Complete NPB Standings 1991-’99

1991 Season

Central League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 132 74 56 2 .569 - .254 88 3.23 516 466 72
Chunichi Dragons 131 71 59 1 .546 3 .262 178 3.59 612 521 78
Yakult Swallows 132 67 63 2 .515 7 .259 140 3.93 544 551 56
Yomiuri Giants 130 66 64 0 .508 8 .253 128 3.72 534 529 76
Yokohama Taiyo Whales 131 64 66 1 .492 10 .269 66 3.74 558 535 61
Hanshin Tigers 130 48 82 0 .369 26 .237 111 4.37 454 616 88

Pacific League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Seibu Lions 130 81 43 6 .653 - .2651 155 3.22 624 439 38
Kintetsu Buffaloes 130 77 48 5 .616 4.5 .265 157 3.46 592 495 71
Orix BlueWave 130 64 63 3 .504 18.5 .261 127 3.90 554 557 72
Nippon Ham Fighters 130 53 72 5 .424 28.5 .251 112 3.72 463 523 61
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 130 53 73 4 .421 29 .253 152 4.74 557 661 68
Lotte Orions 130 48 77 5 .384 33.5 .260 89 4.23 484 599 77

1991 Japan Series
(Best of 7) Hiroshima Toyo Carp vs. Seibu Lions

Game 1 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Hiroshima 3, Seibu 11
Game 2 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Hiroshima 4, Seibu 2
Game 3 (Hiroshima Civic Stadium): , Seibu 1, Hiroshima 0
Game 4 (Hiroshima Civic Stadium): , Seibu 3, Hiroshima 7
Game 5 (Hiroshima Civic Stadium): Seibu 0, Hiroshima 3
Game 6 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Hiroshima 1, Seibu 6
Game 7 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Hiroshima 1, Seibu 7

Seibu Lions 4-3

1992 Season

Central League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Yakult Swallows 131 69 61 1 .531 - .261 173 3.79 599 566 83
Yomiuri Giants 130 67 63 0 .515 2 .262 139 3.69 535 522 77
Hanshin Tigers 132 67 63 2 .515 2 .250 86 2.90 475 445 69
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 130 66 64 0 .508 3 .260 122 3.60 571 532 83
Yokohama Taiyo Whales 131 61 69 1 .469 8 .249 97 3.75 521 553 80
Chunichi Dragons 130 60 70 0 .462 9 .252 108 3.91 479 562 91

Pacific League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Seibu Lions 130 80 47 3 .630 - .278 159 3.52 658 495 56
Kintetsu Buffaloes 130 74 50 6 .597 4.5 .247 155 3.69 580 515 73
Orix BlueWave 130 61 64 5 .488 18 .272 88 3.58 540 503 63
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 130 57 72 1 .442 24 .258 139 4.60 534 637 86
Nippon Ham Fighters 130 54 73 3 .425 26 .259 99 4.20 497 597 66
Chiba Lotte Marines 130 54 74 2 .422 26.5 .241 89 3.82 460 540 75

1992 Japan Series
(Best of 7) Seibu Lions vs. Yakult Swallows

Game 1 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 3, Yakult 7 (12 innings)
Game 2 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 2Yakult 0
Game 3 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Yakult 1, Seibu 6
Game 4 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Yakult 0, Seibu 1
Game 5 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Seibu 6Yakult 7, Seibu 6 (10 innings)
Game 6 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 7Yakult 8, Seibu 7 (10 innings)
Game 7 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 2, Yakult 1 (10 innings)

Seibu Lions 4-3

1993 Season

Central League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Yakult Swallows 132 80 50 2 .615 - .263 140 3.20 622 475 68
Chunichi Dragons 132 73 57 2 .562 7 .256 158 3.12 538 453 66
Yomiuri Giants 131 64 66 1 .492 16 .238 105 3.22 446 465 57
Hanshin Tigers 132 63 67 2 .485 17 .253 86 3.88 478 542 60
Yokohama BayStars 130 57 73 0 .438 23 .249 87 3.83 477 544 66
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 131 53 77 1 .408 27 .253 155 4.29 530 612 73

Pacific League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Seibu Lions 130 74 53 3 .583 - .260 114 2.96 512 421 50
Nippon Ham Fighters 130 71 52 7 .577 1 .259 106 3.37 558 478 55
Orix BlueWave 130 70 56 4 .556 3.5 .253 125 3.24 516 471 69
Kintetsu Buffaloes 130 66 59 5 .528 7 .258 145 3.62 562 520 90
Chiba Lotte Marines 130 51 77 2 .398 23.5 .251 95 4.08 487 583 73
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 130 45 80 5 .360 28 .246 75 4.22 434 596 72

1993 Japan Series
(Best of 7) Yakult Swallows vs. Seibu Lions

Game 1 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Yakult 8, Seibu 5
Game 2 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Yakult 5, Seibu 2
Game 3 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 7, Yakult 2
Game 4 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 0, Yakult 1
Game 5 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 7, Yakult 2
Game 6 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Seibu 4, Yakult 2
Game 7 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Seibu 2, Yakult 4

