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Monthly Hanshin Tigers – October 2017

The ex-captain and current NPB ironman extraordinaire made history at Koshien Stadium on September 8. This magazine commemorates his 2000th career hit (which makes him the second man in club history to record 2000 hits as a Tiger, after Taira Fujita) and

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Toritani Reaches 2000 Hit Milestone

On Friday night in front of a sold out crowd at Koshien Stadium, Hanshin Tigers infielder Takashi Toritani (36) became the 50th player in NPB history to reach the 2000 career hit plateau. His second inning double to right center scored a run, and Toritani

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