2010 Pacific League Rookie of the Year Award
The 2010 Pacific League Rookie of the Year Award went to Nippon Ham Fighters reliever Ryo Sakakibara, who was 10-1 with a 2.63 ERA. Sakakibara got 84 of 217 votes. Also receiving votes were Softbank Hawks teammates Keisuke Katto (50) and Masahiko Morifuku (15), Chiba Lotte Marines teammates Takashi Ogino (10) and Ikuhiro Kiyota (4) and Nippon Ham Fighters infielder Sho Nakata (6). 48 voters did not name anyone as "None of the Above" almost finished second.