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[4/24/2013] Norichika Aoki, Ichiro Suzuki, Daisuke Matsuzaka, Munenori Kawasaki

by on Apr.24, 2013 @ 3:11 pm, under MLB

From April 23:

Hitters

Player Tm Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG Other
Norichika Aoki MIL MIL 6 @ SDN 3 RF 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .257 Batted lead-off. L4, 1B5 (R), Ks, G1, G3.
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK DL                   Might be able to play in an extended spring training game on the 26th. Did some base-running on Tuesday. Told reporters his leg was fine. (Nikkan Sports 4/24/2013)
Munenori Kawasaki TOR TOR 3 @ BAL 4 SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .207 Batted lead-off. G6, G6 (DP), G4. Was replaced by a pinch-hitter in the top of 8th.
Ichiro Suzuki NYY NYY 4 @ TBA 3 RF 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .220 Batted eighth. L7, G6 (force, CS), 1B9 (R), 1B8 (two RBI). Threw a runner out at third in the bottom of the 7th.
Kensuke Tanaka SF TUC 2 @ FRE 4 2B 4 1 3 0 0 0   .357 Batted lead-off. 1B7 (PO), G4, 1B8 (SB), 1B7 (R).

Pitchers

Player Tm Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA Other
Yu Darvish TEX DNP                     Next start: April 24 vs Angels. ... Played catch by throwing with his left and catching with his right. Used a ball that was twice as heavy. (Nikkan Sports 4/24/2013)
Kyuji Fujikawa CHC DL                      
Hisashi Iwakuma SEA SEA 2 @ HOU 3 93-62 25 5.0 6 3 2 3 11 1 1.99 Left the game with Seattle down 3-1. (WP 1, IBB 1, HBP 1) (L, 2-1).
Hiroki Kuroda NYY DNP                      
Daisuke Matsuzaka CLE COL 1 @ SWB 2 101-60 24 6.1 3 2 2 2 8 1 4.58 Left the game with one out and none on in the bottom of the 7th and Columbus down 2-1. (HBP) (L, 0-2).
Hideki Okajima OAK DNP                      
Hisanori Takahashi CHC DNP                      
Yoshinori Tateyama TEX DNP                      
Junichi Tazawa BOS DNP                      
Koji Uehara BOS DNP                      
Tsuyoshi Wada BAL DL                     Pitched in an extended spring training game on the Tuesday. Went four innings, threw sixty-nine pitches, and struck out six. He will most likely be stretched out to five innings during his next outing. (Nikkan Sports 4/24/2014)

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Yankees scout Rick Williams was at Tuesday night's Rakuten game.

Source: Nikkan Sports 4/24/2013