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[4/19/2014] Hiroki Kuroda, Ichiro Suzuki, Hisashi Iwakuma

by on Apr.19, 2014 @ 4:20 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 4/18 NYY 5
TBR 11
RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .355
Batted ninth. 1B5b (challenged, overturned from force), E6c, G5, G1. Made a nice catch in the bottom of the 8th. Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014,
Norichika Aoki KCR 4/18 MIN 0
KCR 5
RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .264
Batted lead-off. Ks, 1B5-R[7], G4, G4. Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014, Sponichi 4/19/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 4/18 TOR 3
CLE 2
2B 5 0 1 1 1 1 3 .250
Batted second. F8, Ks, SH1, 1B8-RBI[1], BB. Replaced on defense in the bottom of the 9th. Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014, Sponichi 4/19/2014
Kensuke Tanaka TEX 4/18 RRE 2
OMA 3
2B 3 0 0 0 1 1   .366
Batted lead-off. Ks, BB-SB[3] (third base), F5, G6(DP). Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hiroki Kuroda NYY 4/18 NYY 5
TBR 11
99-58 24 5.2 7 3 3 2 2 0 4.07
Started the game. Was not involved in the final decision. Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014, Sponichi 4/19/2014
Tsuyoshi Wada CHC 4/18 NOZ 1
IOW 0
101-69 28 8.0 3 1 1 1 5 1 0.84
Started the game. Took the loss (L, 2-1). Sponichi 4/19/2014
Yoshinori Tateyama NYY 4/18 LHV 5
SWB 2
24-17 8 1.0 3 3 3 0 2 0 6.75
Entered the game in the top of the 11th with the score tied at two. Took the loss (L, 0-1). (HBP, 2). Nikkan Sports 4/19/2014

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[4/13/2014] Hiroki Kuroda, Daisuke Matsuzaka, Hisashi Iwakuma

by on Apr.13, 2014 @ 7:36 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 4/12 BOS 4
NYY 7
RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .444
Entered the game as a defensive replacement in right in the top of the 9th.
Norichika Aoki KCR 4/12 KCR 1
MIN 7
RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .270
Batted lead-off. G1, G6, G6, Fo7. Nikkan Sports 4/13/2014, Sponichi 4/13/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 4/12 PAW 2
BUF 3
SS 2 0 0 0 0 0   .286
Batted ninth. SH1, F7, G5. Nikkan Sports 4/13/2014
Kensuke Tanaka TEX 4/12 RRE 16
CSP 12
DH 4 3 2 1 1 0   .379
Batted ninth. G3, 1B7-R[9], BB-R[10], F9, 1B9-RBI[4]-R[11]. Nikkan Sports 4/13/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hiroki Kuroda NYY 4/12 BOS 4
NYY 7
97-59 29 6.1 6 4 4 3 5 1 3.86
Started the game. Left in the top of the 7th with runners on first and second, one out, and New York up 6-2. Recorded the victory (W, 2-1). Nikkan Sports 4/13/2014, Sponichi 4/13/2014
Daisuke Matsuzaka NYM 4/12 LVG 1
FRE 0
88-62 24 7.0 2 0 0 2 8 0 2.25
Started the game. Was not involved in the final decision. Went 0-for-2 at the plate: G6, L4. Nikkan Sports 4/13/2014, Sponichi 4/13/2014
Tsuyoshi Wada CHC 4/12 IOW 5
MRB 0
93-68 24 6.2 4 0 0 0 10 0 0.68
Started the game. Left in the bottom of the 7th with runners on first and third, two out, and Chicago up 2-0. Got the win (W, 2-0). Went 0-for-2 at the plate: E3, G5, SH1. Nikkan Sports 4/13/2014
Toru Murata CLE 4/12 COL 4
LOU 12
67-48 23 4.1 9 6 6 0 4 1 10.13
Entered the game in the bottom of the 1st with a runner on second, two out, and Columbus down 5-2. He allowed the inherited runner to score before getting out of the inning. (HBP 1).

