Pre-season games from March 6.
Hiroshima 2 - Chunichi 0
- CHU: Shinji Iwata started the game and gave up a run over three innings of work.
- CHU: Takuya Asao followed Iwata and did not allow a run over an inning in relief.
- CHU: Shuhei Takahashi went 1-for-4.
- HIR: Yusuke Nomura started the game and tossed three shutout innings while allowing two hits. He topped out at 140km/h.
- HIR: Yuya Fukui also tossed three shutout innings.
- HIR: Kosuke Tanaka started at short and batted lead-off. He recorded two hits: two-out single to center off Shinji Iwata in the 3rd and a two-out single to left off Yuta Muto in the 5th.
- HIR: Ryuhei Matsuyama got the start in left and batted fifth. He hit a one-out solo home run to right off Shinji Iwata in the 2nd inning.