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8/11/2012: Daisuke Matsuzaka, Ichiro Suzuki, Koji Uehara

by on Aug.11, 2012 @ 7:12 pm, under MLB

Games from August 10:

New York Yankees 10 - Toronto Blue Jays 4
Ichiro Suzuki (NYY) started the game in center and batted eighth.  He went 2-for-5: RBI ground out to second (reaches on force), ground out to short, ground out to second, two-run single to center, two-run double to center.  Ichiro moved from center to right in the bottom of the 8th. [Nikkan Sports, Nikkan Sports, Nikkan Sports, Nikkan Sports, Daily Sports, Sponichi]

Washington Nationals 9 - Arizona Diamondbacks 1
Takashi Saito (ARI) entered the game in the top of the 8th, with Arizona down 5-1, and tossed a perfect inning.  Final line: 1 IP, 16-12 NP-S, 3 BF, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO, 0 HR. [Nikkan Sports, Daily Sports, Sponichi]

LA Angels 6 - Seattle Mariners 5
Hisanori Takahashi (LAA) entered the game in the top of the 7th -- no out, none on, score tied at five -- and retired two batters for two outs.  Final line: 0.2 IP, 5-4 NP-S, 2 BF, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO, 0 HR. [Nikkan Sports, Nikkan Sports, Daily Sports, Sponichi]

Pawtucket 9 - Rochester 3 (AAA)
Daisuke Matsuzaka (PAW) started the game and gave up two runs over 4.2 innings of work.  He was not involved in the final decision.  Final line: 4.2 IP, 89 NP, 20 BF, 5 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 3 SO, 1 HR. [Nikkan Sports, Sponichi]

Scranton/WB 10 - Buffalo 4 (AAA)
Kosuke Fukudome (SWB) started at first and batted eighth.  He went 1-for-5: ground out to second, ground out to second, fly out to left, strikeout swinging, single to right (run scored). [Nikkan Sports, Sponichi]

Colorado Springs 7 - Round Rock 3 (AAA)
Yoshinori Tateyama (RRE) entered the game in the bottom of the 8th and did not allow a run over an inning of work.  Final line: 1 IP, 20-12 NP-S, 5 BF, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO, 0 HR. [Nikkan Sports, Sponichi]

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Koji Uehara (TEX) threw about thirty pitches in the bullpen on Friday.  Source: Nikkan Sports 8/11/2012

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Yu Darvish (TEX) threw thirty-nine pitches in the bullpen on Friday.  Geovany Soto caught the session.  Source: Nikkan Sports 8/11/2012