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[4/10/2014] Masahiro Tanaka, Koji Uehara, Hisashi Iwakuma

by on Apr.10, 2014 @ 9:16 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 4/9 BAL 5
NYY 4
PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429
Entered the game as a pinch-runner for Kelly Johnson in the bottom of the 9th. Set record for a Japanese player by appearing in his 3,018th career NPB (951) + MLB (2067) game. The previous record of 3,017 was set by Katsuya Nomura between 1954 and 1980. Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014, Sponichi 4/10/2014
Norichika Aoki KCR 4/9 TBR 3
KCR 7
RF 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .345
Batted lead-off. G1, F8, 3B9[2] RBI[1]-R, Ks. Extended hitting streak to five games. Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 4/9 BUF 5
LHV 3
SS 1 0 0 0 0 0   .182
BUF 0
LHV 1
SS 2 0 0 0 0 1   .154
Gm 1: Entered the game as a pinch-runner for Juan Francisco in the top of the 10th. Remained in the game at short in the bottom half of the inning. G6. Gm 2: Batted ninth. G4, SH5, Ks. Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK 4/9 SRC 7
LVG 4
3B 3 0 0 0 1 0   .235
Batted seventh. E6, L8, BB, G3. Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014
Kensuke Tanaka TEX 4/9 CSP 1
RRE 7
2B 3 1 1 0 1 0   .250
Batted ninth. BB-R, G6, 1B9-SB[2] (2nd base), G1. Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Masahiro Tanaka NYY 4/9 BAL 5
NYY 4
101-71 29 7.0 7 3 3 1 10 1 3.21
Started the game. No decision. Joined Allen Russell (1915) as the only two players in franchise history to record eight or more strikeouts in the first two games of their careers. Wife Mai Satoda was in the stands. Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014, Daily Sports 4/10/2014, Sponichi 4/10/2014, ZakZak 4/10/2014
Junichi Tazawa BOS 4/9 TEX 2
BOS 4
13-8 2 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Entered the game in the top of the 7th with a runner on first, two out, and the game tied at one. Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014
Koji Uehara BOS 4/9 TEX 2
BOS 4
11-8 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Entered the game in the top of the 9th with Boston up 4-2. Recorded a save (S, 2). Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014
Yoshinori Tateyama NYY 4/9 SWB 6
ROC 7
14-11 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Entered the game in the bottom of the 8th with Scranton down 7-6. Nikkan Sports 4/10/2014
Toru Murata CLE 4/9 LOU 4
COL 1
12-11 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Entered the game in the top of the 9th with Columbus down 4-1.

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[4/8/2014] Norichika Aoki, Hiroki Kuroda, Koji Uehara

by on Apr.08, 2014 @ 4:11 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 4/7 NYY 6
TOR 4
RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .462
Entered the game on defense in right in the top of the 9th. Nikkan Sports 4/8/2014
Norichika Aoki KCR 4/7 TBR 4
KCR 2
RF 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .300
Batted lead-off. 3B7[1]-R, 1B7, Kl, G6. Nikkan Sports 4/8/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/8/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hiroki Kuroda NYY 4/7 BAL 2
NYY 4
92-56 25 6.1 8 2 2 0 4 0 2.92
Started the game. Recorded the win. (W, 1-1). Nikkan Sports 4/8/2014, ZakZak 4/8/2014
Koji Uehara BOS 4/7 TEX 1
BOS 5
19-13 5 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Entered the game in the top of the 9th with Boston up 5-1. Nikkan Sports 4/8/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/8/2014
Daisuke Matsuzaka NYM 4/7 SRC 6
LVG 7
90-54 24 5.0 5 3 3 4 4 0 5.40
Started the game. Nikkan Sports 4/8/2014
Tsuyoshi Wada CHC 4/7 NAS 1
IOW 4
94-64 24 6.2 3 1 1 1 8 1 1.35
Started the game. Left the game in the top of the 7th with a runner on first, two out, and Iowa up 4-1. Picked up the win (W, 1-0). Nikkan Sports 4/8/2014

