Sunday, October 2, 2016

Card Of The Week October 2

The Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters clinched the Pacific League pennant last Wednesday behind the outstanding pitching of Shohei Ohtani.  Ohtani threw a complete game, 1 hit shutout of the Lions to give the team their first first place finish since 2012.  He struck out 15 in the process.  Here's his pitching highlights via Pacific League TV:

BBM's Fighters set this year included an 11 card subset called "Brilliant Stars" that showed several of the young Fighters players in street clothes.  I assume this was BBM's answer to the Pro Yakyuu AI set from last spring.  Here's Ohtani's card from the subset:

2016 BBM Fighters #F68

No comments: