Kengo Tagawa, Yakult
5 G, 3-0, 20.2 IP, 20 SO, 8 BB, 4 ER, 1.74 ERA
Tagawa pitched in five games in July and recorded a league-high three wins. He recorded his wins both as a starter and a reliever.
Hiroki Takahashi, Hiroshima
15 G, 23-for-48, 8 2B, 10 RBI, 4 SO, .479 BA
Takahashi played in fifteen games in July and went 23-for-48. He led the league in hitting (.479), doubles (8) and on base percentage (.545).
Source: NPB 8/10/2017