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Hiroki Kuroda threw seven scoreless innings and the Hiroshima Carp bullpen barely held on in a 3-2 Central League win on Saturday over the Hanshin Tigers.

Before 31,748 at Mazda Stadium, Kuroda (3-1) allowed four hits but no walks over seven innings, while striking out four to outduel Yuta Iwasada (1-1). The Tigers lefty allowed a run on seven hits and two walks over 6-2/3 innings to suffer the tough loss. Iwasada, who struck out four, saw his ERA rise to 0.95.

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