• Kyodo


Alex Cabrera hit a run-scoring double to ignite a four-run fourth inning as the Seibu Lions went on to beat the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 6-3 in a preseason game Saturday.

Yoshihito Ishii, Hiroyuki Nakajima, Kosuke Noda, Taisei Takagi and Hiroyuki Shibata each drove in a run while Atsushi Okamoto earned the win after allowing one run in five strong innings at Invoice Seibu Dome.

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