Baseball: Tigers Scream Oh No As Giants Roar Back In 9th

Baseball: Tigers scream Oh no as Giants roar back in 9thHanshin closer Oh Seung Hwan blew the save and the Tigers let the Central League-leading Yomiuri Giants walk off with a 4-3 victory Tuesday.

With the Tigers up 3-2 in the bottom of the ninth inning, CL saves leader Oh (1-3) allowed a leadoff double to Shinnosuke Abe, who had brought the Giants within one with a two-run shot in the sixth.

Oh's wild pitch advanced pinch runner Takanori Suzuki to third, and a sacrifice fly by Shuichi Murata brought home the tying run. The South Korean then walked Kenji Yano, and pinch runner Taishi Ota moved to second on another wild pitch by Oh.