Yakult Swallows 4-3

1994 Season

Central League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Yomiuri Giants 130 70 60 0 .538 - .2583 122 3.41 516 483 69
Chunichi Dragons 130 69 61 0 .531 1 .2581 108 3.45 535 481 69
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 130 66 64 0 .508 4 .276 126 4.18 585 584 55
Yakult Swallows 130 62 68 0 .477 8 .250 130 4.05 562 588 61
Hanshin Tigers 130 62 68 0 .477 8 .256 92 3.43 498 651 67
Yokohama BayStars 130 61 69 0 .469 9 .261 107 3.76 451 536 70

Pacific League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Seibu Lions 130 76 52 2 .594 - .279 122 3.81 667 535 59
Orix BlueWave 130 68 59 3 .5354 7.5 .285 92 3.93 601 563 69
Kintetsu Buffaloes 130 68 59 3 .5354 7.5 .274 169 4.24 701 619 85
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 130 69 60 1 .5348 7.5 .275 132 4.10 604 519 84
Chiba Lotte Marines 130 55 73 2 .430 21 .261 104 4.50 521 633 83
Nippon Ham Fighters 130 46 79 5 .368 28.5 .252 101 4.62 485 637 56

1994 Japan Series
(Best of 7) Yomiuri Giants vs. Seibu Lions

Game 1 (Tokyo Dome): Seibu 11, Yomiuri 0
Game 2 (Tokyo Dome): Seibu 0, Yomiuri 1
Game 3 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Yomiuri 2, Seibu 1 (10 innings)
Game 4 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Yomiuri 5, Seibu 6 (12 innings)
Game 5 (Seibu Lions Stadium): Yomiuri 9, Seibu 3
Game 6 (Tokyo Dome): Seibu 1, Yomiuri 3

Yomiuri Giants 4-2

1995 Season

Central League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Yakult Swallows 130 82 48 0 .631 - .261 147 3.60 601 495 69
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 131 74 56 1 .569 8 .263 166 3.57 635 510 60
Yomiuri Giants 131 72 58 1 .553 10 .252 139 3.40 527 494 64
Yokohama BayStars 130 66 64 0 .508 16 .261 114 4.37 562 588 64
Chunichi Dragons 130 50 80 0 .385 32 .251 136 4.75 498 651 72
Hanshin Tigers 130 48 84 0 .354 36 .244 88 3.83 451 536 86

Pacific League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Orix BlueWave 130 82 47 1 .636 - .259 115 2.88 571 428 83
Chiba Lotte Marines 130 69 58 3 .543 12 .254 88 3.27 481 461 69
Seibu Lions 130 67 57 6 .540 12.5 .246 117 2.98 498 428 61
Nippon Ham Fighters 130 59 69 3 .465 22 .237 105 3.56 477 503 69
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 130 54 72 4 .429 26.5 .259 94 4.16 492 580 68
Kintetsu Buffaloes 130 49 78 3 .386 32 .234 105 3.97 457 577 74

1995 Japan Series
(Best of 7) Yakult Swallows vs. Orix BlueWave

Game 1 (Green Stadium Kobe): Yakult 5, Orix 2
Game 2 (Green Stadium Kobe): Yakult 3, Orix 2
Game 3 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Orix 4, Yakult 7
Game 4 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Orix 2, Yakult 1
Game 5 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Orix 1, Yakult 3

Yakult Swallows 4-1

1996 Season

Central League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Yomiuri Giants 130 77 53 0 .592 - .253 147 3.47 653 478 72
Chunichi Dragons 130 72 58 0 .554 5 .278 179 4.01 641 589 100
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 130 71 59 0 .546 6 .281 162 4.08 670 597 89
Yakult Swallows 130 61 69 0 .469 16 .264 103 4.00 536 560 79
Yokohama BayStars 130 55 75 0 .423 22 .271 85 4.67 571 660 76
Hanshin Tigers 130 54 76 0 .415 23 .245 89 4.12 482 579 77

Pacific League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Orix BlueWave 130 74 50 6 .597 - .271 124 3.55 607 529 73
Nippon Ham Fighters 130 68 58 4 .540 7 .249 130 3.49 527 502 61
Seibu Lions 130 62 64 4 .492 13 .258 141 3.58 517 521 67
Kintetsu Buffaloes 130 62 67 1 .481 14.5 .255 146 4.01 555 571 65
Chiba Lotte Marines 130 60 67 3 .472 15.5 .252 85 3.68 456 525 96
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 130 54 74 2 .422 22 .263 97 4.04 551 565 62

1996 Japan Series
(Best of 7) Orix BlueWave vs. Yomiuri Giants

Game 1 (Tokyo Dome): Orix 4, Yomiuri 3
Game 2 (Tokyo Dome): Orix 2, Yomiuri 0
Game 3 (Green Stadium Kobe): Yomiuri 2, Orix 5
Game 4 (Green Stadium Kobe): Yomiuri 5, Orix 1
Game 5 (Green Stadium Kobe): Yomiuri 2, Orix 5

