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[5/27/2013] Munenori Kawasaki, Norichika Aoki, Hisashi Iwakuma, Kyuji Fujikawa

by on May.27, 2013 @ 2:31 pm, under MLB

From May 26:

Hitters

Player Tm Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG Other
Norichika Aoki MIL PIT 5 @ MIL 4 RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 .312 Batted lead-off. F9, E5, 1B8 (R), F9, F8.
Munenori Kawasaki TOR BAL 5 @ TOR 6 SS 5 0 3 3 0 1 0 .247 Batted ninth. 1B1 (bunt), G6, K (foul tip), 1B8 (RBI), 2B8 (two RBI, walk-off). Melky Cabrera to Kawasaki, Nick Markakis out at home in the 1st.
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK SRC 20 @ TUC 5 3B 6 1 3 3 1 1   .292 Batted second. Ks, HR7 (three RBI), BB, 2B9, G5, G6, 1B7.
Hirotoshi Onaka TEX DNP                    
Ichiro Suzuki NYY NYY 3 @ TBA 8 RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .244 Batted seventh. G1, G5, 3B7, Ks.
Kensuke Tanaka SF FRE 6 @ CSP 8 2B 1 0 1 0 0 0   .317 Entered the game at second in the bottom of the 7th (double-switch) with runners on first and second and no out. 1B7.

Pitchers

Player Tm Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA Other
Yu Darvish TEX DNP                     Next start: May 27 vs Diamondbacks (Game 2)
Kyuji Fujikawa CHC CHC 5 @ CIN 4 35-20 7 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.25 Entered the game in the bottom of the 8th with the score tied at four. Left the game in the bottom of the 9th with runners on first and second and two out. (HBP 1). ... Could be headed to the DL with soreness in his right forearm. From MLB.com's Carrie Muskat: The right-hander had to leave Sunday's 5-4 victory over the Reds in the ninth inning with soreness in his right forearm. It's similar to what put him on the disabled list earlier this season. He landed on the DL on April 13 with a muscular strain of his right forearm and was activated May 10. ... Fujikawa is to be examined Monday in Chicago. The Cubs will likely make a roster move Monday as well. [MLB.com 5/26/2013]
Hisashi Iwakuma SEA TEX 3 @ SEA 4 96-74 27 8.0 5 2 2 0 8 1 2.35 Left the game in the top of the 9th with the score tied at two.
Hiroki Kuroda NYY DNP                     Next start: May 28 vs Mets
Daisuke Matsuzaka CLE DNP                      
Toru Murata CLE AKR 2 @ ESW 7 84-58 26 5.0 9 6 5 1 5 0 4.19 Left the game in the bottom of the 6th with Akron down 6-0. (HBP 1). (L, 1-3).
Hideki Okajima OAK DNP                      
Hisanori Takahashi CHC DNP                      
Yoshinori Tateyama TEX DNP                      
Junichi Tazawa BOS DNP                      
Koji Uehara BOS DNP                      
Tsuyoshi Wada BAL NOR 4 @ LHV 5 83-46 22 5.0 4 3 3 4 6 0 5.54 Left the game in the bottom of the 6th with Norfolk down 3-2. (L, 0-2).

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Three scouts from the Boston Red Sox were at the Rakuten-Hiroshima game at Mazda Stadium on Sunday.

Source: Sanspo 5/27/2013