[4/27/2017] Kotaro Kiyomiya, Daiju Nomura hit two homers each in Waseda Jitsugyo victory

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
NichiDaiSan 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 7 0 0 0 17 15 0
Waseda Jitsugyo 2 0 2 0 2 0 5 2 4 0 0 1 18 21 2

The game ended at around 10:05pm and lasted 4h02m. Attendance was announced at 20,000. Closing ceremonies were canceled due to the time.

Waseda Jitsugyo won its ninth championship, first in thirty-five years.

Yuto Noda (Waseda Jitsugyo) recorded a walk-off single to center with the bases loaded and one out in the bottom of the twelfth inning.

Daiju Nomura (Waseda Jitsugyo) – 3b, batted fourth

  • First inning, runner on first, two out, HR (twenty-seventh high school home run)
  • Third inning, runners on first and second, one out, 1B6 (one RBI)
  • Fifth inning, runner on third, one out, HR7/8 (twenty-eighth high school home run)
  • Seventh inning, runner on first, one out, 1B8
  • Eighth inning, none on, one out, Ks
  • Ninth inning, none on, no out, 1B8
  • Eleventh inning, runner on first, two out, Ks

Kotaro Kiyomiya (Waseda Jitsugyo) – 1b, batted third

  • First inning, runner on first, one out, G1 (pop fly to the infield, drops to the ground, pitcher fields and gets the out at second)
  • Third inning, runner on second, one out, BB
  • Fifth inning, runner on second, no out, G3
  • Seventh inning, runner on first, no out, Ks
  • Eighth inning, runner on first, one out, HR9 (eighty-third high school home run)
  • Ninth inning, runners on first and third, no out, HR8 (eighty-fourth high school home run)
  • Eleventh inning, runner on first, no out, F7

Leo Kanari (NichiDaiSan) – 1b, batted fourth

  • First inning, runner on second, one out. BB
  • Third inning, lead-off, F5
  • Sixth inning, lead-off, F9
  • Seventh inning, runner on second, two out, Ks
  • Ninth inning, none on, no out, 1B7
  • Tenth inning, lead-off, F8
  • Twelfth inning, runner on first, one out, Ks

Pitching

  • He took the mound in the eighth after Kiyomiya hit his first home run. He faced five batters in the eighth inning (Ks, HBP, BB, BB, F1) and the first batter in the ninth inning (BB). He threw one pitch to the second batter in the ninth.

Shuto Sakurai (NichiDaiSan) – rf, batted third

  • First inning, runner on first, one out, (runner steals second) 2B8 (one RBI)
  • Second inning, runners on first and third, two out, G4
  • Fifth inning, none on, two out, F8
  • Seventh inning, runners on first and second, two out, 2B8/9 (two RBI)
  • Ninth inning, lead-off, HR9 (twenty-sixth high school home run)
  • Ninth inning, none on, two out, Ks
  • Twelfth inning, none on, one out, G4e

Source: Nikkan Sports 4/27/2017, Nikkan Sports 4/27/2017, Nikkan Sports 4/27/2017, Nikkan Sports 4/27/2017, Tokyo Sports 4/27/2017, Tokyo Sports 4/27/2017, Daily Sports 4/27/2017, Daily Sports 4/27/2017, Daily Sports 4/27/2017

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