Lotte scored four runs in the 9th inning, 3-4, and took the win from behind. Substitute Fujiwara grabbed a hit and 3-run win from No. 8 Yasuda. Yasuda scored five RBIs, including a sacrificed jump for the first base. Nishino, who was 3rd, won 3rd. Nao Ishikawa collapsed for Nippon-Ham, and the last place for the first time in nine years was confirmed.