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                   USA National Team vs Japan - Play-by-Play
             Jul 23, 2008 at Brno, Czech Republic (Mestsky Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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USA National Team... 040 030 200 -  9  7  3
Japan............... 111 000 000 -  3  6  1
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USA National Team starters: 23/lf Woodward; 8/dh Leake; 37/rf Smith; 9/1b
Clark; 3/cf Fellhauer; 4/ss Colon; 7/2b Jackson; 44/3b Mendonca; 25/c Gibbs;
26/p Hernandez;
Japan starters: 4/2b Uemoto; 15/lf Araki; 24/rf Matsumoto; 8/1b Nakata; 10/dh
Tsukuura; 9/cf Iwamoto; 2/ss Yamazaki; 44/3b Iwasaki; 6/c Hosoyamada; 14/p
Takeuchi;

USA National Team 1st - Woodward struck out looking (3-2 KBSBBK). Leake
grounded out to ss up the middle (3-1 BFBB). Smith walked (3-2 BFBSFFBB). Clark
grounded out to ss (2-2 KFFBB). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 1st - Uemoto struck out (0-2 FKS). Araki singled to right center
(2-1 BKB). Matsumoto doubled to left center, RBI (1-1 SB); Araki scored. Nakata
walked (3-2 BFBFFBB). Tsukuura struck out looking (2-2 BBFFK). Nakata failed
pickoff attempt; Matsumoto advanced to third on the throw. Iwamoto struck out
looking (3-2 BFSBBK). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

USA National Team 2nd - Fellhauer singled to center field (1-1 FB).
Colon hit by pitch (2-2 BBFF); Fellhauer advanced to second. Jackson singled to
right field, RBI (3-2 FFBBB); Colon advanced to third; Fellhauer scored.
Mendonca struck out (0-2 SSS). Gibbs walked (3-2 BFBKFBB); Jackson advanced to
second. Woodward reached on a fielder's choice (1-0 B); Gibbs advanced to
second; Jackson advanced to third; Colon out at home 1b to c. Leake walked, RBI
(3-2 SBSFBBB); Woodward advanced to second; Gibbs advanced to third; Jackson
scored. Smith singled through the right side, 2 RBI (1-0 B); Leake advanced to
second, out at third rf to 3b; Woodward scored; Gibbs scored. 4 runs, 3
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 2nd - Yamazaki walked (3-2 FBSBFBB). Iwasaki struck out looking
(0-2 SSK). Yamazaki stole second. Yamazaki stole third, failed pickoff attempt.
Hosoyamada struck out (3-2 BKKFFBBS); Yamazaki scored on a throwing error by c,
failed pickoff attempt, unearned. Uemoto grounded out to 2b (1-2 KBK). 1
run, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.

USA National Team 3rd - Fujihara to p for Takeuchi. Clark flied out to
cf to right center (0-0). Fellhauer flied out to lf down the lf line (0-2 KF).
Colon grounded out to p, bunt (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 3rd - Araki doubled to right field (2-2 BFBS). Matsumoto singled
to left field (1-0 B); Araki advanced to third. Nakata reached on a fielder's
choice, RBI (1-0 B); Matsumoto out at second ss to 2b; Araki scored. Tsukuura
reached on a fielder's choice (0-1 F); Nakata out at second 3b to 2b. Iwamoto
struck out (1-2 KBKS). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA National Team 4th - Jackson flied out to rf down the rf line (0-0).
Mendonca grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-1 K). Gibbs struck out (2-2 KBSBS).
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 4th - Yamazaki singled to right center (2-0 BB). Iwasaki grounded
out to p, SAC, bunt (0-0); Yamazaki advanced to second. Hosoyamada grounded out
to 2b (0-2 SFF); Yamazaki advanced to third. Uemoto flied out to rf to right
center (1-0 B). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

USA National Team 5th - Woodward hit by pitch (3-2 KBFBB). Leake singled
through the left side (3-2 KFBFBFB); Woodward advanced to second. Smith singled
to third base, bunt (0-0); Leake advanced to second; Woodward advanced to
third. Clark walked, RBI (3-2 BKBBKB); Smith advanced to second; Leake advanced
to third; Woodward scored. Fellhauer singled to left center, 2 RBI (0-0); Clark
advanced to second; Smith scored; Leake scored. Tatsumi to p for Fujihara.
Colon fouled out to rf down the rf line (3-2 FBBBFF); Clark advanced to third.
Jackson flied out to lf (0-0). Mendonca struck out (1-2 FFBS). 3 runs, 3
hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Japan 5th - Araki reached on a fielding error by ss (1-2 KBFF).
Matsumoto grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (1-2 FFB); Araki out on the
play. Nakata struck out looking (2-2 BBKFK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0
LOB.

USA National Team 6th - Gibbs struck out (2-2 BBKFS). Woodward lined out
to 2b (1-1 KB). Leake struck out looking (3-2 KBFBBK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 6th - Tsukuura grounded out to ss (1-2 KBF). Iwamoto flied out to
lf (1-1 KB). Yamazaki struck out (2-2 KBBFFFFS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

USA National Team 7th - Smith walked (3-1 BKBBB). Smith advanced to
second on a wild pitch. Clark walked (3-2 KBSBBB). Fellhauer struck out (1-2
FSBS). Colon singled up the middle, RBI (0-1 K); Clark advanced to second;
Smith scored. Jackson reached on a fielder's choice (1-2 KSB); Colon advanced
to second on a throwing error by ss, advanced to third on the error; Clark
advanced to third, scored on the error, unearned. Mendonca struck out (1-2
KSBS). Gibbs flied out to rf to right center (1-1 BS). 2 runs, 1 hit, 1
error, 2 LOB.

Japan 7th - Iwasaki struck out (3-2 KBBKBFS). Gibson to p for Hernandez.
Hosoyamada struck out looking (1-2 KSBFK). Uemoto struck out, out at first c to
1b (0-2 FKFFS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

USA National Team 8th - Araki to cf. Nakakura to lf for Iwamoto. Inui to
p for Tatsumi. Ono to c for Hosoyamada. den Dekker pinch hit for Woodward. den
Dekker struck out (1-2 KFBS). Leake flied out to lf (1-1 FB). Smith walked (3-2
BBKBFFB). Clark struck out (1-2 FBSS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 8th - den Dekker to cf. Fellhauer to lf. Araki grounded out to p
(0-0). Matsumoto singled to left field (0-0). Nakata reached on a fielder's
choice (0-0); Matsumoto advanced to second on a throwing error by ss. Tsukuura
struck out (0-2 KSFFS). Nakakura grounded out to ss (0-1 S). 0 runs, 1 hit,
1 error, 2 LOB.

USA National Team 9th - Fellhauer grounded out to 3b (0-0). Colon flied
out to cf (3-2 KBBBS). Jackson walked (3-1 BBBKB). Mendonca flied out to cf to
right center (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 9th - Volz to p for Gibson. Yamazaki grounded out to 1b unassisted
(0-0). Iwasaki struck out (2-2 KBKBS). Ono grounded out to ss (2-0 BB). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.