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Tokyo Yakult Swallows 1 – Yokohama Bay Stars 2 (August 20, 2015)

by on Aug.20, 2015 @ 9:34 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Yakult Swallows vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 18:00
Starters: Ishikawa, Masanori (YAK) 7-8, 3.99 - Ishida, Kenta (YOK) 1-1, 2.37

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yakult 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 7 0
Yokohama 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 X 2 7 0

Attendance: 28964 | Time: 3h3m | Yakult leads series, 13-8-0

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Tokyo Yakult Swallows 8 – Yokohama Bay Stars 3 (August 19, 2015)

by on Aug.19, 2015 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Yakult Swallows vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 18:00
Starters: Ogawa, Yasuhiro (YAK) 7-6, 3.39 - Miura, Daisuke (YOK) 4-4, 4.01

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yakult 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 8 12 2
Yokohama 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 6 1

Attendance: 28962 | Time: 3h36m | Yakult leads series, 13-7-0

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[8/18/2015] Yomiuri Giants, Hanshin Tigers, Hiroshima Carp, Chunichi Dragons, Yokohama Bay Stars

by on Aug.19, 2015 @ 3:43 am, under NPB
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Yomiuri Giants

  • Miles Mikolas picked up his tenth win of the season on August 18 and joined Bill Gullickson (fourteen in 1988) and Balvino Galvez (sixteen in 1996) at the only foreign pitchers in franchise history to win at least ten games in their first year in the NPB. Source: Daily Sports 8/18/2015
  • Randy Johnson is scheduled to throw out the ceremony first pitch on August 19. Luis Gonzalez catch the pitch. Source: official announcement
  • Former head scout Kikuo Ito died of heart failure at a hospital in Nagoya at 8:08am on August 15. He was seventy-nine. Source: Daily Sports 8/18/2015

Hanshin Tigers

  • Through August 17, in the month of August, the Tigers are 26-67-6 at Tokyo Dome against the Yomiuri Giants. Outside of August, they are 105-136-3. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/18/2015

Hiroshima Carp

  • Potential starters for the Giants series that begins on August 20: Kenta Maeda, Yuya Fukui, and Hiroki Kuroda. Source: Sports Hochi 8/18/2015
  • Hiroki Kuroda's next start could come on August 23 against the Giants on four days of rest. Since returning to Japan, Kuroda has made two starts on five days of rest, but none on four days. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/18/2015
  • Hiroshima currently has four mainstays in the starting rotation: Kenta Maeda, Kuroda, Kris Johnson, and Yuya Fukui. Yusuke Nomura could join the fray and become a fifth starter. Source: Daily Sports 8/18/2015

Chunichi Dragons

  • Motonobu Tanishige will be in the third year of four-year deal next year. The Dragons are not planning to make any changes to Tanishige's status at this point in time. Source: Daily Sports 8/18/2015

Yokohama Bay Stars

  • Yasuaki Yamasaki tied Tsuyoshi Yoda's 1990 record of thirty-one saves by a rookie pitcher in one season. Source: Daily Sports 8/18/2015
  • The Bay Stars are still interested in bringing Kiyoshi Nakahata back next season. Source: Sanspo 8/18/2015

Tokyo Yakult Swallows 1 – Yokohama Bay Stars 3 (August 18, 2015)

by on Aug.18, 2015 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Yakult Swallows vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 18:00
Starters: Yamanaka, Hirofumi (YAK) 6-0, 2.31 - Kubo, Yasutomo (YOK) 8-7, 4.17

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yakult 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 0
Yokohama 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 X 3 10 0

Attendance: 28966 | Time: 3h1m | Yakult leads series, 12-7-0

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Yokohama Bay Stars 2 – Hiroshima Toyo Carp 7 (August 16, 2015)

by on Aug.16, 2015 @ 4:02 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Yokohama Bay Stars vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Starters: Moscoso, Guillermo (YOK) 3-4, 4.91 - Fukui, Yuya (HIR) 7-3, 3.39

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yokohama 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 4 2
Hiroshima 0 1 2 0 1 1 0 2 X 7 11 0

Attendance: 30816 | Time: 3h25m | Yokohama leads series, 12-7-0

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[8/15/2015] Yomiuri Giants, Hanshin Tigers, Yokohama Bay Stars

by on Aug.16, 2015 @ 3:23 am, under NPB
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Yomiuri Giants

  • Through August 14, the Giants were 999-804-54 against the Chunichi Dragons. They have recorded 1,009 victories against the Hanshin Tigers. Source: Sanspo 8/15/2015
  • Alex Castellanos will return to the United States on August 16 to be with his expecting wife. He is set to return on August 22. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/15/2015

Hanshin Tigers

  • Yamato recorded four hits against Yakult on August 14. It was the twenty-third modsaho and third four-hit game of his career. Source: Sanpso 8/15/2015
  • Shintaro Fujinami is the ninth pitcher in NPB history, since the start of the two league format, to record at least ten wins in each of his first three years in the NPB. He joined Tsuneo Horiuchi (1966-1978, thirteen years) and Yutaka Enatsu (1967-1975, nine years) as the only pitchers in Central League history to accomplish the feat. Fujinami became the first pitcher in the Central League to win ten games this season. There have only been four other pitchers out of high school in Central League history that recorded a season within their first three years in the NPB in which they were first to ten wins: Horiuchi in 1968, Masumi Kuwata in 1987, Kenjiro Kawasaki in 1991, and Ryota Igarashi in 2000. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/15/2015
  • Seung-Hwan Oh tied an NPB record with a save in each of the Tigers' last six games (from August 8 to August 14). Oh is tied with Masahide Kogayashi (2001), Hitoki Iwase (2005), Kyuji Fujikawa (2007), Koji Aoyama (2012), and Hideaki Wakui (2013). Source: Nikkan Sports 8/15/2015

Yokohama Bay Stars

  • Yasuaki Yamasaki notched his thirtieth save of the year on August 15 and became just the second rookie in NPB history to record thirty saves. The other pitcher was Tsuyoshi Yoda. He set the rookie record with thirty-one in 1990. Source: Daily Sports 8/15/2015

Yokohama Bay Stars 2 – Hiroshima Toyo Carp 1 (August 15, 2015)

by on Aug.15, 2015 @ 7:07 am, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Yokohama Bay Stars vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Starters: Mishima, Kazuki (YOK) 4-3, 4.37 - Maeda, Kenta (HIR) 9-7, 2.36

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yokohama 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 0
Hiroshima 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0

Attendance: 31225 | Time: 3h19m | Yokohama leads series, 12-6-0

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Yokohama Bay Stars 4 – Hiroshima Toyo Carp 8 (August 14, 2015)

by on Aug.14, 2015 @ 12:02 pm, under Game Summaries, NPB
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Yokohama Bay Stars vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Starters: Sunada, Yoshiki (YOK) 2-2, 2.48 - Yabuta, Kazuki (HIR) 1-2, 5.32

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yokohama 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 7 2
Hiroshima 4 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 X 8 10 0

Attendance: 31049 | Time: 3h25m | Yokohama leads series, 11-6-0

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