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[8/25/2015] Orix Buffaloes, Nippon Ham Fighters, Chiba Lotte Marines, Seibu Lions

by on Aug.25, 2015 @ 3:30 am, under NPB
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Orix Buffaloes

Nippon Ham Fighters

  • Shota Ono missed a few days because he was sick. It started on August 16. He was able to resume practices on August 21. He is set to rejoin the team on August 25. Source: Sports Hochi 8/24/2015

Chiba Lotte Marines

Seibu Lions

  • Yusei Kikuchi's next start could come on August 26 against Nippon Ham at Sapporo Dome. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/24/2015
  • Kona Takahashi tossed a shutout on August 23 and became the first player out of high school to record a shutout in his first year since Shota Takeda in 2012 and the first Seibu player out of high school since Daisuke Matsuzaka in 1999. Source: Daily Sports 8/23/2015

Orix Buffaloes 1 – Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 5 (August 23, 2015)

by on Aug.23, 2015 @ 4:12 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Orix Buffaloes vs Nippon Ham Fighters @ Tokyo Dome - 13:00
Starters: Yoshida, Kazumasa (ORI) 0-3, 4.15 - Nakamura, Masaru (HAM) 1-3, 5.01

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Orix 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1
Nippon Ham 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 X 5 7 0

Attendance: 31240 | Time: 3h14m | Nippon Ham leads series, 12-7-0

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[8/22/2015] Softbank Hawks, Nippon Ham Fighters, Seibu Lions, Rakuten Eagles

by on Aug.23, 2015 @ 3:41 am, under NPB
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Softbank Hawks

  • Tadashi Settsu was taken off the active roster on August 21 because he is not scheduled to make another start for at least ten days. Source: Daily Sports 8/21/2015

Nippon Ham Fighters

  • Yuki Saito will be taken off the active roster on August 23 because he is not scheduled to pitch for at least ten days. He could get another start in September. Source: Sports Hochi 8/22/2015

Seibu Lions

  • Kazuhisa Makita will most likely return to the starting rotation. His first start could come on August 27 against Nippon Ham at Sapporo Dome. Makita was shifted to the bullpen in July to help bolster the relief crew. Source: Sponichi 8/21/2015

Rakuten Eagles

  • Former team doctor Tatsuro Komatsuda was arrested on suspicion of trying to import designated drugs from China. The Sendai Public Prosecutors Office released him August 21 without indictment. No reasons were given. Source: Sanspo 8/21/2015

Orix Buffaloes 10 – Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 1 (August 22, 2015)

by on Aug.22, 2015 @ 4:11 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Orix Buffaloes vs Nippon Ham Fighters @ Tokyo Dome - 15:00
Starters: Nishi, Yuki (ORI) 5-4, 2.34 - Saito, Yuki (HAM) 0-1, 6.57

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Orix 0 0 1 0 0 4 3 2 0 10 13 2
Nippon Ham 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 1

Attendance: 39901 | Time: 3h29m | Nippon Ham leads series, 11-7-0

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Orix Buffaloes 4 – Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 5 (August 21, 2015)

by on Aug.21, 2015 @ 4:25 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Orix Buffaloes vs Nippon Ham Fighters @ Tokyo Dome - 18:30
Starters: Matsuba, Takahiro (ORI) 3-6, 4.48 - Yoshikawa, Mitsuo (HAM) 9-5, 3.12

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Orix 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 1
Nippon Ham 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 1X 5 7 0

Attendance: 30757 | Time: 4h3m | Nippon Ham leads series, 11-6-0

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Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 7 – Chiba Lotte Marines 4 (August 20, 2015)

by on Aug.20, 2015 @ 9:35 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Nippon Ham Fighters vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ QVC Marine Field - 18:15
Starters: Arihara, Kohei (HAM) 6-4, 5.16 - Furuya, Takuya (LOT) 2-1, 3.16

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Nippon Ham 0 0 2 3 0 1 0 1 0 7 11 1
Lotte 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 7 0

Attendance: 16889 | Time: 3h2m | Nippon Ham leads series, 11-6-0

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[8/19/2015] Softbank Hawks, Nippon Ham Fighters, Rakuten Eagles

by on Aug.20, 2015 @ 9:27 am, under NPB
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Softbank Hawks

  • Dennis Sarfate recorded the 121st save of his NPB career on August 18 and moved past Eddie Gaillard into third place on the all-time list for saves by a foreign pitcher. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/19/2015

Nippon Ham Fighters

  • Luis Mendoza was scratched from his start against Lotte on August 19 after he was diagnosed with tonsillitis. The Fighters will reassess Mendoza's condition after two or three days of rest. Source: Sports Hochi 8/19/2015, Nikkan Sports 8/19/2015

Rakuten Eagles

  • Kazuo Matsui collected his 2,019th career hit in the 4th inning off Seibu's Yusei Kikuchi on August 19 and moved passed Isao Shibata into first on the all-time list for hits by a switch-hitter. Source: Sponichi 8/19/2015, Nikkan Sports 8/19/2015

Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 7 – Chiba Lotte Marines 2 (August 19, 2015)

by on Aug.19, 2015 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Nippon Ham Fighters vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ QVC Marine Field - 18:15
Starters: Mendoza, Luis (HAM) 7-6, 3.17 - Ishikawa, Ayumu (LOT) 8-9, 3.30

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Nippon Ham 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 7 13 0
Lotte 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 5 3

Attendance: 21771 | Time: 3h12m | Nippon Ham leads series, 10-6-0

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[8/18/2015] Softbank Hawks, Orix Buffaloes, Nippon Ham Fighters, Rakuten Eagles

by on Aug.19, 2015 @ 3:39 am, under NPB
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Softbank Hawks

  • Dennis Sarfate extended his strikeout streak to thirty-three consecutive innings on August 18. Source: Sanspo 8/18/2015

Orix Buffaloes

  • The Buffaloes are planning to extend Alex Ramirez's contract as roving adviser through to November. This will allow him to continue working with the organization's younger players during the Phoenix League and fall camp. His contract is currently set to end at the end of September. Source: Sponichi 8/18/2015

Nippon Ham Fighters

  • Kensuke Kondo could be ready to return to right field. He resumed fielding exercises in right during pre-game practice on August 14. His return to the outfield could open the door to Shohei Otani DHing on a semi-regular basis. Source: Sports Hochi 8/18/2015, Daily Sports 8/18/2015
  • The Fighters are planning to temporarily bolster their bullpen with Hiroshi Urano. He will begin making appearances in relief at Ni-gun. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/18/2015

Rakuten Eagles

  • Rakuten has dropped their last ten games at rural stadiums. Source: Sports Hochi 8/18/2015
  • The Eagles could offer Takashi Saito a position on their staff next season, like pitching coach or adviser. Source: Sponichi 8/18/2015

Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 6 – Chiba Lotte Marines 0 (August 18, 2015)

by on Aug.18, 2015 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Nippon Ham Fighters vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ QVC Marine Field - 18:15
Starters: Otani, Shohei (HAM) 11-3, 2.28 - Rhee, Dae-Eun (LOT) 9-2, 3.29

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Nippon Ham 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 6 11 1
Lotte 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1

Attendance: 22647 | Time: 3h17m | Nippon Ham leads series, 9-6-0

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