In professional baseball, six night games were played, and Rakuten beat Seibu to take the lead in the Pacific League.
This is the Pacific League.
▽ Seibu vs. Rakuten, Rakuten won 6-3.
Rakuten took the lead in the 1st inning with Asamura's timely lead, then in the 3rd inning with Tatsumi's No. 3 solo, and in the 5th inning with Yokoo's timely two-base.
Starting pitcher Takahiro Norimoto has won the opening two consecutive games with a good pitching of two goals in the seventh inning.
Seibu's pitchers have collapsed and this is the first consecutive loss of the season.
▽ Lotte vs. Orix, Lotte won 9-2.
Lotte won 3 times 1 to 1 in a timely manner, and in the 7th time 3 to 2, Martin's No. 5 solo, Yasuda's No. 2 tour run, and Fujioka's No. 1 tour run were three home runs. Came out and pushed Orix away.
Starting pitcher Iwashita won his first victory of the season with two goals in the middle of the seventh inning, and Lotte won four straight games with two draws in between.
Orix's relief team was lackluster.
▽ Nippon-Ham vs. Softbank, Softbank won 6-2.
Softbank caught up with the tie in the 7th inning of 1 to 2 due to an opponent's error, and won with Matsuda's timely two base.
In the 8th inning, Kurihara expanded his lead with a 2-point timely two-base.
The third-year pitcher Sugiyama, who threw the third player, won his first professional victory.
Nippon-Ham couldn't support the starting pitcher Ito and lost 6 games in a row with a draw.
This is the Central League.
▽ Hanshin vs. Giants Hanshin won 7 to 1.
In the 3rd inning, Hanshin scored 1 point with the opponent's bad throw, and in the 4th inning, Itohara added 3 points with 2 points timely to base. In the 5th inning, Suns expanded his lead with No. 4 Touran. Starting pitcher Masashi Itoh won his first professional victory with a good pitching of 1 goal in the 7th inning, and Hanshin won 4 consecutive victories.
The giant couldn't play the role of starting pitcher Hatake with 4 runs in the middle of the 4th inning.
▽ Chunichi vs. DeNA, Chunichi won 3 to 1.
In the second inning, Chunichi scored two points due to an opponent's error, and in the fifth inning, Neo scored additional points in a timely manner. Starting pitcher Katsuno won his first victory of the season with no runs in the fifth inning, and Chunichi's losing streak stopped at three.
DeNA didn't take advantage of 12 left on base and chance.
▽ Yakult vs. Hiroshima Yakult won 3-2.
Yakult scored a tie in the 1-to-2 6th inning with Araki's squeeze play, and then in the 7th inning, Yamazaki's timely victory over 1 point. The third pitcher, McGough, won his first victory of the season.
Hiroshima's third pitcher, Rookie Moriura, is the first professional pitcher.