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Kuroda Dominant in First Start

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Kuroda Dominant in First Start
A very impressive start to the 2008 season for Hiroki Kuroda. Kuroda allowed only three hits, no walks, and one earned run through seven innings pitched. Kuroda tossed only 77 pitches, 53 of which were strikes.

Kosuke Fukudome managed another 2 hits in Chicago. It looks like the two biggest names to head to MLB this past off-season are both off to great starts.
Re: Kuroda Dominant in First Start
[ Author: Guest: puddin head | Posted: Apr 9, 2008 6:57 PM ]

It's great to see both of those guys start well. Dice K is also off to a great start with the Red Sox, stepping up while Beckett and Schilling are hurting.

And good old So Taguchi may have changed teams but he continues to be the worst nightmare for the Mets' bullpen - with another big hit to spark a late-inning rally, something he's done often at Shea. The way I've seen and heard Mets fans knock Japanese baseball on blogs and talk radio, I'm always happy for Japanese guys who do them in!

Wait until Fukudome gets his whacks at them! As a Philly phanatic, I'll miss Iguchi but I'm glad we have Taguchi.

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