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Chunichi Dragons lefty Yudai Ono tossed one-run ball over 6-1/3 innings, drove in the decisive run, and the bullpen did the rest to stave off the Hiroshima Carp in a 2-1 victory on Thursday night.

With second-place Hiroshima’s loss and a win by the Central League-leading Yomiuri the same day, the Giants saw their magic number to clinch the pennant reappear at 16. Hiroshima fell four games back out of first.

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