Julio Zuleta cracked a three-run homer in the eighth to break a 1-1 and give the Fukuoka Softbank Hawks a 6-1 win over the Seibu Lions at the Invoice Seibu Dome. The win propelled Softbank into the second round of the PL playoffs against the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters. The second round is a four game series. The Fighters need to win twice while the Hawks need three wins.
10/11 - Hawks at Fighters
10/12 - Hawks at Fighters
10/14 - Fighters at Hawks (if necessary)
10/15 - Fighters at Hawks (if necessary)