Hosei Takata, Yomiuri
4 G, 4-0, 0 Sv, 28.0 IP, 29 SO, 8 BB, 3 ER, 0.96 ERA
Takata started four games in August and led the league with four wins. He also led the league in innings (28.0) and strikeouts (twenty-nine).
Alejandro Mejia, Hiroshima
12 G, 16-for-41, 5 HR, 15 RBI, .390 BA, .878 SLG
Mejia played in twelve games in August and led the league in batting average (.390), home runs (five), and RBI (fifteen). He also led the league in batting average with runners in scoring position (.636), slugging percentage (.878), and on base percentage (.480).
Source: NPB 9/13/2018