Bregman was hit in the first inning, and two timely hits and sacrifice flies in the third inning gave three points.
■ Blue Jays-Astros (30th Japan time, Toronto)
Blue Jays pitcher Yusei Kikuchi is the fourth starting pitcher of the season against the Astros at his home base on the 29th (30th Japan time). He threw 66 balls in the middle of the third inning and dropped out with 4 hits, 4 strikeouts and 4 runs, and the white star in the new world was once again deposited.
Kikuchi was hit by Bregman in the middle left after two deaths in the first inning. In the third inning, he invited a pinch with two walks, allowing Alvarez a timely double in front of Wright, Gurriel a timely double on the left wing, and Tucker a sacrifice fly to the center.
The left arm, who transferred from the Mariners to the Blue Jays this season, was a black star with 3 runs in the middle of the 4th inning against the Yankees on the 12th (13th) of the season’s first pitch. He dropped 1 goal in the 5th inning against the Red Sox on the 19th (20th of the same day) and 4 goals in the middle of the 4th inning against the Astros on the 24th (25th of the same day). And on the 4th pitch, KO in the middle of the shortest 3 times this season. He continues to have a difficult pitch.
(Full-Count editorial department)