◇ 1st Round Group B ◇10th ◇ Tokyo Dome
Otani was also surprised by the beautiful techniques he performed every day.
With SAMURAI JAPAN leading by 1 point in the 5th inning, with 1 out on 1st base, outfielder Lars Nutvar (25, Cardinals) stepped forward and caught what looked like it might have been a hit. Pitcher Shohei Otani (28 = Angels), who stared from the bench, showed a reaction that held his head as if to say “Oh my ger.” Nutvar made the ball park wide with a sliding catch against China the night before.
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