Nov 13, 2016

Samurai Japan likely to sweep Nakata from cleanup spot

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After four games against Mexico and the Netherlands, Samurai Japan manager Hiroki Kokubo’s experiment with Sho Nakata as a cleanup hitter appears to be over.Nakata thrived in the No. 6 hole in last year’s Premier 12, when Takeya Nakamura batted fourth, but has been ...