Baseball: Hanshin fails to take walk-off chances in tie with Yakult

The Hanshin Tigers put the winning run on base in the ninth and 10th innings but failed to take the walk-off opportunities as they settled for a 1-1 tie with the Yakult Swallows after 10 innings on Monday in the Central League.Ryutaro Umeno struck out swinging with a runner on second with two outs in the ninth, while Koji Chikamoto lined out to second for a double play with a runner on first and one out in the 10th to end the game at Koshien Stadium.Yakult scored the game’s first run in the fourth after Tetsuto Yamada and cleanup man Munetaka Murakami both singled to open the inning off Hanshi…

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