NPB All-Stars edge Team Japan
Ichiro 0-for-4 in warm up for World Baseball Classic
By Stephen Ellsesser / Special to MLB.com
Summary:Japan's offense sputtered, aside from a few infield hits, and a three-run home run from Yokohama BayStars third baseman Shuichi Murata was the difference as the Nippon Professional Baseball All-Stars topped Japan, 4-3, in a World Baseball Classic exhibition game Saturday at Yahoo! Dome.