Kazuo Matsui hurt his right knee when he ran into Zelous Wheeler while playing defense during a game against Lotte at QVC Marine on March 29. He returned to the starting line-up on April 13 for the first time since the injury.
Source: Daily Sports 4/13/2016
Matsui’s home run in the fourth inning was his first of the season.0 Comments
Yuki Yanagita walked in his fifteenth consecutive game and tied the Pacific League record set by Teruo Tabe in 1951. The NPB record of eighteen games was set by Sadaharu Oh in 1970.0 Comments
Yoshio Itoi snapped the Orix Buffaloes’ thirteen-game homerless streak on April 13 with a three-run blast off Nippon Ham’s Masaru Nakamura. The home run gave the Buffaloes a 3-1 lead in the fifth inning.0 Comments
Tough two days for Pat Misch: (rest of content placed on page after jump because I could not start the video on pause) (more…)0 Comments