Category: Women’s Baseball

Victoria Series: Kyoto Flora, Hyogo Dione – April 24,25

April 24 at Ichinomiya Baseball Field – 18:00

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Kyoto Flora 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
Hyogo Dione 1 0 1 1 0 0 x 3 5 0

WP: Ayami Sato (5 G, 3-0, 1 Sv)
LP: Minako Uemura (4 G, 0-2)

Game Time: 2h0m
Attendance: 503

Hero Interview

  • Ayami Sato = 25 BF, 66 NP, 7.0 IP, 4 H, 1 SO, 1 BB, 0 R, 0 ER. She recorded a four-hit shutout for the win.
  • Ayumi Ota = 1-for-1: 1B8 one RBI, BB, SF9 one RBI. She drove in the first run of the game.

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April 25 at Ichinomiya Baseball Field – 18:00

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Kyoto Flora 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 2
Hyogo Dione 0 0 0 0 0 3 x 3 3 0

WP: Yuki Izumi (5 G, 3-0, 1 Sv)
LP: Ayaka Nagao (5 G, 0-1)

Game Time: 1h39m
Attendance: 421

Hero Interview

  • Yuki Izumi = 27 BF, 97 NP, 7.0 IP, 4 H, 1 SO, 3 BB, 1 R, 1 ER. She picked up her third win with her first complete game of the year.
  • Ayumi Terabe = 1-for-3: Kl, Fo3, 3B9 two RBI. She drove in the tying and go-ahead runs in the sixth inning.

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Victoria Series: Hyogo Dione, Kyoto Flora – April 18,19

April 18 at Wakasa Stadium Kyoto – 18:30

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hyogo Dione 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1   5 5 1
Kyoto Flora 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0   4 11 2

WP: Yuki Izumi (4 G, 2-0)
LP: Chiaki Shioya (4 G, 0-2)

Game Time: 2h27m
Attendance: 523

Hero Interview

  • Rina Sakakibara = 2-for-2: HR7 three RBI, 1B7 one RBI. Blasted the first home run of her career. Collected two hits and two RBI.

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April 19 at Wakasa Stadium Kyoto – 18:30

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Hyogo Dione 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 5 5 1
Kyoto Flora 2 0 0 5 0 0 x 7 9 0

WP: Mika Konishi (3 G, 2-1)
Sv: Chiaki Shioya (5 G, 0-2, 1 Sv)
LP: Meguna Furuya (4 G, 1-1)

Game Time: 1h52m
Attendance: 551

Hero Interview

  • Tsudoi Konishi = 2-for-3: 2B7, G6, 2B6 three RBI. Helped the team win with two hits and three RBI.
  • Yukina Izumi =1-for-3: HR7 two RBI, F7, G6. Blasted the first home run of his career.

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Victoria Series: Saitama Astraia, Hyogo Dione – April 14,15

April 14 at Kita Kobe Country Sports Park Baseball Field – 18:30

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Saitama Astraia 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 4 0
Hyogo Dione 0 0 0 2 1 0 X 3 4 1

WP: Mizuki Bando (2 G, 1-0)
Sv: Ayami Sato (3 G, 2-0, 1 Sv)
LP: Haruke Ebi (3 G, 0-3)

Game Time: 1h39m
Attendance: 235

Hero Interview

  • Mizuki Bando = 23 BF, 84 NP, 6.0 IP, 4 H, 2 SO, 1 BB, 2 R, 2 ER. She won first start of the year.
  • Ayumi Terabe = 0-for-2: Ks, SF9 one RBI, Ks. She drove in the first run of the game.

