Tag: Zenjiro Suga

Zenjiro Suga Gets Hit #1,000

Rimouski’s veteran Japanese slugger Zenjiro Suga has achieved his 1,000th hit today, collecting it in a 2-for-4 effort against the Battle Creek Attack.

After hitting a solo homer in the 5th inning to tie the game, Suga was up to bat again facing off against veteran Niek Rodriguez in the 7th inning. Suga hit a two-out single on a line drive over the shortstop, but then was later stranded at third. Continue reading “Zenjiro Suga Gets Hit #1,000”

Suga Picked LL Best Player

His face might be sun-baked after all the years he’s invested in this game, but 37-year-old Zenjiro Suga of the Rimouski Fighting Moose is still playing a kid’s game — and getting paid for it. The veteran first baseman had a tremendous week and was named the Lake League Player of the Week.

Suga drilled 8 hits in 21 at-bats and 3 home runs on his way to posting a .381 average. He also knocked in 8 runs and scored 5 times. Continue reading “Suga Picked LL Best Player”

June Lake League Player Awards Out

The Lake League has announced its June player awards, recognizing the top batter, pitcher and rookie during the month.

LL BATTER OF THE MONTH (JUNE 2017)

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BNN Stats: Batting Split Stats Leaders

Here is a peek at the top 5 hitters leading the Bull Baseball League in RBI during spring training.

  1. Bill Sarauer, ARI, 10
  2. Zenjiro Suga, HAM, 9
  3. Jose Gonzales, KIN, 8
  4. George Hubbard, CHI, 8
  5. Koji Kondo, ARI, 8
Bill Sarauer, C (Arizona)

Arizona’s Bill Sarauer (C) is having a great Spring Training so far, opening with a hit streak that ran the first seven games, and three multiple-RBI games, including a 3-for-5 performance that included 4-RBI’s against the Tidals last Tuesday.

Meanwhile, 3-time MVP Zenjiro Suga (1B), of the Hamilton Crusaders, has also had a very productive first week of spring. The 37-year-old bagged Player of the Game honors against Chicoutimi yesterday in a 4-2 win that saw Suga hit a 3-run homer in the sixth, putting the Crusaders on top.

Dominican-born speedster Jose Gonzales (SS) is on fire for the Kingston Cannons. In addition to his 8 RBI’s so far, he’s batting .429 with two triples, a homer and 3 stolen bases.

Spring action continues for these hot players, with Arizona (5-3) hosted by Dallas (3-5), and the Crusaders (6-2) and Cannons (7-1) playing each other today.