Aug 23rd, 2015
Tokyo Swallows 0
Streak: Lost 1 Last 5: WLLWL
(Meiji Jingu Stadium)
The Swallows used up all their runs last night. No joy in Mudville today. Crap throwing sunk Tokyo.
|W: Wakamatsu (7-2-0); L: Tateyama (3-2-0)|
|1||Oshima (CF)||1||Hiyane (CF)|
|2||Kamezawa (2B)||2||Kawabata (3B)|
|3||Luna (1B)||3||Yamada (2B)|
|4||Hirata (RF)||4||Hatakeyama (1B)|
|5||Hernandez (3B)||5||Yuhei (RF)|
|6||Fujii (LF)||6||Milledge (LF)|
|7||Endo (SS)||7||Ohbiki (SS)|
|8||Sugiyama (C)||8||Nakamura (C)|
|9||Wakamatsu (P)||9||Tateyama (P)|
|RP||Okada, Tajima||RP||Nakazawa, Matsuoka, Kyuko, Tokuyama|
Top of the first. The Birds couldn’t throw at first. Oshima walked, then stole second on a bad throw from Nakamura back to the mound. Kamezawa hit a timely single, then moved to second on a Luna grounder down the third base line. Hirata walked, then Hernandez hit an RBI double. 2-0 Chunichi.
Top of the third. A Hirata double and Fujii single put men on the corners. A wild pickoff throw by Tateyama made that a runner home and a man on second. 3-0 Chunichi.
Top of the fourth, one out. Kamezawa singled, Luna grounded him to second. Hirata doubled in a run. 4-0 Chunichi, Final.