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[8/9/2014] Hisashi Iwakuma, Tsuyoshi Wada, Ichiro Suzuki

by on Aug.09, 2014 @ 6:35 pm, under MLB

Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 8/8 CLE 6
NYY 10
RF 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .276
Batted ninth. G4f-SB[8] (second base), Ks, BB-SB[9] (second base)-R[29], 1B9. Made a nice running catch in the top of the 6th. Tied George Sisler for forty-eighth on the all-time hits list with 2,810 career hits in the bottom of the 7th. Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014
Norichika Aoki KCR 8/8 SFG 2
KCR 4
RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
Batted lead-off. Fo7, HBP, G6. Replaced on defense in the top of the 7th. Threw out a runner at third in the top of the 3rd inning (originally ruled safe, challenged and overturned). Recorded two assists in the 3rd. Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 8/8 DET 5
TOR 4
3B 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 .294
Batted seventh. 2B8[5]-R[19], SH1, 1B8. Replaced by a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the 7th. Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK 8/8 SPR 10
MRO 6
DH 5 2 3 0 0 2   .279
Batted fifth. 1B7-R[25], 1B7-R[26], Ks, 2B9[8], Ks.
Gosuke Katoh NYY 8/8 CRD 6
ROM 3
2B 4 0 1 1 0 0   .229
Batted ninth. F8, G1, F7, 1B7 one RBI[34].

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hisashi Iwakuma SEA 8/8 CWS 1
SEA 4
90-66 25 7.0 5 1 1 0 3 1 2.86
Started the game. Left after seven innings with Seattle up 4-1. Recorded the win. (W, 10-6). Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014
Tsuyoshi Wada CHC 8/8 TBR 4
CHC 3
94-63 23 6.0 4 2 2 1 6 1 3.25
Started the game. Left after six full with the Cubs up 2-1. Did not factor into the decision. Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014,
Junichi Tazawa BOS 8/8 BOS 4
LAA 2
19-12 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.26
Entered the game in the bottom of the 8th with Boston up 4-2. (H, 13). Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014
Koji Uehara BOS 8/8 BOS 4
LAA 2
18-11 5 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.37
Entered the game in the bottom of the 9th with Boston up 4-2. Got the save. (S, 24). Nikkan Sports 8/9/2014, Sponichi 8/9/2014, MLB.com Last Out

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