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[4/5/2014] Masahiro Tanaka, Ichiro Suzuki, Norichika Aoki

by on Apr.05, 2014 @ 5:15 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 4/4 NYY 7
TOR 3
RF 5 2 3 0 0 1 4 .556
Batted seventh. Ks, 1B4 (R) [challenged, overturned], 1B7, G4, 1B1 (R). Nikkan Sports 4/5/2014
Norichika Aoki KCR 4/4 CWS 5
KCR 7
RF 4 1 3 0 1 0 1 .231
Batted lead-off. 1B4 (R), F8, 2B9, BB, 1B7. Nikkan Sports 4/5/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/5/2014, Sponichi 4/5/2014
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK 4/4 SRC 4
SLC 13
3B 4 0 0 0 0 1   .143
Batted eighth. G1, G6, Ks, G5. Nikkan Sports 4/5/2014
Kensuke Tanaka TEX 4/4 ORH 0
RRE 5
2B 3 0 1 0 0 1   .333
Batted eighth. Ks, G4, 2B9. Nikkan Sports 4/5/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Masahiro Tanaka NYY 4/4 NYY 7
TOR 3
97-65 27 7.0 6 3 2 0 8 1 2.57
Started the game. Recorded the win (1-0). Victory was the 100th of his NPB (99), MLB (1) career (176th game). Ninth Japanese pitcher in MLB history to record a win in his first start/outing. Nikkan Sports 4/5/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/5/2014, ZakZak 4/5/2014, Daily Sports 4/5/2014, Daily Sports 4/5/2014, Daily Sports 4/5/2014, Sponichi 4/5/2014, MLB Highlight First K

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[4/3/2014] Hiroki Kuroda, Norichika Aoki, Yu Darvish

by on Apr.03, 2014 @ 11:41 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Norichika Aoki KCR 4/2 KCR 1
DET 2
RF 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .000
Batted lead-off. BB, Ks, G4, L9, G1 (challenged, overturned). Nikkan Sports 4/3/2014, Nikkan Sports 4/3/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hiroki Kuroda NYY 4/2 NYY 1
HOU 3
91-55 22 6.0 3 2 2 1 5 1 3.00
Started the game. Recorded loss (0-1). Nikkan Sports 4/3/2014
Junichi Tazawa BOS 4/2 BOS 6
BAL 2
15-9 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Entered the game in the game in the bottom of the 8th with Boston up 6-2. Nikkan Sports 4/3/2014, Sponichi 4/3/2014
Koji Uehara BOS 4/2 BOS 6
BAL 2
18-14 5 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Entered the game in the game in the bottom of the 9th with Boston up 6-2. Nikkan Sports 4/3/2014, Sponichi 4/3/2014

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[3/29/2014] Hiroki Kuroda, Masahiro Tanaka, Munenori Kawasaki

by on Mar.29, 2014 @ 7:14 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 3/28 MIA 0
NYY 3
CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .240
Batted ninth. F8, G1, G3. Replaced on defense in the top of the 9th. Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014
Norichika Aoki KCR 3/28 KCR 5
MIL 4
RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .306
Batted lead-off. 1B8, L8, G1 (R), G5. Replaced on defense in the bottom of the 7th. Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 3/28 NYM 4
TOR 5
SS 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 .318
Entered the game on defense at short in the top of the 6th. 1B9 (R), 2B7 (R). Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014
Kensuke Tanaka TEX 3/28 HOU 6
TEX 5
2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .185
Entered the game on defense at second in the top of the 6th. Kl, F8. Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hiroki Kuroda NYY 3/28 MIA 0
NYY 3
  12 3.0 3 0 0 0 4 0 4.76
Started the game. Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014
Masahiro Tanaka NYY 3/28 MIA 0
NYY 3
86 22 6.0 3 0 0 0 10 0 2.14
Entered the game in the top of the 4th with no score. Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014, Sponichi 3/29/2014
Shunsuke Watanabe BOS 3/28 BOS 4
MIN 0
  3 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.00
Entered the game in the bottom of the 9th with Boston up 4-0. Nikkan Sports 3/29/2014

