Hiroki Uemoto: Did You Know

2018

May 4 vs Chunichi at Koshien Stadium – Uemoto recorded a modasho in his third straight game. He is the first Hanshin Tiger to get modasho in three consecutive games since Matt Murton in 2013. Murton also set the franchise record of four in 2013. The Central League record of five was set by Michio Nishizawa in 1954.

Source: Daily Sports 5/5/2018, Daily Sports 5/4/2018, Nikkan Sports 5/5/2018

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