Seiya Inoue: Did You Know

Milestones

2017

October 5 vs Rakuten at ZOZO Marine – The score tied at two with runners on second and third and two out in the bottom of the ninth.┬áInoue recorded a walk-off infield hit against Yuri Furukawa. He slid head-first in first base. It was the first walk-off hit of his career.

Source: Sanspo 10/5/2017

2018

August 25 vs Orix at ZOZO Marine – Inoue recorded the second walk-off hit of his career (ninth inning, runners on first and second, two out, off Hirotoshi Masui).

Source: Sponichi 8/26/2018

September 8 vs Seibu at MetLife Dome – Inoue hit hit twentieth home run of the season and became the first Japanese Marine to hit twenty home runs since Tadahito Iguchi recorded twenty-three in 2013.

Source: Sports Hochi 9/8/2018, Daily Sports 9/8/2018, Nikkan Sports 9/8/2018, Sponichi 9/8/2018

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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
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