Takeya Nakamura hammers a 2-run home run, his 21st of the year, off Naoki Miyanishi over the wall in center to break a 1-1 tie in the top of the 7th inning at Sapporo Dome on Wednesday, August 29, 2012.
Hideto Asamura smashes a leadoff solo home run, his 5th of the year, to left field on the 1st pitch from Mitsuo Yoshikawa to cut the Lions' deficit to 2-1 in the bottom of the 1st inning at Seibu Dome on Friday, September 21, 2012.
Hideto Asamura's big night at Seibu Dome: he singled twice and rips a two-out, bases-clearing double off Motoki Higa to left-center field to drive in 3 runs and give Lions a 6-1 lead in the bottom of the 6th inning on Thursday, September 13, 2012.
Seibu Dome, home of the Saitama Seibu Lions, our local team.
Hiroyuki Nakajima blasted a solo home run, his 12th of the year, to left-center off Kei Igawa in the top of the 3rd inning at Kyocera Dome Osaka on Wednesday, August 15, 2012.
Hideto Asamura takes Kelvin Jimenez deep to left field for a solo home run, his 2nd of the year, in the 3rd inning to tie the game at 1 at Seibu Dome on Saturday, August 18, 2012 in Seibu Railway 100th Anniversary Series.
Takeya Nakamura drills a solo home run - his 13th of the year - to left field off Yuuya Andoh to put the Lions on the board in the 4th inning on Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Takeya Nakamura launches a 2-out, 2-run home run, his league-leading 23rd of the year, to right-center off Yoshihisa Naruse to extend the Lions' lead to 3-0 in the top of the 6th inning at QVC Marine Field on Friday, September 14, 2012.
Hiroyuki Nakajima delivers in the clutch again: he ripped a 2-out, bases-loaded double to left to drive in 3 runs and to pad the Lions' lead to 6-1 in the bottom of the 4th inning at Seibu Dome on Friday, August 10, 2012.
Fumiya Nishiguchi earns the 180th win of his career - June 2, 2012