[5/2/2016] Hanshin Tigers: First Hits

Six Japanese Hanshin players have recorded their first career hits this season: Yutaro Itayama, Shun Takayama, Shintaro Yokota, Fumiya Hojo, Naomasa Yokawa, and Fumihito Haraguchi. The last time six Japanese Hanshin players recorded their first career hits in the same year was in 1989: Seiichi Kaneko, Tsutomu Kameyama, Toru Iwata, Hajime Takai, Hiroyuki Yoshikawa, and Eiji Iwakiri.

Source: Nikkan Sports 5/2/2016

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NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hiroshima 143 88 51 4
Hanshin 143 78 61 4
Yokohama 143 73 65 5
Yomiuri 143 72 68 3
Chunichi 143 59 79 5
Yakult 143 45 96 2
G W L T
Softbank 143 94 49 0
Seibu 143 79 61 3
Rakuten 143 77 63 3
Orix 143 63 79 1
Nippon Ham 143 60 83 0
Lotte 143 54 87 2
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