[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 90 57 31 2
Yokohama 89 46 40 3
Hanshin 86 46 40 0
Yomiuri 89 41 47 1
Chunichi 91 39 49 3
Yakult 89 30 57 2
G W L T
Rakuten 81 55 25 1
Softbank 89 58 31 0
Seibu 86 47 37 2
Orix 86 38 47 1
Nippon Ham 89 32 57 0
Lotte 87 29 57 1
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