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			2008 USA Baseball National Team
Japan vs USA National Team - Play-by-Play
Jul  5, 2008 at Haarlem, Netherlands (Pim Mullier Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Japan............... 100 000 100 -  2  7  1
USA National Team... 300 001 01X -  5  7  2
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Japan starters: 27/cf Shibata; 44/ss Iwasaki; 8/dh Nakata; 10/1b Tsukuura; 7/3b
Nakazawa; 9/lf Iwamoto; 5/rf Nakakura; 25/c Ono; 2/2b Yamazaki; 19/p Fujihara;
USA National Team starters: 4/2b Colon; 8/3b Leake; 3/rf Fellhauer; 18/lf
Davis; 25/c Gibbs; 28/1b Morris; 16/dh Lipkin; 7/ss Jackson; 17/cf den Dekker;
29/p Strasburg;

Japan 1st - Shibata singled to left field (2-2 SKBFB). Shibata stole
second, advanced to third on a fielding error by cf. Iwasaki struck out (2-2
BKBSS). Nakata singled to left center, RBI (0-2 FSF); Shibata scored. Tsukuura
reached on a fielder's choice (2-1 BFB); Nakata out at second ss to 2b.
Nakazawa reached on a fielder's choice (1-2 SFBFFF); Tsukuura out at second ss
to 2b. 1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

USA National Team 1st - Colon walked (3-1 BSBBB). Leake out at first p
to 2b, SAC, bunt (1-1 BK); Colon advanced to second. Colon advanced to third on
a wild pitch. Fellhauer singled through the right side, RBI (2-0 BB); Colon
scored. Fellhauer advanced to second on a wild pitch. Davis walked (3-2
FFBBBB). Gibbs walked (3-0 BBBB); Davis advanced to second; Fellhauer advanced
to third. Morris struck out (3-2 BBFBKS). Tatsumi to p for Fujihara. Lipkin
reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Gibbs advanced to second on a fielding
error by ss; Davis scored on the error, unearned; Fellhauer scored on the
error, unearned. Jackson walked (3-1 BBBKB); Lipkin advanced to second; Gibbs
advanced to third. den Dekker struck out (3-2 BBKBFS). 3 runs, 1 hit, 1
error, 3 LOB.

Japan 2nd - Iwamoto struck out (0-2 FKS). Nakakura grounded out to ss
(2-2 SBFB). Ono struck out (0-2 KKS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA National Team 2nd - Colon singled up the middle (2-1 BBK). Colon out
at second c to ss, caught stealing. Leake singled to right center (1-1 BK).
Leake out at second p to 1b to ss, caught stealing. Fellhauer struck out (2-2
BBFFS). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 3rd - Yamazaki struck out (0-2 KSS). Shibata reached on a throwing
error by ss (2-2 SBBSF). Iwasaki struck out (1-2 FBFS); Shibata out at second c
to 2b, caught stealing. 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.

USA National Team 3rd - Davis walked (3-1 BBBKB). Gibbs flied out to lf
down the lf line (1-1 SB). Davis advanced to second on a passed ball. Morris
flied out to cf (1-2 FBF). Lipkin grounded out to 2b (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits,
0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 4th - Nakata lined out to 3b (0-1 F). Tsukuura singled up the
middle (2-2 BFBSF). Nakazawa singled to center field (2-1 BBF); Tsukuura
advanced to second. Iwamoto grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b (0-1 K);
Nakazawa out on the play. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA National Team 4th - Jackson singled down the rf line (0-0). den
Dekker struck out (3-2 BKBBFS). Jackson out at second c to ss, caught stealing.
Colon grounded out to 3b (2-2 BKKFB). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 5th - Nakakura grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-0). Ono grounded
out to ss (1-2 FBS). Yamazaki struck out, out at first c to 1b (1-2 FBFFS).
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA National Team 5th - Leake struck out (2-2 FFBBS). Fellhauer flied
out to cf (2-0 BB). Davis struck out (2-2 BFBFFS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors,
0 LOB.

Japan 6th - Shibata grounded out to 2b (1-0 B). Iwasaki struck out (2-2
BBSKS). Nakata lined out to p (1-0 B). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA National Team 6th - Nakabayashi to p for Tatsumi. Gibbs walked (3-1
BBBKB). Morris hit by pitch (1-1 KB); Gibbs advanced to second. Lipkin out at
first 3b to 2b, SAC, bunt (3-1 BBBK); Morris advanced to second; Gibbs advanced
to third. Jackson walked (3-2 BKBBKB). den Dekker flied out to rf to right
center, SF, RBI (1-0 B); Gibbs scored. Colon singled through the right side
(1-1 BK); Jackson advanced to second; Morris advanced to third. Leake flied out
to rf (0-1 F). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

Japan 7th - Tsukuura doubled to left field (2-2 KBSB). Nakazawa grounded
out to 3b (0-2 KFFF). Iwamoto singled to first base, RBI (1-2 SBF); Tsukuura
scored. Nakakura flied out to cf to left center (0-0). Iwamoto out at second c
to ss, caught stealing. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA National Team 7th - Takeuchi to p for Nakabayashi. Fellhauer struck
out (3-2 BKKFBBS). Davis struck out (1-2 SSBFFS). Gibbs out at first 1b to p
(0-1 K). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 8th - Leake to 1b. Mendonca to 3b for Morris. Lyons to p for
Strasburg. Ono walked (3-1 BSBBB). Yamazaki singled through the left side (2-1
BFB); Ono advanced to second. Shibata reached on a fielder's choice, bunt (1-0
B); Yamazaki advanced to second; Ono out at third p to 3b. Komichi pinch hit
for Iwasaki. Komichi grounded into double play p to ss to 1b (2-2 FFBB);
Shibata out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA National Team 8th - Araki to 2b for Komichi. Yamazaki to ss. Inui to
p for Takeuchi. Mendonca doubled down the rf line (0-1 K). Lipkin grounded out
to ss (1-1 BS). Jackson singled to right field, RBI (1-1 BK); Mendonca scored.
den Dekker fouled out to lf down the lf line (1-1 FB). Colon grounded out to 3b
(1-1 BK). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 9th - Nakata flied out to lf (0-1 F). Tsukuura hit by pitch (1-0
B). Volz to p for Lyons. Nakazawa struck out looking (0-2 KSK). Tsukuura stole
second. Iwamoto walked (3-2 FFBBBB). Nakakura flied out to cf to left center
(2-1 BBK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.