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Practice Games from February 19, 2013

by on Feb.19, 2013 @ 11:28 pm, under NPB

========== Practice Games ==========

SK (KBO) vs Yokohama Bay Stars (Ni-gun)

  • Shugo Fujii started the game and did not allow a run over two innings of work.  He gave up two hits, struck out three, and topped out at 138km/h.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/19/2013

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Samsung (KBO) 2 - Yomiuri Giants 3

  • Shoki Kasahara started the game and tossed three shutout innings.  He struck out four, topped out at 145km/h, and allowed just one hit, a lead-off double in the 1st.
  • Daisuke Fujimura entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the 5th inning and hit a single to center.
  • Taishi Ota entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the 5th and hit a single to center.  He also hit a sac fly to center in the 7th.  On defense, he allowed a runner on second to score by misplaying a ball hit to center in the 6th.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/19/2013, Nikkan Sports 2/19/2013, Sponichi 2/19/2013, Sanspo 2/19/2013, Sponichi 2/20/2013

========== Intra-squad Games ==========

Orix Buffaloes

  • Whites beat the Reds, 3-2.
  • Tomoya Yagi was a starter and gave up a run on one hit over three innings of work.  Yagi gave up a run in the 1st and retired the side in order in the 2nd and 3rd innings.
  • Yuki Nishi tossed three shutout innings while allowing one hit.
  • 1st round draft pick Torai Fushimi threw out three base-stealers at second in the 8th inning.
  • Ryoichi Adachi started at short and batted eighth.  He went 2-for-2 with the HBP and a stolen base.
  • Vinny Rottino started in left and batted third.  He hit a home run off Satoshi Komatsu in the 9th inning.
  • Six runners were caught trying to steal a base.  Ryoichi Adachi and Takayoshi Kawabata were the only players that managed to succeed (one each).

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/19/2013, Sports Hochi 2/19/2013, Sponichi 2/20/2013, Sponichi 2/20/2013, Nikkan Sports 2/20/2013, Nikkan Sports 2/20/2013, Sports Hochi 2/20/2013, Sanspo 2/20/2013