1992 Nippon Professional Baseball season

The 1992 Nippon Professional Baseball season was the 43rd season of operation for the league.

1992 NPB season
LeagueNippon Professional Baseball
SportBaseball
Regular Season
Season MVPCL: Jack Howell (YAK)
PL: Takehiro Ishii (SEI)
League Postseason
CL championsYakult Swallows
  CL runners-upYomiuri Giants
PL championsSeibu Lions
  PL runners-upKintetsu Buffaloes
Japan Series
ChampionsSeibu Lions
  Runners-upYakult Swallows
Finals MVPTakehiro Ishii (SEI)
NPB seasons

Regular season standingsEdit

Central LeagueEdit

Central League[1] G W L T Pct. GB
Yakult Swallows 131 69 61 1 .531 --
Yomiuri Giants 130 67 63 0 .515 2.0
Hanshin Tigers 132 67 63 2 .515 2.0
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 130 66 64 0 .508 3.0
Yokohama Taiyo Whales 131 61 69 1 .469 8.0
Chunichi Dragons 130 60 70 0 .462 9.0

Pacific LeagueEdit

Pacific League[2] G W L T Pct. GB
Seibu Lions 130 80 47 3 .630 --
Kintetsu Buffaloes 130 74 50 6 .597 4.5
Orix BlueWave 130 61 64 5 .488 18.0
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 130 57 72 1 .442 24.0
Nippon-Ham Fighters 130 54 73 3 .425 26.0
Chiba Lotte Marines 130 54 74 2 .422 26.5

Japan SeriesEdit

PL Seibu Lions (4) vs. CL Yakult Swallows (3)

Game Date Score Location Time Attendance 
1 October 17 Seibu Lions – 3, Yakult Swallows – 7 Meiji Jingu Stadium 4:04 34,767[3] 
2 October 18 Seibu Lions – 2, Yakult Swallows – 0 Meiji Jingu Stadium 3:21 35,876[3] 
3 October 21 Yakult Swallows – 1, Seibu Lions – 6 Seibu Lions Stadium 3:24 31,370[3] 
4 October 22 Yakult Swallows – 0, Seibu Lions – 1 Seibu Lions Stadium 2:38 31,457[3] 
5 October 23 Yakult Swallows – 7, Seibu Lions – 6 Seibu Lions Stadium 3:53 31,489[3] 
6 October 25 Seibu Lions – 7, Yakult Swallows – 8 Meiji Jingu Stadium 4:10 35,391[3] 
7 October 26 Seibu Lions – 2, Yakult Swallows – 1 Meiji Jingu Stadium 4:05 34,101[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://npb.jp/bis/yearly/centralleague_1992.html
  2. ^ http://npb.jp/bis/yearly/pacificleague_1992.html
  3. ^ a b c d e f g 1992年度日本シリーズ 試合結果 (in Japanese). Nippon Professional Baseball. Retrieved February 7, 2018.