Shingo Usami is the hero of the Chunichi Dragons for the second straight game. On Wednesday, he delivered his second game-winning hit to help the Dragons win against the Yomiuri Giants.
Three days before that game, he helped the Dragons comeback to win against Hiroshima Toyo Carp with a home run. In the game against the Giants, Usami entered the game from the bench in the ninth inning. Also, he hit the game-winning homer against his previous team.
In six innings of work, Giants lefty Foster Griffin gave up a run. Also, Yuto Akihiro’s single and Sho Nakata’s double off Shinnosuke Ogasawara tied the game for the visitors in the eighth inning. Thus, it was an exciting game for people who bet on baseball.
Second Game-Winning Hit
Raidel Martinez (3-1) was the closer for Chunichi. However, he surrendered his first run of the NPB season in the tenth frame on Sunday. Thus, he was happy to earn the win as the relief pitcher. Seiya Hosokawa and Yohei Oshima started things off with consecutive singles. Also, an intentional walk loaded the bases with one out. Thus, it led to Usami’s winning hit.
Yuki Okabayashi is the Dragons’ leadoff man. Also, he set a new team record with a single to start the bottom of the first, bringing his streak to 27 games with a base hit.
Meanwhile, the Yakult Swallows defeated the DeNA BayStars 8-6. Also, the Hanshin Tigers increased their CL advantage to eight games over the second-place Hiroshima Carp (5-3).
According to people who bet on sports, Kohei Arihara (5-3) earned the victory for the SoftBank Hawks as they defeated Yoshinobu Yamamoto (11-5) and the Orix Buffaloes 3-2 in Pacific League action. The Nippon Ham Fighters shut out the Lotte Marines 6-0 elsewhere. Lastly, the Seibu Lions defeated the Rakuten Eagles 4-1.
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