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[8/27/2014] Junichi Tazawa, Munenori Kawasaki, Ichiro Suzuki

by on Aug.27, 2014 @ 6:01 pm, under MLB

Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 8/26 NYY 2
DET 5
LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .287
Batted ninth. 1B6, G4, G4. His hit in the top of the 3rd was the 4,100th hit of his NPB (1,278) + MLB (2,822) career. The hit also moved him into sole possession of 13th, past Hank Aaron, on the all-time singles list with 2,295. Nikkan Sports 8/27/2014, Sponichi 8/27/2014, Sponichi 8/27/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 8/26 BOS 11
TOR 7
2B 4 1 3 1 0 0 1 .277
Batted ninth. 1B9-R[25], 1B9 one RBI[11], 2B9[6], HBP, G6. Nikkan Sports 8/27/2014, Nikkan Spots 8/27/2014, Sponichi 8/27/2014
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK 8/26 MRO 4
SAN 3
1B 4 0 2 0 0 2   .263
Batted eighth. 1B8, Ks, Ks, 1B7.
Gosuke Katoh NYY 8/26 CAP 2
CRD 1
2B 2 0 0 0 2 0   .228
Batted second. F9, G1b, BB, BB.

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Junichi Tazawa BOS 8/26 BOS 11
TOR 7
12-7 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.95
Entered the game in the bottom of the 10th with the scored tied at four. Picked up the victory. (W, 3-3). Nikkan Sports 8/27/2014, Sponichi 8/27/2014, Sponichi 8/27/2014

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New York Yankees

The latest on Masahiro Tanaka, from the NY Daily News' Mark Feinsand:

... Masahiro Tanaka threw a bullpen session on Tuesday and remains lined up for a three-inning, 45-pitch simulated game on Thursday.

Source: NY Daily News 8/27/2014

Tanaka threw thirty-one pitches in the bullpen -- seventeen from the no-windup and fourteen from the set position.

Source: Daily Sports 8/27/2014

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Disabled List

Player Status Injury Notes
Yu Darvish 15-day disabled list (8/13),
retroactive to 8/10
Right elbow inflammation Due back: August 25. ... Not playing catch as of August 19 update. Due back: TBD. ... Not throwing program scheduled as of Aug. 22 update. ... May not return in 2014 as of Aug. 25 update.
Daisuke Matsuzaka 15-day disabled list (7/26),
retroactive to 7/25
Sore right elbow Rehab assignment to St. Lucie Mets on August 11. Rehab assignment to Binghamton Mets on August 16. ... Rehab transferred to Class A Short Season on Aug. 21.
Masahiro Tanaka 15-day disabled list (7/9) Partial tear of UCL in right elbow Threw 25-pitch bullpen session Aug. 16; expected to throw bullpen session Aug. 20. Due back: possibly September. ... Threw 35-pitch bullpen session Aug. 20. ... Scheduled to throw living batting practice Aug. 23. ... Threw 35-pitch simulated game to live hitters Aug. 23. ... Expected to throw next simulated game Aug. 28.

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