Apr 5th 2015, @ Yokohama

April 5th, 2015

Tokyo Swallows 1

Yokohama BayStars 2

Streak: Lost 1 Last 5: LWWWL

(Yokohama Stadium)

After a moment at the top and three big wins, Tokyo dropped into a three-way tie for second in a narrow loss to the BayStars.

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W: Mishima (1-1); L: Sugiura (0-2); S: Yamasaki (0-0-2)

 Tokyo Yokohama
1Araki (LF)1Sekine (C)
2Kawabata (3B)2Ishikawa (2B)
3Yamada (2B)3Kajitani (RF)
4Yuhei (CF)4Tsutsugo (LF)
5Hatakeyama (1B)5Lopez (1B)
6Yuichi (RF)6Baldiris (3B)
7Nakamura (C)7Hyuma (SS)
8Ohbiki (SS)8Kurobane (C)
9Sugiura (P)9Mishima (P)
RPNakazawaRPHayashi, Yamasaki

The scoring:

Top of the sixth, one out. Mishima had a rough side. Kawabata drew a walk in a nine-pitch AB, then advanced to second on a wild pitch. Yamada drove him in with an RBI double to left. 1-0 Tokyo.

Bottom of the seventh. Tsutsugo walked in an eight-pitch AB and moved to second on a Lopez ground-out. Baldiris homered into the leftfield stands. 2-1 Yokohama, Final.

League-leading Chunichi comes to town on Tuesday.