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[6/1/2013] Norichika Aoki, Ichiro Suzuki, Hisashi Iwakuma, Munenori Kawasaki

by on Jun.01, 2013 @ 4:24 pm, under MLB

From May 31:

Hitters

Player Tm Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG Other
Norichika Aoki MIL MIL 8 @ PHI 5 RF 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .299 Batted lead-off. G5, 1B1 (R), 1B7, F6, L7.
Munenori Kawasaki TOR TOR 3 @ SDN 4 SS 5 0 0 0 1 2 0 .222 Batted eighth. Ks, BB, SH2, Ks, F8, F1, G6.
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK SLC 2 @ SRC 1 SS 4 0 2 0 0 1   .312 Batted eighth. F9, 2B7, Ks, 1B9. Extended hitting streak to five games (11-for-24).
Hirotoshi Onaka TEX DNP                    
Ichiro Suzuki NYY BOS 1 @ NYY 4 RF 3 2 2 1 0 0 1 .257 Batted eighth. 1B7 (RBI), G1 (force, R), 1B9 (R).
Kensuke Tanaka SF FRE 0 @ TUC 10 PH 0 0 0 0 1 0   .310 Entered the game as a pinch-hitter for Chris Heston in the top of the 5th and walked. Did not remain in the game for the bottom half of the inning.

Pitchers

Player Tm Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA Other
Yu Darvish TEX DNP                     Next start: June 2 vs Royals.
Kyuji Fujikawa CHC DNP                      
Hisashi Iwakuma SEA SEA 3 @ MIN 0 98-65 31 7.2 7 0 0 2 5 0 2.13 Left the game in the bottom of the 8th with a runner on first, two out, and Seattle up 3-0. (W, 6-1).
Hiroki Kuroda NYY DNP                     Next start: June 2 vs Red Sox.
Daisuke Matsuzaka CLE DNP                      
Toru Murata CLE AKR 7 @ REA 5 89-57 23 6.0 4 2 2 1 6 2 4.02 Left the game in the bottom of the 7th with Akron up 3-2. (WP 1). (W, 2-3).
Hideki Okajima OAK DNP                      
Hisanori Takahashi CHC DNP                      
Yoshinori Tateyama TEX DNP                      
Junichi Tazawa BOS DNP                      
Koji Uehara BOS DNP                      
Tsuyoshi Wada BAL BUF 6 @ NOR 3 82-51 26 4.2 8 6 4 2 0 0 6.11 Left the game in the top of the 5th with the bases loaded, two out, and Norfolk down 6-0. (HBP 1). (L, 0-3). ... The latest on Wada, from the Baltimore Sun: The Orioles can keep Wada in the minors until June 15 and likely will. "You'd like to take as much time as possible, considering how much time he's had off," Showalter said. "I think his next couple starts will be key." Showalter said at this point he sees Wada as a starter. [Baltimore Sun 5/30/2013]

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MLB announces no international draft in 2014. From CBS Sports' Matt Snyder:

Major League Baseball will not implement a draft of international amateur players for 2014, as the league and players association weren't able to hammer out the details before the June 1 deadline.

[CBS Sports 5/31/2013]