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Takumi Shimoda tosses perfect game at 56th National High School Soft (Rubber) Baseball Tournament

by on Aug.28, 2011 @ 1:55 am, under High School

Chukyo High School's (Gifu) Takumi Shimoda tossed a perfect game against Kawaura High School (Kumamoto) at the 56th National High School Soft (Rubber) Baseball Tournament on Saturday.

The breakdown of outs:

11 strikeouts

11 infield ground outs

1 outfield ground outs

2 infield fly outs

2 outfield fly outs

Shimoda needed just 98 pitches for the perfect game.  He's also just the 2nd pitcher in tournament history to record a perfect game.