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[5/1/2013] Ichiro Suzuki, Yu Darvish, Hiroki Kuroda, Munenori Kawasaki

by on May.01, 2013 @ 2:53 pm, under MLB

From April 30:

Hitters

Player Tm Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG Other
Norichika Aoki MIL PIT 8 @ MIL 12 RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250 Batted lead-off. F8, L8, G4, G6, 1B5 (SB).
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK DL                   Did some base-running and batting practice on Tuesday. Is scheduled to play in an extended spring training game on May 1. [Daily Sports 5/1/2013]
Munenori Kawasaki TOR BOS 7 @ TOR 9 SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .220 Entered the game at short in the top of the 7th. Committed a throwing error in the top of the 7th. Grounded out to second in his at bat in the bottom of the 8th.
Ichiro Suzuki NYY HOU 4 @ NYY 7 LF/RF 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 .268 Batted second. 1B5, Ks (reaches on WP, SB, R), 1B5 (R), F9, 1B9. Moved from left to right in the top of the 8th. First three-hit game of the year.
Kensuke Tanaka SF SRC 10 @ FRE 2 2B 5 0 1 0 0 1   .387 Batted lead-off. G3, 1B8, F2, Ks, F7. Extended hitting streak to eight games.

Pitchers

Player Tm Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA Other
Yu Darvish TEX CWS 6 @ TEX 10 108-64 28 6.0 7 4 4 3 9 1 2.33 Left the game with Texas up 10-4. (W, 5-1).
Kyuji Fujikawa CHC DL                      
Hisashi Iwakuma SEA DNP                     Next start: May 5 vs Toronto.
Hiroki Kuroda NYY HOU 4 @ NYY 7 108-71 28 7.0 4 0 0 4 8 0 2.25 Left the game with New York up 4-0. (W, 4-1).
Daisuke Matsuzaka CLE DNP                     Placed on 7-day DL with abdominal strain, retro to the 29th. [Cleveland Indians Twitter, Nikkan Sports 5/1/2013]
Toru Murata CLE DNP                      
Hideki Okajima OAK DNP                      
Hisanori Takahashi CHC DNP                      
Yoshinori Tateyama TEX RRE 2 @ IOW 7 19-12 6 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 5.06 Entered the game in the bottom of the 8th with Round Rock down 6-2. (IBB, 1).
Junichi Tazawa BOS BOS 7 @ TOR 9 24-13 5 1.0 1 2 2 1 2 1 2.84 Entered the game in the bottom of the 7th with Boston up 7-6. (BS, 2; L, 2-1).
Koji Uehara BOS DNP                      
Tsuyoshi Wada BAL DL                     Extended spring training game on Monday: 5 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 5 SO. [Sponichi 5/1/2013]

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The New York Yankees, Texas Rangers, and Baltimore Orioles will send scouts to check tonight's game between the Nippon Ham Fighters and Rakuten Eagles at Kleenex Stadium.

Source: Sponichi 5/1/2013

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A reader from NY (thanks Jonathan) dropped me a link to a Bleacher Report article about Hideki Matsui Day at Yankee Stadium on July 28.