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[2/16/2017] Intra-squad Game: Softbank Hawks

Intra-squad game on February 16

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R
Reds 0 0 0 1 0 0 1     2
Whites 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     0

Reds

  • Jumpei Takahashi started the game. He recorded two perfect innings. He topped out at 149km/h. He struck out Yuya Hasegawa (146km/h fastball) and Seiichi Uchikawa (slider) looking and Yuki Yoshimura (147km/h fastball) swinging. Source: Nikkan Sports 2/17/2017, Sponichi 2/17/2017
  • Nobuhiro Matsuda (3b, 3rd) recorded an RBI single to left in the fourth inning. Sports Hochi 2/16/2017, Daily Sports 2/17/2017
  • Kyle Jensen (1b, 4th) hit an RBI triple to right in his third at bat in the seventh inning. Source: Sanspo 2/16/2017

Whites

  • Yuki Matsumoto started the game and tossed two perfect innings. He topped out at 143km/h. Source: Sponichi 2/17/2017
  • Robert Suarez tossed a shutout inning in relief. He did not allow a hit and walked one. Source: Nikkan Sports 2/16/2017

Source: Softbank 2/16/2017

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ORI

[2/16/2017] Intra-squad Game: Orix Buffaloes

Intra-squad game on February 16

Reds 2 – Whites 2

  • Gonzalez Germen entered the game in the fifth and tossed two shutout innings for the Whites. He allowed one hit. Source: Sponichi 2/17/2017
  • Masataka Yoshida batted third for the Reds and hit a solo home run off Tatsuya Sato in the fourth inning.
  • Hiroyuki Nakajima (1b, 5th) went 2-for-2 for the Reds. He recorded a single to left off Sachiya Yamasaki in the second inning and a single to center off Tatsuya Sato in the fourth inning. Source: Nikkan Sports 2/17/2017, Sponichi 2/17/2017, Daily Sports 2/17/2017
  • T-Okada hit a double for the Whites.
  • Stefen Romero started in right and batted fourth for the Whites. He grounded out to third against Nobuyoshi Yamada in his one trip to the plate in the first inning (runner on third and two out). Source: Daily Sports 2/16/2017, Sponichi 2/17/2017

Source: Orix 2/16/2017, Daily Sports 2/16/2017

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CHU

[2/15/2017] Practice Game: KIA vs Chunichi

Chunichi vs KIA on February 15

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R
KIA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chunichi 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 2 5
  • Katsuki Matayoshi started the game. He tossed two shutout inning and allowed one hit. He topped out at 145km/h. Source: Nikkan Sports 2/15/2017
  • Yuya Yanagi took the mound in the fifth and pitched two shutout innings in relief. He threw twenty-nine pitches, gave up two hits, struck out three, and topped out at 139km/h. He gave up a single to the first batter he faced, then erased him with a pick-off. Source: Sponichi 2/15/2017, Nikkan Sports 2/15/2017
  • Shotaro Kasahara enrered the game in the seventh and recorded two shutout innings. He gave up one hit and topped out at 140km/h.
  • Taisuke Maruyama did not allow a run or a hit in the ninth.

Source: Sports Hochi 2/15/2017

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YOK

[2/15/2017] Practice Game: Hanwha vs Yokohama

Yokohama vs Hanwha on February 15

Yokohama 2 – Hanwha 0

  • Haruhiro Hamaguchi started the game and pitched two shutout innings. He faced six hitters, threw nineteen pitches, gave up one hit, and struck out three and topped out at 147km/h. He recorded a pick-off to end the first inning. Source: Daily Sports 2/15/2017, Nikkan Sports 2/15/2017
  • Takamasa Kasai entered the game in the seventh inning and pitched two perfect innings. He struck out four in a row, begining with the first batter he faced, and topped out at 147km/h. Source: Nikkan Sports 2/15/2017
  • Yoshitomo Tsutsugo (lf, 4th). He went 0-for-2: ground out to second in the first inning, fly out to left in the fourth. Replaced on defense in the fifth inning. Source: Tokyo Sports 2/15/2017, Daily Sports 2/15/2017
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HAM

[2/15/2017] Practice Game: Samsung vs Nippon Ham

Nippon Ham vs Samsung on February 15

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Samsung 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
Nippon Ham 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 x 5 10 0
  • Takayuki Kato gave up a run on three hits over three innings of work. He struck out three.
  • Yodai Enoshita relieved Kato and gave up a run on three hits over two innings.
  • Naoyuki Uwasawa tossed two shutout innings in relief.
  • Sho Nakata (dh, 4th) went 0-for-3: F3, G5(dp), G5. Source: Sanspo 2/15/2017, Tokyo Sports 2/15/2017
  • Toshitake Yokoo (1b, 7th) went 3-for-4 with four RBI. He hit a two-run home run in the second inning.

