Aug 7th 2015, @ Chunichi

August 7th, 2015

Chunichi Logo

Tokyo Swallows 1

Chunichi Dragons 6

Streak: Lost 1  Last 5: WL

(Meiji Jingu Stadium)

Tokyo got thumped. Naylor pitched a solid first NPB game for the Dragons and got enough support (including a home run of his own) to make this one unpleasant for your Swallows.

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W: Naylor (1-0-0); L: Yoshino (4-2-0)

 Tokyo Chunichi
1Hiyane (CF)1Endo (SS)
2Kawabata (3B)2Oshima (CF)
3Yamada (2B)3Luna (3B)
4Hatakeyama (1B)4Hirata (RF)
5Yuhei (RF)5Wada (LF)
6Ohbiki (SS)6Morino (1B)
7Dening (LF)7Hernandez (2B)
8Nakamura (C)8Katsura (C)
9Yoshino (P)9Naylor (P)
RPNakazawa, KyukoRPTakahashi

The Scoring:

Top of the first. Hiyane led off with a single, Kawabata walked, and Yamada grounded Hiyane to third. A Hatakeyama sac-fly brought Tokyo their only run of the evening. 1-0 Tokyo.

Bottom of the first, two outs. Luna singled, then Hirata and Wada hit back-to-back RBIs. 2-1 Chunichi.

Bottom of the fourth, one out. Naylor hit a solo home run. Oshima, Luna, and Hirata strung together three hits to add another run. 4-1 Chunichi.

Bottom of the seventh, two outs. Nakazawa on the mound. Hernandez singled and Katsura hit a home run. 6-1 Chunichi, Final.