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NPB Games (CL): April 2, 2010

by on Apr.02, 2010 @ 6:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yokohama Bay Stars vs Yakult Swallows @ Jingu Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yokohama 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Yakult 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 X 1 4 1

Attendance: 8982 | Yakult leads series, 1-0 | Time: 2:38

Potential Starters: Hayato Terahara (YOK), 0-0, 1.50 - Yoshinori Sato (YAK), 1-0, 1.12

Yokohama

Hitting

Uchikawa, Seiichi, 1B: 1-for-4 -> SO, 1B, SO, SO

Murata, Shuichi, 3B: 2-for-4 -> SO, 1B, 1B., SO

Sledge, Terrmel, LF: 0-for-3 -> G3, SO, BB, G4

Castillo, Jose, 2B: 0-for-2 -> G4, F7, S5, BB

7 LOB, 0 DP

Scoring

None

Pitching

Name IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Terahara, Hayato, L 6 92 24 22 4 0 6 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.500
Kuwahara, Kentaro 1 14 4 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Ushida, Shigeki 1 14 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
8 120 31 27 4 0 8 4 0 0 0 0 1 1

Yakult

Hitting

Aoki, Norichika, CF: 1-for-4 -> 1B (SB), G4, SO, F7

D'Antona, Jamie, 1B: 0-for-4 -> SO, SO, SO, SO

Guiel, Aaron. RF: 1-for-3 -> SO, G4, 1B

Aikawa, Ryoji, C: 1-for-2, RBI -> 2B, SO, BB

6 LOB, 1 DP

Scoring

2nd inning, runner on first, 2 out - Aikawa hits an RBI double to left

Pitching

Name IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Barnette, Tony, W 7 110 27 23 3 0 11 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.000
Oshimoto, Takehiko, H 1 12 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Lim, Chang-Yong, S 1 16 4 3 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
9 138 34 29 3 0 14 4 0 1 0 0 0 0

Notes: The Swallows struck out at least one Bay Stars in each inning. ... This was Tony Barnette's first official start and win in the NPB.  His fastball was in the 140km/h range. ... Tamotsu Kotogi (an official scorer) became the 33rd person in NPB history to score 500 games.

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Hanshin Tigers vs Chunichi Dragons @ Nagoya Dome - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hanshin 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 10 0
Chunichi 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 X 6 14 0

Attendance: 31462 | Chunichi leads series, 1-0 | Time: 3:42

Potential Starters: Yuya Ando (HAN), 1-0, 5.50 - Kazuki Yoshimi (CHU), 0-1, 3.00

Hanshin

Hitting

Murton, Matt, CF: 2-for-3, 1 R -> F9, 1B, 1B (SB), BB

Hirano, Keiichi, 2B: 2-for-3, R, RBI -> 1B, 1B, G3

Toritani, Takashi, SS: 2-for-4, R, RBI -> G6, 1B, F7, 1B

Arai, Takahiro, 3B: 1-for-4, R, 2 RBI -> SO, 2B, G5, G4

Jojima, Kenji, C: 1-for-4, RBI -> G5, 2B, G4, F9

4 LOB, 3 DP

Scoring

3rd inning, runners on first and third, 1 out - Hirano hits an RBI single to left

3rd inning, runners on first and second, 1 out - Toritani hits an RBI single to left

3rd inning, runners on first and second, 2 out - Arai hits a 2-run double to right

3rd inning, runner onsecond, 2 out - Jojima hits an RBI double to center

Pitching

Name IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Ando, Yuya 3 1/3 64 18 15 7 0 2 1 0 2 1 0 4 4 7.560
Tsutsui, Kazuya, L 2/3 26 6 5 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 4.154
Watanabe, Ryo 2 36 9 7 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.000
Nishimura, Ken 1 22 5 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Egusa, Hirotaka 1 13 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.857
8 161 41 35 14 0 5 3 0 3 1 0 6 6