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April 15 at Awaji Sano Daiichi Baseball Stadium – 13:00

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Saitama Astraia 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 2
Hyogo Dione 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 7 1

WP: —
LP: —

Game Time: 2h46m
Attendance: 1,925

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Victoria Series: Hyogo Dione, Saitama Astraia – April 8,9

April 8 at Kawaguchi Baseball Field – 13:00

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Hyogo Dione 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 6 1
Saitama Astraia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1

WP: Ayami Sato (2 G, 2-0)
LP: Mika Miyahara (2 G, 0-1)

Game Time: 1h55m
Attendance: 1,273

Hero Interview

  • Ayami Sato = 26 BF, 76 NP, 7.0 IP, 5 H, 4 SO, 0 BB, 0 R, 0 ER. Recorded a complete game shutout for his second victory of the year.
  • Hikaru Kawasaki = 1-for-2: F9, 3B8 one RBI, BB. Drove in the first run of the game with a triple in the fifth inning.

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April 9 at Kawaguchi Baseball Field – 13:00

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Hyogo Dione 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 5 6 2
Saitama Astraia 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 6 1

WP: Meguna Furuya (2 G, 1-0, 1 Sv)
Sv: Yuki Izumi (2 G, 1-0, 1 Sv)
LP: Haruka Ebi (2 G, 0-2)

Game Time: 1h56m
Attendance: 1,072

Hero Interview

  • Meguna Furuya = 23 BF, 93 NP, 5.0 IP, 4 H, 1 SO, 2 BB, 1 R, 1 ER. She won her first start of the season.

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Victoria Series: Kyoto Flora, Hyogo Dione – April 3,4

April 3 at Kyocera Dome Osaka – 18:30

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Kyoto Flora 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 4 7 2
Hyogo Dione 4 0 0 2 0 0 X 6 9 0

WP: Ayami Sato (1 G, 1-0)
LP: Mika Konishi (2 G, 1-1)

Game Time: 2h6m
Attendance: 4,832

Hero Interview

  • Ayami Sato = 30 BF, 112 NP, 7.0 IP, 7 H, 4 SO, 2 BB, 4 R, 4 ER. Hung in for a complete game victory on opening day.
  • Ayumi Ota = 2-for-2: 3B8/9 one RBI, 1B6, SF8 one RBI. Drove in the first run of the game.

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April 4 at Hotto Motto Field Kobe – 18:30

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Kyoto Flora 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2
Hyogo Dione 5 1 1 0 0 1 x 8 10 1

WP: Yuki Izumi (1 G, 1-0)
Sv: Meguna Furuya (1 G, 0-0, 1 Sv)
LP: Minako Uemura (2 G, 0-1)

Game Time: 2h3m
Attendance: 746

Hero Interview

  • Yuki Izumi = 18 BF, 71 NP, 4.0 IP, 4 H, 2 BB, 1 HBP, 0 R, 0 ER. Pitched well in her first start of the year.
  • Yumiko Miura = 2-for-3: 1B7 two RBI, 2B7, F7. Helped set the tone of the game with two RBI in the first inning.

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Victoria Series: Saitama Astraia, Kyoto Flora – March 25,26

March 25 at Wakasa Stadium Kyoto – 13:00

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Saitama Astraia 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5   7 6 1
Kyoto Flora 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0   2 7 1

WP: Rina Taniyama (1 G, 1-0)
LP: Chiaki Shioya (1 G, 0-1)

Game Time: 2h28m
Attendance: 2,523

Hero Interview

  • Yuki Kawabata = 2-for-3: BB, F7, HR9, 1B7. She blasted the first home run of her career.

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March 26 at Wakasa Stadium Kyoto – 13:00

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Saitama Astraia 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 0
Kyoto Flora 0 1 1 1 0 0 X 3 5 1

WP: Mika Konishi (1 G, 1-0)
LP: Haruka Ebi (1 G, 0-1)

Game Time: 1h38m
Attendance: 1,284

Hero Interview

  • Kiku Iwata = 1-for-2: F4, SH5 one RBI. She successfully executed a squeeze bunt in the fourth inning that gave Kyoto a 3-2 lead.
  • Mika Konishi = 28 BF, 107 NP, 7.0 IP, 3 H, 4 SO, 2 BB, 2 R, 1 ER. She recorded a three-hit complete game victory for her sixtieth career win.

