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                          USA at Japan - Play-by-Play
                 Jul 14, 2009 at Sendai, Japan (Miyagi Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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USA................. 040 300 100 -  8 11  2
Japan............... 300 100 000 -  4  5  0
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USA starters: 15/cf T. Holt; 23/2b B. Miller; 4/ss C. Colon; 11/lf M. Newman;
7/rf B. Brentz; 24/dh Y. Grandal; 9/1b A. Wilkins; 6/3b R. Hague; 27/c B.
Forsythe; 5/p C. Wheeler;
Japan starters: 24/cf S. Kamegai; 2/lf S. Ishimine; 10/ss T. Araki; 5/1b R.
Nakata; 3/rf K. Nakahara; 7/3b M. Kato; 9/dh S. Habu; 22/c S. Koike; 6/2b S.
Kojima; 16/p H. Sawamura;

USA 1st - T. Holt singled up the middle. B. Miller reached on a
fielder's choice; T. Holt out at second 2b to ss. B. Miller stole second. C.
Colon struck out swinging. M. Newman struck out swinging. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 1st - S. Kamegai reached on a throwing error by 3b. S. Ishimine
grounded out to p, SAC, bunt; S. Kamegai advanced to second. T. Araki tripled
to right field, RBI; S. Kamegai scored, unearned. R. Nakata lined out to 2b. K.
Nakahara walked. M. Kato tripled down the rf line, 2 RBI; K. Nakahara scored,
unearned; T. Araki scored, unearned. S. Habu struck out swinging. 3 runs, 2
hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

USA 2nd - B. Brentz flied out to cf. Y. Grandal singled up the middle.
A. Wilkins walked; Y. Grandal advanced to second. R. Hague struck out swinging.
B. Forsythe singled through the left side, RBI; A. Wilkins advanced to second;
Y. Grandal scored. B. Forsythe advanced to second on a wild pitch; A. Wilkins
advanced to third. T. Holt singled to third base, RBI; B. Forsythe advanced to
third; A. Wilkins scored. B. Miller singled to pitcher, RBI; T. Holt advanced
to second; B. Forsythe scored. B. Miller stole second; T. Holt stole third. C.
Colon singled through the left side, RBI; B. Miller advanced to third; T. Holt
scored. Y. Nomura to p for H. Sawamura. C. Colon stole second. M. Newman struck
out swinging. 4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Japan 2nd - S. Koike grounded out to 2b. S. Kojima struck out swinging.
S. Kamegai grounded out to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 3rd - B. Brentz singled through the left side. Y. Grandal grounded
out to 2b; B. Brentz advanced to second. A. Wilkins flied out to cf; B. Brentz
advanced to third. R. Hague struck out swinging. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1
LOB.

Japan 3rd - S. Ishimine struck out looking. T. Araki lined out to 3b. R.
Nakata flied out to 1b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 4th - B. Forsythe singled to left field. T. Holt singled to left
field; B. Forsythe advanced to second. B. Miller fouled out to 3b, bunt. C.
Colon homered to left field, 3 RBI; T. Holt scored; B. Forsythe scored. M.
Newman struck out swinging. B. Brentz grounded out to p. 3 runs, 3 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 4th - K. Nakahara homered to center field, RBI. M. Kato struck out
swinging, out at first c to 1b. S. Habu walked. S. Koike singled to right
field; S. Habu advanced to second. S. Kojima struck out swinging. S. Koike
advanced to second; S. Habu advanced to third on a throwing error by p. S.
Kamegai walked. S. Gray to p for C. Wheeler. S. Ishimine struck out swinging.
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB.

USA 5th - Y. Grandal struck out swinging. A. Wilkins grounded out to 2b.
R. Hague flied out to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 5th - T. Araki flied out to rf. R. Nakata grounded out to 3b. K.
Nakahara grounded out to ss. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 6th - T. Sato to c for S. Koike. B. Forsythe struck out swinging. T.
Holt grounded out to 3b, bunt. B. Miller struck out swinging, grounded out to c
unassisted. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 6th - M. Kato singled to center field. S. Habu grounded into
double play ss to 1b; M. Kato out on the play. T. Sato struck out swinging.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 7th - Y. Nakaushir to p for Y. Nomura. C. Colon singled up the
middle. M. Choice pinch hit for M. Newman. M. Choice struck out swinging; C.
Colon stole second. B. Brentz flied out to rf. C. Colon advanced to third on a
wild pitch. Y. Grandal struck out swinging, reached first on a passed ball,
advanced to second; C. Colon scored, unearned. A. Wilkins walked. R. Hague
flied out to rf. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Japan 7th - C. McGrew to lf for M. Choice. S. Kojima struck out looking.
S. Kamegai grounded out to ss. S. Ishimine grounded out to p unassisted. 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 8th - B. Forsythe grounded out to 1b unassisted. T. Holt grounded
out to 3b. B. Miller struck out looking. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Japan 8th - T. Araki grounded out to 3b. R. Nakata flied out to lf. K.
Nakahara struck out swinging. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA 9th - T. Oishi to p for Y. Nakaushir. C. Colon fouled out to 1b. C.
McGrew grounded out to 3b. B. Brentz struck out looking. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 9th - M. Kato struck out swinging. S. Habu grounded out to p. T.
Sato grounded out to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.