Yohei Oshima: Did You Know

Milestones

2018

May 22 vs Yokohama at Yokohama – Oshima homered in back-to-back trips to the plate for the first time in his career. He hit a two-run home run in the third inning and a solo home run in the fifth inning, both to right and both off Satoshi Iizuka. This was also the first time he hit two homers in a game.

Source: Sanspo 5/22/2018, Sponichi 5/22/2018

August 22 vs Hanshin at Nagoya Dome – Oshima tied a Dragons record (set by┬áTyrone Woods in 2005) by racking up hits in eight consecutive at bats. He recorded four hits on August 19 (2B7, 1B8, 1B4, 1B7), three hits on August 21 (1B8, 1B9, 1B8, BB), and one hit on August 22 (1B8). The streak ended when he grounded out second in the third inning on August 22.

Source: Sponichi 8/22/2018, Sponichi 8/22/2018, Sanspo 8/22/2018

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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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