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8/12/2012: Hisashi Iwakuma, Norichika Aoki, Ichiro Suzuki

by on Aug.12, 2012 @ 5:02 pm, under MLB

Games from August 11:

New York Yankees 5 - Toronto Blue Jays 2
Ichiro Suzuki (NYY) entered the game as a defensive replacement in left in the bottom of the 9th. [Daily Sports, Sponichi, Nikkan Sports]

Houston Astros 6 - Milwaukee Brewers 5
Norichika Aoki (MIL) started in right and batted first.  He went 2-for-5: pop out to short, ground out to first, two-run double to center, infield single, ground out to first.  Aoki also committed a fielding error in the bottom of the 3rd and extended his hitting streak to twelve games. [Nikkan Sports, Nikkan SportsDaily Sports, Sponichi]

Seattle Mariners 7 - LA Angels 4
Hisashi Iwakuma (SEA) started the game and allowed three runs over seven innings of work.  He got the win and is now 3-3.  Final line: 7 IP, 86-58 NP-S, 26 BF, 6 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 4 SO, 1 HR. [Nikkan Sports, Nikkan SportsDaily Sports, Sponichi]

Scranton/WB 5 - Buffalo 1 (AAA)
Kosuke Fukudome (SWB) started at first and batted eighth.  He went 0-for-3: ground out to second, ground out to first, walk, strikeout swinging.