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[7/12/2014] Hiroki Kuroda, Munenori Kawasaki, Norichika Aoki

by on Jul.12, 2014 @ 3:06 pm, under MLB

Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 7/11 NYY 2
BAL 3
RF 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .306
Batted seventh. 2B9[5], 2B9[6], Fo2, Ks. Nikkan Sports 7/12/2014, Sponichi 7/12/2014
Norichika Aoki KCR 7/11 DET 2
KCR 1
RF-LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 3 .266
Batted lead-off. G4, 2B9[13], G4, 1B8, G3. Moved from right to left in the top of the 4th. Nikkan Sports 7/12/2014, Sponichi 7/12/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 7/11 TOR 8
TBR 5
2B 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .284
Batted second. Ks, 1B9 one RBI[3], Ks, G1. Replaced on defense in the bottom of the 7th with a leg injury. Nikkan Sports 7/12/2014, Nikkan Sports 7/12/2014, Sponichi 7/12/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hiroki Kuroda NYY 7/11 NYY 2
BAL 3
103-66 26 7.0 3 2 2 0 3 0 4.10
Started the game. Did not factor into the final decision. (HBP 2, WP 1). Left the game in the bottom of the 8th with the score tied at two. Nikkan Sports 7/12/2014, Nikkan Sports 7/12/2014, Sponichi 7/12/2014, MLB.com Highlights

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New York Yankees

Masahiro Tanaka issued a statement about his injury.

"As recently announced from the team, I will be going through some treatment and rehab on my injured elbow over the next several weeks. I give everything I have every time I take the ball. With that, I also know that there will always be a risk of injury when playing this game that I love. Right now I feel that the most important thing for me is to keep my head up, remain focused on the task at hand and devote all my energy into healing the injury in order to come back strong.

"I want to apologize to the Yankees organization, my teammates and our fans for not being able to help during this time. I accept this injury as a challenge, but I promise to do everything I can to overcome this setback and return to the mound as soon as possible."

Source: MLB.com 7/11/2014

Toronto Blue Jays

Munenori Kawasaki left Friday's game with a leg injury. From MLB.com's David Adler:

The Blue Jays lost right fielder Nolan Reimold and second baseman Munenori Kawasaki to leg injuries during Friday's series opener against the Rays at Tropicana Field.

Kawasaki was removed from the game with tightness in his right hamstring before Toronto took the field for the bottom of the seventh inning. He was replaced by Steve Tolleson. Kawasaki is listed as day to day.

Source: MLB.com 7/12/2014