Orix BlueWave 4-1


1997 Season

Central League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Yakult Swallows 137 83 52 2 .613 - .276 138 3.26 672 503 76
Yokohama BayStars 135 72 63 0 .533 11 .273 105 3.70 572 548 78
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 135 66 69 0 .489 17 .259 164 4.44 651 653 94
Yomiuri Giants 135 63 72 0 .467 20 .251 150 3.69 550 536 74
Hanshin Tigers 136 62 73 1 .460 21 .244 103 3.70 504 575 88
Chunichi Dragons 136 59 76 1 .438 24 .243 115 4.33 510 644 69

Pacific League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. HR ERA RF RA E
Seibu Lions 135 76 56 3 .574 - .281 110 3.63 656 554 76
Orix BlueWave 135 71 61 3 .538 5 .263 111 3.61 582 544 87
Kintetsu Buffaloes 135 68 63 4 .519 7.5 .274 112 3.79 603 579 85
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 135 63 71 1 .470 14 .265 128 4.18 572 600 63
Nippon Ham Fighters 135 63 71 1 .470 14 .264 132 4.26 587 610 66
Chiba Lotte Marines 135 57 76 2 .429 19.5 .249 75 3.84 466 584 84

1997 Japan Series
(Best of 7) Seibu Lions vs. Yakult Swallows

Game 1 (Seibu Stadium): Yakult 1, Seibu 0
Game 2 (Seibu Stadium): Yakult 5, Seibu 6
Game 3 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 3, Yakult 5
Game 4 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 1, Yakult 7
Game 5 (Meiji-Jingu Stadium): Seibu 0, Yakult 3

Yakult Swallows 4-1

1998 Season

Central League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. ERA RF RA
Yokohama BayStars 136 79 56 1 .585 - .277 3.49 642 524
Chunichi Dragons 136 75 60 1 .555 4 .248 3.14 488 458
Yomiuri Giants 135 73 62 0 .541 6 .267 3.74 632 551
Yakult Swallows 135 66 69 0 .489 13 .253 3.69 493 548
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 135 60 75 0 .444 19 .265 4.01 578 613
Hanshin Tigers 135 52 83 0 .385 27 .242 3.95 450 589

Pacific League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. ERA RF RA
Seibu Lions 135 70 61 4 .533 - .270 3.66 586 559
Nippon Ham Fighters 135 67 65 3 .507 3.5 .255 3.83 635 571
Orix BlueWave 135 66 66 3 .500 4.5 .264 4.03 586 609
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 135 67 67 1 .500 4.5 .264 4.02 546 596
Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes 135 66 67 2 .496 5 .267 4.28 593 629
Chiba Lotte Marines 135 61 71 3 .463 9.5 .217 3.70 581 563

1998 Japan Series
(Best of 7) Yokohama BayStars vs. Seibu Lions

Game 1 (Yokohama Stadium): Seibu 4, Yokohama 9
Game 2 (Yokohama Stadium): Seibu 0, Yokohama 4
Game 3 (Seibu Dome): Yokohama 2, Seibu 7
Game 4 (Seibu Dome): Yokohama 2, Seibu 4
Game 5 (Seibu Dome): Yokohama 17, Seibu 5
Game 6 (Yokohama Stadium): Seibu 1, Yokohama 2

Yokohama BayStars 4-2

1999 Season

Central League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. ERA RF RA
Chunichi Dragons 135 81 54 0 .600 - .263 3.39 598 488
Yomiuri Giants 135 75 60 0 .556 6 .265 3.84 618 553
Yokohama BayStars 135 71 64 0 .526 10 .294 4.44 711 639
Yakult Swallows 135 66 69 0 .489 15 .264 4.23 584 610
Hiroshima Toyo Carp 135 57 78 0 .422 24 .260 4.78 586 712
Hanshin Tigers 135 55 80 0 .407 26 .259 4.04 490 585

Pacific League

Team GP W L T PCT. GB Avg. ERA RF RA
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 135 78 54 3 .589 - .257 3.65 563 553
Seibu Lions 135 75 59 1 .559 4 .258 3.58 535 513
Orix BlueWave 135 68 65 2 .511 10.5 .263 3.64 620 577
Chiba Lotte Marines 135 63 70 2 .474 15.5 .257 3.64 515 538
Nippon Ham Fighters 135 60 73 2 .452 18.5 .260 4.34 614 625
Osaka Kintetsu Buffaloes 135 54 77 4 .415 23.5 .257 4.54 573 662

1999 Japan Series
(Best of 7) Chunichi Dragons vs. Fukuoka Daiei Hawks

Game 1 (Fukuoka Dome): Chunichi 0, Fukuoka 3
Game 2 (Fukuoka Dome): Chunichi 8, Fukuoka 2
Game 3 (Nagoya Dome): Fukuoka 5, Chunichi 0
Game 4 (Nagoya Dome): Fukuoka 3, Chunichi 0
Game 5 (Nagoya Dome): Fukuoka 6, Chunichi 4

Fukuoka Daiei Hawks 4-1