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[3/27/2014] Yu Darvish, Norichika Aoki, Yoshinori Tateyama

by on Mar.27, 2014 @ 3:52 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Norichika Aoki KCR 3/26 KCR 5
SDP 9
RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .310
Batted lead-off. 1B9, G2, G6, G4. He was replaced on defense in the bottom of the 5th. Nikkan Sports 3/27/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 3/26 NYY 6
TOR 10
SS-3B 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .263
Entered the game on defense at second in the top of the 7th. Switched to short in the top of the 8th. BB. Nikkan Sports 3/27/2014
Kensuke Tanaka TEX 3/26 SEA 3
TEX 5
2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200
Entered the game on defense at second in the top of the 7th. G6. Nikkan Sports 3/27/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Yoshinori Tateyama NYY 3/26 NYY 6
TOR 10
  4 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.13
Entered the game in the bottom of the 8th with New York down 10-6. Nikkan Sports 3/27/2014

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Name Type Date NP Notes
Masahiro Tanaka Bullpen 3/25 44 Daily Sports 3/27/2014

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[3/23/2014] Masahiro Tanaka, Hiroki Kuroda, Norichika Aoki

by on Mar.23, 2014 @ 11:58 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Norichika Aoki KCR 3/22 TEX 4
KCR 8
RF 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .311
Batted lead-off. G6, 1B6 RBI (R), G6. Replaced on defense in the top of the 7th. Nikkan Sports 3/23/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 3/22 DET 4
TOR 9
3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
Entered the game on defense at third in the top of the 8th. Made a nice play on defense in the 8th. G6. Nikkan Sports 3/23/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/23/2014
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK 3/22 SEA 5
OAK 6
3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Entered the game on defense at third in the top of the 7th. G6. Nikkan Sports 3/23/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Masahiro Tanaka NYY 3/22 NYY 5
MIN 4
88 24 5.2 5 3 3 1 6 0 3.00
Started the game. Nikkan Sports 3/23/2014, Daily Sports 3/23/2014, Sponichi 3/23/2014MLB.com Highlight
Yoshinori Tateyama NYY 3/22 NYY 5
MIN 4
  4 1.0 1 1 1 0 3 1 1.29
Entered the game in the bottom of the 9th with New York up 5-3. Nikkan Sorts 3/23/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/23/2014MLB.com Last Out

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Name Type Date NP Notes
Hiroki Kuroda Game 3/22   Pitched in a minor league game. Gave up two runs over six innings. Struck out eight. Nikkan Sports 3/23/2014
Koji Uehara Game 3/22   Pitched in a minor league game. Struck out the side with twelve pitches. Sanspo 3/23/2014
Junichi Tazawa Game 3/22   Pitched in a minor league game. Did not allow a run. Allowed two hits, walked one, struck out two. Sanspo 3/23/2014

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[3/19/2014] Hisashi Iwakuma, Daisuke Matsuzaka, Hiroyuki Nakajima

by on Mar.19, 2014 @ 1:46 pm, under MLB
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Hitters

Player Tm Date Game Pos AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ichiro Suzuki NYY 3/18 BOS 1
NYY 8
CF 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .200
Batted ninth. 1B8 RBI (R), G3, G6. Replaced on defense in the top of the 7th. Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014, Sponichi 3/19/2014
Munenori Kawasaki TOR 3/18 TOR 4
DET 18
PR-DH 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Entered the game as a pinch-runner for Adam Lind in the top of the 6th. Remained in the game as the designated hitter. (R), F7. Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014, Sponichi 3/19/2014
Hiroyuki Nakajima OAK 3/18 OAK 16
CWS 6
PH-3B 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 .667
Entered the game as a pinch-hitter for Jake Elmore in the top of the 8th. 1B9 (R), 1B9 RBI. Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014, Sponichi 3/19/2014

Pitchers

Player Tm Date Game NP-S BF IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Daisuke Matsuzaka BOS 3/18 DET 4
NYM 5
  23 5.0 7 4 4 1 5 2 4.97
Started the game. Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014, Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014, Sponichi 3/19/2014

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Name Type Date NP Notes
Yu Darvish Bullpen 3/18 30 Checked footage of his motion after the session. Sponichi 3/19/2014
Masahiro Tanaka Bullpen 3/18 32 Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014
Shunsuke Watanabe Game 3/18   Pitched in a minor league game. Entered the game in the 4th and tossed a shutout inning in relief. Retired the side in order. Recorded one strikeout. Nikkan Sports 3/19/2014

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