[9/6/2016] Tetsuto Yamada steals thirtieth base of the season

Tetsuto Yamada stole his thirtieth base of the year in the first inning of tonight’s game against the Yokohama Bay Stars at Yokohama Stadium and is now one step closer to becoming┬áthe first player in NPB history to record Triple Threes (.300 batting average, thirty home runs, thirty stolen bases) in back-to-back seasons.

Through September 5, Yamada was batting .323 with thirty-three home runs.

Source: Sponichi 9/6/2016

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