Orix Buffaloes vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium – 13:00
Starters: Yamaoka, Taisuke (ORI) 9-2, 2.59 – Imanaga, Shota (YOK) 10-3, 3.64
There was a rain delay partway through the top of the second inning. Play resumed after forty-eight minutes. There was another rain delay after the bottom of the second inning. The game was called at 14:53, after a thirty minute delay.
Former Bay Star Marc Kroon faced former Buffalo Kazuhiro “Punch” Sato before the game. Kroon struck out Sato swinging on three pitches (mostly out of the zone). Source: Nikkan Sports 6/18/2017