1990 Nippon Professional Baseball season

The 1990 Nippon Professional Baseball season was the 41st season of operation for the league.

1990 NPB season
LeagueNippon Professional Baseball
SportBaseball
Regular Season
Season MVPCL: Masaki Saito (YOM)
PL: Hideo Nomo (KIN)
League Postseason
CL championsYomiuri Giants
  CL runners-upHiroshima Toyo Carp
PL championsSeibu Lions
  PL runners-upOrix Braves
Japan Series
ChampionsSeibu Lions
  Runners-upYomiuri Giants
Finals MVPOrestes Destrade (SEI)
NPB seasons

Regular season standingsEdit

Central LeagueEdit

Central League[1] G W L T Pct. GB
Yomiuri Giants 130 88 42 0 .677 --
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 132 66 64 2 .508 22.0
Yokohama Taiyo Whales 133 64 66 3 .492 24.0
Chunichi Dragons 131 62 68 1 .477 26.0
Yakult Swallows 130 58 72 0 .446 30.0
Hanshin Tigers 130 52 78 0 .400 36.0

Pacific LeagueEdit

Pacific League[2] G W L T Pct. GB
Seibu Lions 130 81 45 4 .643 --
Orix Braves 130 69 57 4 .548 12.0
Kintetsu Buffaloes 130 67 60 3 .528 14.5
Nippon-Ham Fighters 130 66 63 1 .512 16.5
Lotte Orions 130 57 71 2 .445 25.0
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 130 41 85 4 .325 40.0

Japan SeriesEdit

PL Seibu Lions (4) vs. CL Yomiuri Giants (0)

Game Date Score Location Time Attendance 
1 October 20 Seibu Lions – 5, Yomiuri Giants – 0 Tokyo Dome 2:58 46,008[3] 
2 October 21 Seibu Lions – 9, Yomiuri Giants – 5 Tokyo Dome 3:36 46,153[3] 
3 October 23 Yomiuri Giants – 0, Seibu Lions – 7 Seibu Lions Stadium 2:48 31,804[3] 
4 October 24 Yomiuri Giants – 3, Seibu Lions – 7 Seibu Lions Stadium 3:15 31,804[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://npb.jp/bis/yearly/centralleague_1990.html
  2. ^ http://npb.jp/bis/yearly/pacificleague_1990.html
  3. ^ a b c d 1990年度日本シリーズ 試合結果 (in Japanese). Nippon Professional Baseball. Retrieved February 19, 2018.