[4/26/2016] Eldred, Suzuki, Dobayashi go back-to-back-to-back

Brad Eldred, Seiya Suzuki, and Shota Dobayashi went back-to-back-to-back (solo home runs off Yoshihisa Naruse) in the second inning against Yakult at Jingu Stadium on April 26.

The last time three Hiroshima players hit consecutive home runs was against Yomiuri at Hiroshima on September 2, 2005: Shigenobu Shima, Takahiro Arai, and Tomonori Maeda.

The last time three NPB players hit consecutive home runs was Nippon Ham against Orix at Hotto Motto Kobe on September 5, 2015: Sho Nakata, Kensuke Kondo, and Brandon Laird.

Eldred and Suzuki went on to him one more home run during the game. Suzuki hi a grand slam off Luis Perez in the seventh inning and Eldred a solo home run off Kenichi Matsuoka in the ninth.

Source: Sports Hochi 4/26/2016

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Hanshin 42 25 17 0
Hiroshima 46 26 19 1
Yomiuri 43 23 20 0
Yokohama 44 19 23 2
Yakult 44 19 25 0
Chunichi 45 17 25 3
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Rakuten 38 27 11 0
Softbank 45 28 17 0
Seibu 41 23 17 1
Nippon Ham 42 18 24 0
Orix 42 18 24 0
Lotte 44 11 32 1
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