Shoitsu Omatsu: Did You Know

Milestones

Omatsu hit two pinch-hit walk-off home runs in 2017: May 9 against Hiroshima and July 27 against Chunichi. He joined Kazuo Higasa (Yomiuri, 1956), Yasumitsu Toyoda (Sankei, 1968) and Tsutomu Wakamatsu (Yakult, 1977) as the only players in NPB history to record two pinch-hit walk-off home runs in one season.

Source: Sponichi 7/27/2017, Sanspo 7/27/2017

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