9:30 - 11:55 (2h 25m) | Attendance: 20000
Kamikawa L, 5 IP, 27 BF, 98 NP, 7 H, 2 SO, 3 BB, 1 HBP, 8 R, 4 ER (first appearance)
Kamikawa 1.1 IP, 8 BF, 25 NP, 3 H, 1 SO, 1 BB, 1 R, 1 ER (second appearance)
Sakamoto: 3-for-4 - fly out to center, single to left, single to center, single to left.
Fuke: 2-for-4, R, RBI - strikeout swinging, popped up a sac bunt attempt to pitcher, single to center, RBI single to right.
Ichimura : 1-for-4, RBI - foul out to third, fly out to center, RBI double to left-center, foul out to first.
Maeda W, 7 IP, 26 BF, 101 NP, 5 H, 3 SO, 1 BB, 1 R, ER.
Takahashi: 3-for-4, 3 R, RBI - infield single, HBP, strikeout swinging, single to center, RBI single to left, sac bunt.
Kaneko: 1-for-4, R, 2 RBI - fly out to center, 2-run triple to right, ground out to third, sac bunt, ground out to short.
Kato: 2-for-6, 2 R, RBI - ground out to the pitcher, strikeout swinging, fly out to center, ground out to second, RBI single to right, infield single.
Yada: 2-for-4, 3 R, 3 RBI - walk, ground out to short, walk, E6, 2-run double to right-center, RBI single to left.
Tanaka: 3-for-5, 2 R - E4, single to left, infield single, single to left, walk, strikeout swinging.
Yasufuku: 2-for-3, R, 4 RBI - RBI single to right, fly out to right, 2-run squeeze, single to center, RBI walk.
Note: Toki Sho sent 11 players to the plate in the 7th inning.
12:28 - 14:16 (1h 48m) | Attendance: 41000
Arihara L, 8 IP, 29 BF, 99 NP, 4 H, 6 SO, 0 BB, 1 R, 1 ER.
Maruko: 1-for-3 - strikeout swinging, walk, single to center, strikeout swinging.
Shintani: 1-for-3 - fly out to second, single to center, fly out to center
Notes: Koryo had runners on first and second and 2 outs in the 6th when Maruko hit a single to center and Shintani was thrown out at home.
Saiuchi W, 9 IP, 34 BF, 141 NP, 5 H, 6 SO, 2 BB, 2 HBP, 0 R, 0 ER.
Endo: 1-for-3, R - strikeout looking, strikeout swinging, infield single.
Note: Endo scored on a dropped third strike (runners on second and third with 2 out in the bottom of the 7th).
14:45 - 17:03 (2h 18m) | Attendance: 47000
Numata L, 7 IP, 33 BF, 125 NP, 9 H, 3 SO, 3 BB, 1 HBP, 4 R, 4 ER.
Iwasaki: 1-for-4, R - E6, single to left, fly out to center, strikeout swinging.
Nakamura: 1-for-3, RBI - HBP, RBI double to right, foul out to right, fly out to right.
Note: Numata was hit in the throat / chest area by a comebacker to the mound in the third inning. He was taken off the field for medical care and then returned to the mound to continue pitching.
Iizuka W, 7 IP, 29 BF, 118 NP, 5 H, 2 BB, 1 HBP, 1 R, 1 ER.
Kaifu: 1-for-3, R. RBI - single to center, sac fly to left, fly out to short, line out to third.
Ebara: 2-for-3, R - sac bunt, strikeout swinging, double to right, single to left.
Yamada: 2-for-3, R - walk, infield single, double off third, strikeout swinging.
Sakamoto: 3-for-4, R - double to left, single to left, single to left, ground out to the pitcher.
17:35 - 19:24 (1h 48m) | Attendance: 18000
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Furuya L, 8 IP, 37 BF, 120 NP, 8 H, 1 SO, 3 BB, 2 HBP, 7 R, 6 ER.
Hishi: 2-for-3 - single to center, strikeout swinging, single to right, walk
Kunogi: 1-for-3, R - ground out to second, HBP, single to left, ground out to second.
Furuya: 1-for-3, R - strikeout swinging, ground out to third, single to center.
Fukushima: 1-for-3, RBI - E6, ground out to third, RBI single to left.
Note: Hikawa scored their second second run in the top of the 8th on a wild pitch with the bases load.
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Mori W, 9 IP, 34 BF, 123 NP, 7 H, 4 SO, 1 BB, 2 HBP, 2 R, 2 ER.
Tsuru: 1-for-4, R, RBI - fly out to left, sac bunt, RBI triple to right-center, fly out to center, ground out to the pitcher.
Tsutsumi: 2-for-4: R, RBI - ground out to third, ground out to first, RBI double toleft-center, single to left.
Kaneko: 1-for-2, 2 R, RBI - solo homer to left, HBP, fly out to left, HBP.
Kano: 1-for-2, 2 RBI - sac bunt, ground out to the pitcher, walk, 2-run single to left.