September 24 vs Nippon Ham at YafuOku Dome – The Softbank Hawks extended their winning streak to six games. Mori recorded saves in all six and tied an NPB record for saves in consecutive games held by six other pitchers: Masahide Kobayashi (2001), Hitoki Iwase (2005), Kyuji Fujikawa (2007), Koji Aoyama (2012), Hideaki Wakui (2013), and Seung-Hwan Oh (2015).
Source: Nikkan Sports 9/25/2018
September 25 vs Orix at Kyocera Dome – The Hawks won their seventh straight and Mori once again notched a save and set a new NPB record with saves in seven consecutive games.
Relationships and Family
Mori’s wife gave birth to the couple’s second child, a boy, in mid-April.
Source: Nikkan Sports 5/30/20170 Comments