Yuki Saito tossed three shutout innings in relief against the Yomiuri Giants today; he also topped out at 144km/h and recorded the victory.
Saito has now tossed 7 shutout innings over 4 games (3 exhibition games and 1 practice game).
6th inning - 0 runs, 0 hits
Ryota Wakiya - line out to third; Hisayoshi Chono - ground out to second; Tetsuya Matsumoto - ground out to short
7th inning - 0 runs, 1 hit
Hayato Sakamoto - fly out to center; Alex Ramirez - ground out to second; Michihiro Ogasawara - single to center; Shinnosuke Abe - ground out to short.
8th inning - 0 runs, 1 hit
Yoshinobu Takahashi - ground out to short; Rusty Ryal strike out; Ryota Wakiya - double to left; Hisayoshi Chono fly out to right.