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Rookie Wataru Matsumoto worked seven innings for the Seibu Lions, who moved into a virtual tie for the Pacific League lead on Friday with a 6-1 victory over the Chiba Lotte Marines.

Matsumoto (7-3) struck out eight over seven scoreless innings, while walking five and allowing two singles to win his second straight start.

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