Tag Archive: Sapporo Dome MVP
Sapporo Dome announced that this year’s Sapporo Dome MVP will go to Naoyuki Uwasawa. He was selected because:
- he received 430 of 1,892 online fan votes;
- he led the Fighters with eleven wins and recorded the first double-digit win season of his career;
- he was a solid presence in the starting rotation.
Source: Sapporo Dome 11/22/2018, Nippon Ham 11/22/2018
Sapporo Dome announced today that this year’s Sapporo Dome MVP will go to Haruki Nishikawa. He was selected because:
- he received 2,258 of 4,271 online fan votes;
- he used his speed to lead the Pacific League in steals (thirty-nine) and led his teammates with hits this season at Sapporo Dome (sixty-eight);
- he hit a career high nine home runs;
- he is popular among female fans — he finished second in the I’d Like that Player to be My Boyfriend competition.
Source: Sapporo Dome 11/24/2017 (Internet Archive)
Sapporo Dome announced today that their 2016 Sapporo Dome MVP will go to Shohei Otani. Among the reasons why he was selected:
- Otani received 1,367 of 3,122 votes from fans
- Otani led teammates in strikeouts (as a pitcher) at Sapporo Dome
- Otani batted over .300, hit ten home runs, and recorded forty-three hits at Sapporo Dome.
- Otani hit 165km/h at Sapporo Dome during the Climax Series.
Source: Sapporo Dome announcement, Nippon Ham announcement