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4/22/2012: Ichiro Suzuki, Junichi Tazawa, Tsuyoshi Wada

by on Apr.22, 2012 @ 7:14 pm, under MLB

Games from April 21:

Chicago White Sox 4 - Seattle Mariners 0 [Nikkan Sports]
Ichiro Suzuki (SEA) started in right and batted third.  He went 0-for-3: line out to short, strikeout swinging, ground out to first. [Sponichi, Nikkan Sports]

Munenori Kawasaki (SEA) started at short and batted ninth.  He went 0-for-2: pop out to third in foul territory, bunt ground out to the pitcher.  Kawasaki was replaced by a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the 9th. [Sponichi, Nikkan Sports]

Philip Humber (CWS) tossed a perfect game against the Mariners.

Texas Rangers 10 - Detroit Tigers 4
Koji Uehara (TEX) entered the game in the bottom of the 8th, with a runner on first, two out, and the Rangers up 9-2.  Uehara surrendered a two-run homer to Miguel Cabrera before striking Prince Fielder out to end the inning.  He also tossed a shutout 9th.  Final line: 1.1 IP, 25-19 NP-S, 6 BF, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 2 SO, 1 HR. [Sponichi, Nikkan Sports]

Milwaukee Brewers 9 - Colorado Rockies 4
Norichika Aoki (MIL) entered the game as a pinch-hitter for Marco Estrada in the bottom of the 5th inning and reached on a fielder's choice.  He did not return to the game in the top of the 6th. [Sponichi, Nikkan Sports]

New York Yankees 15 - Boston Red Sox 9
Junichi Tazawa (BOS) entered the game in the top of the 8th, with runners on first and third, two out, and the Red Sox down 14-9.  Tazawa allowed one of the two inherited runners to score before getting out of the inning and retiring the side in order in the top of the 9th.  Final line: 1.1 IP, 18-12 NP-S, 5 BF, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO, 0 HR. [Sponichi, Daily Sports, Nikkan Sports]

New Orleans 8 - Round Rock 5 (AAA)
Yoshinori Tateyama (LV) entered the game in the bottom of the 7th with a runner on first and two out and gave up one run over 1.1 innings of work.  Final line: 1.1 IP, 19-13 NP-S, 5 BF, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO, 0 HR. [Sponichi, Nikkan Sports]

Las Vegas 9 - Colorado Springs 8 (AAA)
Ryota Igarashi (LV) entered the game in the top of the 8th and struck out the side.  Final line: 1 IP, 12-10 NP-S, 3 BF, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 SO, 0 HR. [Sponichi, Nikkan Sports]

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Tsuyoshi Wada (BAL) is scheduled to get an MRA on his left elbow on April 24.