8/25/12 – Chunichi (Away)

August 25th, 2012

Tokyo Swallows 1

Chunichi Dragons 0

Streak: Won 1  Last 5: DLLLW

(Nagoya Dome)

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W: Tateyama (8-8); L: Iwata (5-4)

What’s it called when Tateyama pitches a six-hit complete game shutout against the Dragons in the Nagoya Dome?

A win. And the Birds need more where that came from. Awesome wins like today’s being doubly welcome.

 Tokyo Chunichi
1Fukuchi (RF)1Oshima (1B)
2Ueda (CF)2Araki (2B)
3Milledge (LF)3Wada (LF)
4Hatakeyama (1B)4Morino (3B)
5Kawabata (3B)5Ibata (SS)
6Tanaka (2B)6Yamasaki (1B)
7Morioka (SS)7Nomoto (RF)
8Kawamoto (C)8Tanaka (C)
9Tateyama (P)9Wata (P)
RPTomorrow's starterRPYamai

The run came in the fourth, when Milledge and Hatake hit, putting men on the corners, and Kawabata drove Milledge in. 1-0 Tokyo, Final.