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[1/18/2017] Zett signs three JWBL players to advisory contracts

Zett announced today that signed Yu Kato, Yukari Isozaki, and Minako Uemura to advisory pro staff contracts.

Details

  • Contract period: January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017 (one year)
  • Kato: glove, cleats, bat, batting gloves, training wear
  • Isozaki: glove
  • Uemura: glove
  • The players will provide advise on products (new ideas, improvements)
  • The players will help sell products through advertisements and events

Source: Zett announcement

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[12/3/2016] Japan Women’s Baseball League 2016 Titles and Awards

The Japan Women’s Baseball League held an awards ceremony at a hotel in Kyoto on December 3.

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Queen Championship Series: Kyoto Flora vs Hyogo Dione – October 15

Queen Championship Series

October 15 at Hotto Motto Field Kobe – 18:30

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Kyoto Flora 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 1
Hyogo Dione 0 0 0 3 0 1 X 4 8 2

Hyogo takes the Queen Championship Series, 2-0.*

WP: Ayami Sato (19 G, 13-4)
LP: Mika Konishi (28 G, 9-9)

Game Time: 1h53m
Attendance: 1016

Hero Interview

  • Ayami Sato = 26 BF, 82 NP, 7.0 IP, 3 H, 3 SO, 0 BB, 1 R, 0 ER. She recorded a complete game victory.
  • Ayumi Kawaguchi = 1-for-2: Ks, 2B8/9 two RBI. She gave her team a 2-1 lead with a two-run double in the fourth.

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Victoria Series: Kyoto Flora, Saitama Astraia – October 9,10

October 9 at Kamagaya Stadium – 13:00

Canceled due to rain. Rescheduled to October 10 (double-header, no extra innings).

Source: JWBL announcement, JWBL announcement

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October 10 at Kawaguchi – 14:00

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Kyoto Flora 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 4 6 0
Saitama Astraia 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 1

WP: Minako Uemura (20 G, 7-7)
Sv: Mika Konishi (27 G, 9-8, 1 Sv)
LP: Yukari Isozaki (19 G, 7-10)

Game Time: 2h02m
Attendance: 2233

Hero Interview

  • Minako Uemura = 18 BF, 61 NP, 5.0 IP, 4 H, 1 SO, 1 BB, 1 R, 1 ER. She helped her team make the Queen Championship Series.

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October 10 at Kawaguchi – 16:35

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Kyoto Flora 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 6 0
Saitama Astraia 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0

WP: Minami Yano (11 G, 1-1)
Sv: Chiaki Shioya (18 G, 0-3, 3 Sv)
LP: Rina Taniyama (26 G, 3-4)

Game Time: 1h48m
Attendance: 2331

Hero Interview

  • Yasuko Ozawa = 1-for-1: 1B8 one RBI. She entered the game at third base in the fourth inning and drove in the tie-breaking run.

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Japan Cup Qualifier

October 13 at Sendai – 18:30

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Saitama Astraia 0 5 1 0 3 0 4 13 18 4
Reia 0 0 3 3 1 0 2 9 16 1

WP: Yukari Isozaki (20 G, 8-10)
LP: Meguna Furuya (12 G, 3-3)

Game Time: 2h50m
Attendance: 504

Hero Interview

  • Ayaka Deguchi = 5-for-5: 1B9, 1B6, 1B5, 1B8, 1B7.
  • Shiho Imai = 3-for-4: 2B7 three RBI, 1B1 one RBI, SF9 one RBI, Ks, 1B7.
  • Yasuko Ozawa = 1-for-1: 1B8 one RBI. She entered the game at third base in the fourth inning and drove in the tie-breaking run.

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NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hiroshima 25 15 9 1
Hanshin 22 13 9 0
Yomiuri 23 13 10 0
Yokohama 23 10 11 2
Chunichi 24 8 13 3
Yakult 23 8 15 0
G W L T
Rakuten 19 15 4 0
Orix 21 14 7 0
Seibu 21 11 9 1
Softbank 24 13 11 0
Lotte 22 6 15 1
Nippon Ham 23 5 18 0
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