September 13th, 2015
Chunichi Dragons 2
Streak: Tied 1 Last 5: LWWLT
This soccer-game of a result was enough to put the Swallows half a game in the lead in the CL. Solid defense on both sides kept the score down.
|1||Oshima (CF)||1||Ueda (CF)|
|2||Kawabata (3B)||2||Kamezawa (2B)|
|3||Yamada (2B)||3||Luna (3B)|
|4||Hatakeyama (1B)||4||Hirata (RF)|
|5||Yuhei (RF)||5||Morino (1B)|
|6||Milledge (LF)||6||Hernandez (SS)|
|7||Ohbiki (SS)||7||Fujii (LF)|
|8||Nakamura (C)||8||Sugiyama (C)|
|9||Ishiyama (P)||9||Wakamatsu (P)|
|RP||Roman, Ondrusek, Barnette, Akiyoshi, Kyuko, Matsuoka||RP||Tajima, Okada, Asao, Yamai, Matayoshi|
Bottom of the sixth, two outs. Oshima and Kamezawa hit to put men on the corners. Luna then drove them both in with an RBI. 2-0 Chunichi.
Top of the seventh. Yuhei singled and sat on first through two batters. Nakamura singled, then Yuichi notched an RBI. 2-1 Chunichi.
Top of the eighth, two outs. Hatake launched a fastball down the middle into the left field stands. 2-2, Final.
The Swallows return to Jingu to host Yokohama on Tuesday.