[6/9/2017] Sky Perfect Farm MVP of the Month Awards for May

Eastern League

Daiki Watanabe, Yakult
17 G, 25-for-69, 0 HR, 7 RBI, 4 SB, .362 BA

Watanabe led the league in hits (twenty-five) and his batting average (.362) was good for second. He recorded at least one hit in fourteen of the seventeen games he played in.

Western League

Xavier Batista, Hiroshima
20 G, 31-for-78, 8 HR, 22 RBI, 1 SB, .397 BA

Batista batted clean-up in all twenty of his team’s games in May. He blasted a home run in three consecutive games and drove in at least one run in five straight games. He led the league in home runs (eight) and RBI (twenty-two).

Source: NPB 6/9/2017

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