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2015-07-08

Day 2: Universiade Baseball in Gwangju
Japan vs. China game was called 9-0 in 5th inning and three other games were rained out



Pitcher Kazutomo Iguchi #19 of Japan pitch in the top half of the fifth inning
GWANGJU, July 6 (Yonhap) -- Inclement weather conditions threaten to affect playing schedules. Korea Meteorological Administration forecast showers from Tuesday morning to Wednesday evening. Then after a cloudy stretch, more precipitation is expected to follow Thursday morning. Baseball, which began play on Monday at two stadiums, may be affected the most, with eight games scheduled across Tuesday and Wednesday. The organizing committee said baseball can be pushed back by a couple of days and still finish before the closing ceremony. The baseball gold medal game is set for Saturday, with the Universiade to conclude three days later



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