man roster on July 23.
Masahiro Nakatani - Hanshin Tigers
13 G, 18-for-48, 3 HR, 9 RBI, 1 SB, .375
Nakatani played in thirteen games in July. Led the league in RBI (9). He recorded hits in twelve games and went 0-for-0 with four walks in one game.