Liván Moinelo notched his third save of the season after pitching a perfect two-thirds of an inning in relief for the SoftBank Hawks in their 4-0 win over the DeNA Stars.
The left-hander from Pinar del Río, who has already accumulated 12 consecutive appearances with at least one strikeout, also improved his ERA to 0.92 and his total strikeouts to 26 on the campaign.
Dayán Viciedo went 0-for-4 with a strikeout in the Dragones de Chunichi’s 2-1 loss to the Leones de Seibu at the Belluna Dome in Tokorozawa. His average dropped to .225 on the season.
In the KBO Guillermo Heredia collected two hits in four trips to the plate, all while also driving in two runs and also scoring another to do his part in SSG’s 9-8 win versus Kia. ” The Count” as he is known by the Cuban faithful is now hitting .313 on the season.