Yuto Takahama, Nippon Ham
25 G, 32-for-95, 4 HR, 10 RBI, 1 SB, .337 BA
Takahama led the league in hits (thirty-two) and his batting average (.337) was second best. He recorded a hit in twenty-one of the twenty-five games he played in.
Yuma Mune, Orix
22 G, 28-for-87, 0 HR, 7 RBI, 3 SB, .322 BA
Mune played in all twenty-two games in March/April and recorded hits in eighteen games. His batting average (.322) and hit total (twenty-eight) was good for third in the league.
Source: NPB 5/11/2017