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

Leave a Reply

NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hiroshima 143 88 51 4
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
Don't forget to check these out!