July 25th 2017, vs Chunichi

July 25th, 2017

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Tokyo Swallows 9

Streak: Won 1  Last 5: LLWLW

(Meiji Jingu Stadium)

The Swallows prevailed in a see-saw game that saw numerous lead changes. Coco Balentien opened the Swallows scoring with his 200th career NPB homer. The Swallows won on a two out bases loaded walk in the bottom of the tenth.

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W: Lueke (3-4); strong>L: Kasahara (0-1)
 Dragons Swallows
1Yota Kyoda (SS)1Tomotaka Sakaguchi (RF)
2Tetsuya Tani (2B)2Kotaro Yamasaki (CF)
3Yohei Oshima (CF)3Wladimir Balentien (LF)
4Alex Guerrero (LF)4Tetsuto Yamada (2B)
5Dayan Viciedo (1B)5Carlos Rivero (1B)
6Atsushi Fujii (RF)6Ryota Fujii (3B)
7Nobumasa Fukuda (3B)7Nobuyuki Okumura (SS)
8Takuya KInoshita (C)8Akihisa Nishida (C)
9Kazuki Yoshimi (SP)9Juri Hara (SP)
About Kozo Ota

Kozo Ota is a third-generation Swallows fan that grew up on Montreal Expos baseball. (You can read more about that here.) When he's not at Jingu, he works as a freelance translator/interpreter to make enough money to go to Jingu. You can find random posts by Kozo on Google+ and Twitter.