[6/1/2016] Tetsuto Yamada homers against eleventh NPB team

Tetsuto Yamada recorded a home run against Nippon Ham on May 31 at Sapporo Dome. He has now recorded a home run against all eleven current NPB teams, other than his own.

Through May 31, Yamada is 79-for-235 with ten home runs and thirty-eight RBI during Inter-league play over his career. He is the fourth Japanese player in franchise history to record at least ten Inter-league home runs. The other three: Kazuhiro Hatakeyama (eighteen), Akinori Iwamura (thirteen), and Norichika Aoki (thirteen).

Source: Sanspo 6/1/2016, Sponichi 6/1/2016

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NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hanshin 43 26 17 0
Hiroshima 46 26 19 1
Yomiuri 44 23 21 0
Yokohama 45 20 23 2
Yakult 44 19 25 0
Chunichi 46 17 26 3
G W L T
Rakuten 39 28 11 0
Softbank 46 28 18 0
Seibu 42 24 17 1
Nippon Ham 43 18 25 0
Orix 43 18 25 0
Lotte 45 12 32 1
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