Source: Nippon Ham 2/15/2017Nikkan Sports 2/15/2017

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RAK

[2/14/2017] Practice Game: Hanwha vs Rakuten

Rakuten vs Hanwha on February 14

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hanwha 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4    
Rakuten 5 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 8    

Starting line-up
Eigoro Mogi ss, Kazuki Tanaka rf, Hiroaki Shimauchi cf, Shintaro Masuda dh, Ginji 1b, Taishi Nakagawa 3b, Tetsuro Nishida 2b, Yuichi Adachi c, Hirohito Shimai lf, Yudai Mori sp

Source: Sports Hochi 2/14/2017

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YAK

[2/14/2017] Practice Game: KIA vs Yakult

KIA vs Yakult on February 14

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KIA 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 11 1
Yakult 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 6 13 2
  • Hirofumi Yamanaka started the game and recorded two shutout innings. He allowed two hits. Velocity: max 123km/h; min 97km/h. Source: Sports Hochi 2/14/2017, Nikkan Sports 2/14/2017
  • Ryo Akiyoshi entered the game with a two-run lead in the ninth inning. He recorded a shutout inning and gave up one hit: G6, 1B7, Ks, F3. He topped out at 143km/h. Source: Sports Hochi 2/14/2017, Nikkan Sports 2/14/2017
  • Tetsuto Yamada (2b, 1st). He went 0-for-1 with an RBI. He walked in the first, hit a sac fly to center in the second (bases loaded, one out), and flied out to center in the third (bases loaded, two out). Source: Sports Hochi 2/14/2017, Sanspo 2/14/2017
  • Taishi Hirooka (ss, 7th). He went 1-for-4: F8, Ks, F7, 1B7. Source: Sanspo 2/14/2017
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HIR

[2/14/2017] Intra-squad Game: Hiroshima Carp

Intra-squad game on February 14

Reds 6 – Whites 0

Reds

  • Akitake Okada started the game and pitched two shutout innings. He gave up two hits. Source: Sports Hochi 2/14/2017, Sanspo 2/14/2017
  • Hiroki Tokoda relieved Okada and did not allow a run over two innings of work. He gave up three hits and recorded a pick-off in his second inning of work. He took a line drive off his right knee (infield hit, Tomohiro Abe) with one out in the fourth inning. Source: Daily Sports 2/14/2017, Sports Hochi 2/14/2017
  • Takuya Kato entered the game in the fifth inning. He did not allow a run or a hit in two innings of work. He faced seven hitters and walked one. He recorded three fly ball outs in the first inning (four in two innings). He topped out at 145km/h. Twenty-five of the twenty-eight pitches he threw were fastballs. Source: Daily Sports 2/14/2017, Nikkan Sports 2/14/2017, Sponichi 2/15/2017
  • Xavier Batista (4th) walked in his first at bat and poked a hit between third and short in his second at bat. Source: Daily Sports 2/14/2017
  • Takahiro Iwamoto (rf, 6th) hit a home run to right off Kyohei Nakamura in his second trip to the plate in the fourth inning. He also recorded a single to left off Oscar Nakaoshi in the seventh. Source: Daily Sports 2/14/2017, Nikkan Sports 2/14/2017, Nikkan Sports 2/14/2017
  • Tsubasa Aizawa (c, 7th). He recorded three hits: a timely double to left in his first trip to the plate and two singles to left. Source: Daily Sports 2/14/2017

Whites

  • Yuya Fukui started the game and recorded two shutout innings. He allowed one hit and struck out three.
  • Nakaoshi Oscar gave up four runs on five hits over an inning in relief. Source: Daily Sports 2/16/2017
  • Kosuke Tanaka took over at third base in the fifth inning and handled two chances. Source: Sponichi 2/15/2017

Source: Daily Sports 2/14/2017

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HAM

[2/14/2017] Intra-squad Game: Nippon Ham Fighters

Intra-squad game on February 14

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Reds 1 2 0 0 0         3 7 1
White 0 0 0 0 0         0 4 1

Reds

Whites

  • Taishi Ota (cf, 4th) went 0-for-2.

Source: Nippon Ham 2/14/2017

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SEI

[2/14/2017] Intra-squad Game: Seibu Lions

Intra-squad game on February 14

Reds 2 – Whites 0

Reds

  • Kona Takahashi started the game and did not allow a run or a hit. He walked two. Source: Sponichi 2/14/2017
  • Katsunori Hirai faced six hitters over two innings. Source: Sponichi 2/15/2017

Whites

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NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hiroshima 143 88 51 4
Hanshin 143 78 61 4
Yokohama 143 73 65 5
Yomiuri 143 72 68 3
Chunichi 143 59 79 5
Yakult 143 45 96 2
G W L T
Softbank 143 94 49 0
Seibu 143 79 61 3
Rakuten 143 77 63 3
Orix 143 63 79 1
Nippon Ham 143 60 83 0
Lotte 143 54 87 2
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