Takahashi, Ko 髙橋 洸 (たかはし・こう)
Yomiuri Giants | #007 | OF
Born: 04/29/1993 (age 27)
Height: 185cm
Weight: 77kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Niigata
Draft: 2011, 5th Round
History: 日本文理高(甲)

[8/25/2016] Toshiki Sakurai gives up seven against Tokyo University

The San-gun Yomiuri Giants beat Tokyo University 12-8 in an exhibition game on August 25. Toshiki Sakurai started the game for Yomiuri and gave up seven runs (four earned) on eleven hits over six innings of work. He faced thirty-two hitters, threw 108 pitches, and struck out nine.

Abner Abreu got the start in right and batted clean-up for the Giants. He went 2-for-4 with two RBI and one stolen base. He hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning. Catcher Shingo Usami batted sixth and went 2-for-4 with three RBI. He blasted a solo home run in the eighth.

Ko Takahashi (started at second and batted second) also had a big day for the Giants: he went 2-for-4 with three RBI and two stolen bases.

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/25/2016, Yomiuri box score