Chihiro Kaneko notched the twentieth shutout of his career on April 30 against Rakuten at Kyocera Dome. Among active pitchers, only Daisuke Miura (twenty-three) and Toshiya Sugiuchi (twenty-one) have more shutouts.
Kaneko improved his career record against Rakuten to 24-4. Of the twenty-four victories, ten are shutouts.
Source: Nikkan Sports 4/30/2016