HIROSHIMA, Japan - Madison's Bryan Bullington was a 9-2 winner over the Tokyo Yakult Swallows Saturday at Mazda Stadium in Hiroshima.

Bullington scattered two runs - both earned - on seven hits over five innings. He struck out out one, walked two and hit a batter in 86 pitches over five innings.

Bullington is now 7-9 in 23 starts with the Hiroshima Carp with a 3.61 ERA. He is 3-0 in his last four starts -- all since July 30.

The 1999 Madison graduate is in his third season of Japanese baseball.