Eri Yoshida started a game against the St. George Roadrunners on the 2nd. She gave up 5 runs and lasted only 3 innings. Yoshida was not involved in the final decision. Final line: 59 (37) NP (S), 3 IP, 17 BF, 5 R, 5 ER, 5 H, 1 BB, 0 SO, 1 WP.
The Outlaws ultimately won the game, 6-5.
Inning by Inning
1st inning - 3 runs
walk, single, single, sac fly to center, fly out to left, fly out to first
Note: the first run scored when the lead-off batted stole both second and third and then scored on a throwing error (E1); second run scored on a wild pitch.
2nd inning - 1 run
HBP, HBP, ground out to the pitcher, sac fly to right, fly out to right
3rd inning - 1 run
single, fly out to left, single, sac fly to left, single, fly out to left
According to Sponichi, Eri Yoshida will apparently be honored by the city of Chico (no date set as of yet). This Week in Baseball will also be showing an interview they conducted with Yoshida on the 2nd.