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Tsuyoshi Nishioka was at the plate in the sixth inning with his team leading 4-2 and runners on second and third, when the Yomiuri Giants’ Yoshiyuki Kamei trotted in from left field to serve as a fifth infielder, setting up camp between shortstop and third base.

In the outfield, center fielder Tetsuya Matsumoto shifted a bit to his left as Tigers fans loudly voiced their disapproval at the scene unfolding on the field.

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