[7/7/2016] Samurai Japan Collegiate Team: four-day mini-camp, day 2

The Samurai Japan collegiate team started a mini camp in Hiratsuka on July 6 (ends on July 9). They are scheduled to play three practice games before the Japan-USA University Baseball Championship begins in July 12. They played their first practice game on July 7 against Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Yokohama at Batting Palace Soseki Stadium Hiratsuka.

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R
Samurai Japan 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
Mitsubishi Hitachi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

* tenth inning played with tie-break rules

Pitchers

  • Kohei Miyadai: 3.0 IP, 9 BF, 0 H, 3 SO, 1 BB, 1 DP, 0 R. Topped out at 146km/h.
  • Koya Mizuno: 1.0 IP, 5 BF, 2 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 0 DP, 0 R. Topped out at 144km/h.
  • Haruhiro Hamaguchi: 2.0 IP, 8 BF, 1 H, 4 SO, 1 BB, 0 DP, 0 R.
  • Chihaya Sasaki: 4.0 IP, 12 BF, 2 H, 5 SO, 0 BB, 1 DP, 0 R. Topped out at 150km/h.

Hitters

  • Yusuke Oyama, started at third and batted fourth. 1-for-3: F9, Ks, 1B7 one RBI.
  • Naoki Yoshikawa, started at second and batted fifth. 2-for-4: Ks, 1B7, 1B9, Ks.

Remaining Practice Games

  • July 8 – Toshiba at Batting Palace Soseki Stadium Hiratsuka – 13:00
  • July 10 – Niigata Iryo Fukushi University at HARD OFF ECO Stadium Niigata – 16:00

Starting Pitchers for the first three games of the Japan-USA University Baseball Championship

  • July 12 (Tue), Game 1 at HARD OFF ECO Stadium Niigata – Chihaya Sasaki
  • July 13 (Wed), Game 2 at HARD OFF ECO Stadium Niigata – Yuya Yanagi
  • July 15 (Fri), Game 3 at Jingu Stadium – Kohei Miyadai

Source: Nikkan Sports 7/7/2016, Nikkan Sports 7/7/2016, Nikkan Sports 7/7/2016, Daily Sports 7/7/2016, Daily Sports 7/7/2016, Sponichi 7/7/2016, Sponichi 7/7/2016

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