Aug 1st 2017, vs. Yomiuri

August 1st, 2017

Yomiuri Giants 10

Tokyo Swallows 6

Streak: Lost 2 Last 5: WLWLL

(Shizuoka Kusanagi Stadium)

The Swallows kicked off August in a loss in Shizuoka against the Giants. The Swallows gave up homers to Mikolas (solo) and two to Kamei (3-run and 2-run) and the bats couldn’t keep up.

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W: Mikolas (9-5); L: Hara (2-7)
 Giants Swallows
1Dai-kang Yoh (CF)1Tomotaka Sakaguchi (RF)
2Casey McGehee (2B)2Kotaro Yamasaki (CF)
3Hayato Sakamoto (SS)3Wladimir Balentien (LF)
4Shinnosuke Abe (1B)4Tetsuto Yamada (2B)
5Shuichi Murata (3B)5Carlos Rivero (1B)
6Yoshiyuki Kamei (LF)
6Ryota Fujii (3B)
7Hisayoshi Ch**o (RF)7Yuhei Nakamura (C)
8Seiji Kobayashi (C)8Nobuyuki Okumura (SS)
9Miles Mikolas (P)9Juri Hara (P)
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