Yakult defeated Orix after 12 extra innings
■ Yakult 2-1 Orix (Japan Series, 27th, Hot Kobe)
Yakult won the 6th round of the “SMBC Japan Series 2021” held on the 27th and became the best in Japan for the first time in 20 years. Immediately after fulfilling his long-cherished wish, the fans were impressed by the appearance of the infielder Munetaka Murakami, the main gun who cried loudly.
Yakult won 4 wins and 2 losses by controlling the fierce battle that was entangled in the 12th inning. It was 21-year-old No. 4 Murakami who was crying unintentionally in the completed circle of joy. He sat in 4th place in all games this season, leading the team with a batting average of .278 and 39 home runs and 112 RBIs in the regular season. He also pulled the team as the main gun in the Japan Series.
Murakami couldn’t bear the tears even with the high touch of victory after the match. In the Yakult team official Twitter video that showed that figure, “I cried for a man crying,” “I like the tears of a big young man,” “I’m crying again,” “I’m crying again,” “The best tears! “I would cry if I was shown this,” “I was impressed by the man’s crying,” the fans couldn’t see without tears.