Chunichi

Hitting

Ibata, Hirokazu, 2B: 3-for-5, R, RBI -> F9, 1B, 1B, G6, 1B

Cesar, Dionys, CF: 2-for-5, R, RBI -> G4, F7, 2B, 2B, F9

Morino, Masahiko, 3B: 3-for-5, 2 RBI -> 2B, 1B, 2B, F8, G3

Blanco, Tony, 1B: 0-for-4 -> F8, BB, F8, SO, SO

Nomoto, Kei, PH-RF: 1-for-3, R, RBI -> 2B, f5, F7

11 LOB, 0 DP

Scoring

3rd inning, runner on second, 1 out - Ibata hits an RBI single to center

4th inning, runners on second and third, 1 out - wild pitch by Ando allows a run to score

4th inning, runner on third, 1 out - Nomoto hits an RBI double to left

4th inning, runners on first and third, 1 out - Cesar hits an RBI double to left

4th inning, runners on second and third, 1 out - Morino hits a 2-run double to left

Pitching

Name IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yoshimi, Kazuki 4 83 20 20 8 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 6.300
Kobayashi, Masato, H 2/3 9 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Hirai, Masafumi, H 1 1/3 17 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Takahashi, Akifumi, W 1 2/3 25 5 4 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Asao, Takuya, H 2/3 13 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Iwase, Hitoki, S 2/3 15 3 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.375
9 162 36 34 10 0 7 2 0 0 0 0 5 5

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Yomiuri Giants vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yomiuri 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 0 5 10 0
Hiroshima 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 2

Attendance: 17779 | Yomiuri leads series, 1-0 | Time: 3:14

Potential Starters: Dicky Gonzalez (YOM), 0-1, 10.50 - Kenta Maeda (HIR), 1-0, 1.12

Yomiuri

Hitting

Sakamoto, Hayato, SS: 2-for-5, R -> 1B, 2B, SO, SO G5

Matsumoto, Tetsuya, CF: 2-for-3, R, RBI -> S1, 1B (SB), HBP, SO, 1B (SB)

Ogasawara, Michihiro. 3B: 2-for-4, R -> 1B, SO, 1B, G4, IBB

Ramirez, Alex, LF: 3-for-5, 2 R, 4 RBI -> SO, SO, HR, HR, 1B

10 LOB, 0 DP

Scoring

3rd inning, runner on second, no out - Sakamoto hits an RBI single to center

5th inning, runners on first and third, 1 out - Ramirez hits a 3-run homer

7th inning, 1 out - Ramirez hits a solo homer

Pitching

Name IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Gonzalez, Dicky, W 7 111 30 28 7 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 4 4 7.615
Ochi, Daisuke, H 1 12 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Kroon, Marc, S 1 13 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
9 136 36 34 8 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 4

Hiroshima

Hitting

Higashide, Akihiro, 2B: 1-for-4, RBI -> G6, G4, 3B, G4

Soyogi, Eishin. SS: 1-for-4, 2 RBI -> G4, 2B, F9, L4

Fiorentino, Jeff, LF: 1-for-3, R -> BB, F9, 1B, SO

Huber, Justin, 1B: 1-for-4, R -> 1B, F9, F4, SO

Maeda, Kenta, P: 1-for-3, R, RBI -> 1B, G6, G6

5 LOB, 0 DP

Scoring

2nd inning, bases loaded, 1 out - Maeda hits an RBI single to center

2nd inning, bases loaded, 1 out - Higashide drives in a run with a ground out to second

2nd inning, runners on second and third, 2 out - Soyogi hits a 2-run double to left

Pitching

Name IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Maeda, Kenta, L 7 118 33 28 8 2 6 3 1 1 0 0 5 5 3.600
Takahashi, Ken 1 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Umetsu, Tomohiro 1/3 20 4 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Shinoda, Jumpei 2/3 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.765
9 150 42 36 10 2 6 4 1 1 0 0 5 5

Notes: Hiroshima has now lost five games in a row. ... Hayato Sakamoto's consecutive hit streak ended at 9.  Although he really did it over 10 plate appearances -- he had a sac hit in his fourth plate appearance.