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[4/28/2013] Norichika Aoki, Ichiro Suzuki, Kensuke Tanaka, Hideki Okajima

by on Apr.28, 2013 @ 2:28 pm, under MLB

From April 27:

Hitters

Player Tm Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG Other
Norichika Aoki MIL MIL 6 @ LAD 4 RF 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 .265 Batted lead-off. BB (SB), BB (R), G6, 1B4 (R), SH2. ... Four-game hitting streak (4-for-14).
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK DL                   Workouts in Pheonix on Saturday included batting practice, fielding practice, and running dashes. (Nikkan Sports 4/28/2013)
Munenori Kawasaki TOR TOR 4 @ NYY 5 PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Entered the game as a pinch-runner for Maicer Izturis in the top of the 9th.
Ichiro Suzuki NYY TOR 4 @ NYY 5 RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .257 Batted seventh. 1B7, F9, 1B7, G4. ... Five-game hitting streak (8-for-19).
Kensuke Tanaka SF FRE 9 @ REN 6 2B 4 1 2 0 1 0   .398 Batted lead-off. 2B7, 1B9 (SB, R), BB (CS), G4, F8. Committed a fielding error in the bottom of the 4th. ... Five-game multi-hit streak (13-for-21).

Pitchers

Player Tm Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA Other
Yu Darvish TEX DNP                     Next start: April 30 vs White Sox.
Kyuji Fujikawa CHC DL                     Did not report any problems with his right arm one day after tossing a bullpen session. Scheduled to toss another session on the 29th. Worked out at Wrigley Field on Saturday (running, long distance catch). (Nikkan Sports 4/28/2013)
Hisashi Iwakuma SEA DNP                     Next start: April 28 vs Angels.
Hiroki Kuroda NYY DNP                     Next start: April 30 vs Houston.
Daisuke Matsuzaka CLE DNP                      
Hideki Okajima OAK SLC 5 @ SRC 6 11-10 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3.06 Entered the game in the top of the 9th with Sacramento up 6-5. (S, 1).
Hisanori Takahashi CHC DNP                      
Yoshinori Tateyama TEX ALB 5 @ RRE 2 31-24 8 2.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.66 Entered the game in the top of the 4th with runners on first and second, two out, and Round Rock down 5-0. (PO 1).
Junichi Tazawa BOS HOU 4 @ BOS 8 11-5 2 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.54 Entered the game in the top of the 7th with a runner on first, two out, and Boston up 5-3. (BK 1) (H, 8).
Koji Uehara BOS DNP                      
Tsuyoshi Wada BAL DL                      

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New York Yankees scout Rick Williams was at Saturday's Yomiuri-Yakult game at Jingu.

Source: Nikkan Sports 4/28/2013