[9/19/2016] Ni-gun Yomiuri Giants capture Eastern League pennant

The Ni-gun Yomiuri Giants took a 14-5 pounding from the Ni-gun Yakult Swallows today but still clinched first in the Eastern League because the second place Ni-gun Seibu Lions lost their game to the Nippon Ham Fighters, 5-4.

The Ni-gun Yomiuri Giants will play the Ni-gun Softbank Hawks in the 2016 Farm Championship series on October 1 in Miyazaki.

Source: Nikkan Sports 9/19/2016

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NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hanshin 44 26 18 0
Hiroshima 47 27 19 1
Yomiuri 45 23 22 0
Yokohama 46 21 23 2
Yakult 45 19 26 0
Chunichi 47 18 26 3
G W L T
Rakuten 40 28 12 0
Softbank 47 28 19 0
Seibu 43 25 17 1
Nippon Ham 44 19 25 0
Orix 44 18 26 0
Lotte 46 13 32 1
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