[8/24/2017] 99th Summer Koshien: News and Notes

Pro Scout Best Nine

Pos Name JPN Name ENG School Year
P 清水 達也 Shimizu, Tatsuya Hanasaki Tokuharu 3
C 中村 奨成 Nakamura, Shosei Koryo 3
1B 中川 卓也 Nakagawa, Takuya Osaka Toin 2
2B 小玉 佳吾 Kodama,Keigo TokaiDai Sugao 3
3B 林 晃汰 Hayashi, Kota Chiben Wakayama 2
SS 西巻 賢二 Nishimaki, Kenji Sendai Ikuei 3
OF 西川 愛也 Nishikawa, Manaya Hanasaki Tokuharu 3
OF 増田 珠 Masuda, Shu Yokohama 3
OF 植田 拓 Ueda, Taku Morioka DaiFu 3

Sponichi Best Nine

Pos Name JPN Name ENG School Year
P 綱脇 慧 Tsunawaki, Sui Hanasaki Tokuharu 3
C 福井 章吾 Fukui, Shogo Osaka Toin 3
1B 安原 健人 Yasuhara, Kento Tenri 3
2B 多田 祐汰 Tada, Yuta Sanbon Matsu 3
3B 飯島 大夢 Iijima, Hiromu Maebashi Ikuei 3
SS 田中幹也 Tanaka, Mikiya TokaiDai Sugao 2
OF 浜田太貴 Hamada, Taiki Meiho 2
OF 藤原 恭大 Fujiwara, Kyota Osaka Toin 2
OF 丸山 和郁 Maruyama, Kazuya Maebashi Ikuei 3

Source: Sponichi 8/24/2017


TV ratings for the Finals game on August 23 on NHK for the Kanto region:

  • First-half (from 13:50) – 15.2%
  • Second-half (from 15:36) – 17.1%

Source: Sponichi 8/24/2017


Shosei Nakamura Records

Category Total Prev Player Notes
Home Runs 6 5 Kazuhiro Kiyohara (1985) New Record
RBI 17 15 Keigo Hagihara (2008) New Record
Hits 19 19 Eiji Mizuguchi (1986) Tie Record
Doubles 6 6 Naruki Sugizaki (2015), Shota Dobayashi (2009), Hideo Okubo (1950) Tie Record
Total bases 43 28 Kanji Kawai (2009) New Record
Modasho 5 4 Hideto Asamura (2008), Katsumi Sato (1985) New Record

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/24/2017

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Hanshin 143 78 61 4
Yokohama 143 73 65 5
Yomiuri 143 72 68 3
Chunichi 143 59 79 5
Yakult 143 45 96 2
G W L T
Softbank 143 94 49 0
Seibu 143 79 61 3
Rakuten 143 77 63 3
Orix 143 63 79 1
Nippon Ham 143 60 83 0
Lotte 143 54 87 2
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