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Softbank, Nippon Ham, Lotte: April 22, 2012

by on Apr.22, 2012 @ 11:54 pm, under NPB

Softbank Hawks

Seiichi Uchikawa's five-hit game on Saturday was his first five-hit game of his career.

Nippon Ham Fighters

Atsunori Inaba told reporters on Saturday that it might be interesting if he and Shinya Miyamoto (YAK) reached 2,000 career hits on the same day.

Chiba Lotte Marines

Tatsuya Uchi pitched in a Ni-gun game against Seibu today: one inning, three batters, fourteen pitches, no hits, one strikeout.  He also topped out at 148km/h.

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Yuki Karakawa initially turned down the hero interview after Saturday's game because he was not satisfied with his outing.