Toshiro Miyazaki: Did You Know

Milestones

September 6, 2017 vs Yakult at Yokohama – Miyazaki broke a 0-0 tie with a walk-off solo home run off Kenichi Matsuoka┬áin the bottom of the eleventh inning. He became the fifth player in Yokohama franchise history to hit a walk-off home run that broke a 0-0 tie. The other four players:

  • April 21, 1960 vs Kokutetsu – Takashi Iwamoto in the tenth inning
  • April 11, 1961 vs Chunichi – Hidenori Kanemitsu in the ninth inning
  • June 30, 1962 vs Yomiuri – Toru Mori in the ninth inning
  • September 26, 1968 vs Sankei – Makoto Matsubara┬áin the ninth inning

Source: Sports Hochi 9/7/2017, Sponichi 9/7/2017, Sanspo 9/7/2017

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