Nippon Ham Fighters vs Softbank Hawks @ Yahoo Dome - 14:00
Attendance: 24980 | Softbank leads series, 3-2-0 | Time: 3:00
Yu Darvish (HAM) 1-1, 1.96 - Yoshiaki Fujioka (SOF) 1-0, 7.50
Hitting (LOB: 3, DP: 0)
|(RF)||Konta, Toshimasa||1-for-4, 1 R||1: F7, 3: 1B (CS), 5: G5, 7: BB, 8: F7|
|(LF)||Murata, Kazuya||0-for-3||1: G1, 4: G4, 6: SO|
|PH-LF-CF||Yang, Dai-Kang||1-for-1, 1 R, 1 RBI||7: HBP, 8: 2B|
|(2B)||Tanaka, Kensuke||3-for-5, 2 R, 2 RBI||1: 1B (SB), 4: 1B (SB), 6: F5, 7: 2B, 8: G3|
|(1B)||Takahashi, Shinji||2-for-4, 2 R, 3 RBI||1: SO, 4: 1B, 6: SO, 7: 1B|
|1B||Takaguchi, Takayuki||0-for-1||9: SO|
|(CF)||Itoi, Yoshio||3-for-4, 3 R, 2 RBI||2: G4, 4: HR, 7: 2B, 7: 1B|
|PH-LF||Ugumori, Atsushi||0-for-1||9: SO|
|(3B)||Koyano, Eiichi||2-for-5, 1 R||2: G4, 4: F9, 7: 1B (BrO), 7: 1B, 9: SO|
|(DH)||Tsuboi, Tomochika||1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: G5, 4: G4, 7: 1B, 7: f5|
|(C)||Tsuruoka, Shinya||1-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI||3: F2, 5: SO, 7: E3, 7: 1B|
|(SS)||Iiyama, Yuji||0-for-3, 1 RBI||3: SO, 5: F8, 7: S8, 8: G5|
|Darvish, Yu, W||8||108||27||27||4||1||12||0||0||0||0||0||1||1||1.742|
Hitting (LOB: 2, DP: 0)
|(SS)||Kawasaki, Munenori||1-for-4||1: G5, 4: SO, 6: 1B (CS), 9: F5|
|(2B)||Honda, Yuichi||0-for-2||1: f5, 4: SO|
|PH-2B||Akashi, Kenji||0-for-2||7: SO, 9: G6|
|(LF)||Ortiz, Jose||0-for-4||1: SO, 4: F9, 7: F8, 9: SO|
|(1B)||Kokubo, Hiroki||1-for-3||2: G1, 5: SO, 7: 2B|
|(RF)||Tamura, Hitoshi||1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: f3, 5: HR, 7: SO|
|(CF)||Hasegawa, Yuya||1-for-3||2: SO, 5: G5, 8: 1B|
|(DH)||Lee, Bum-Ho||0-for-3||3: f3, 5: SO, 8: F7|
|(3B)||Matsuda, Nobuhiro||0-for-3||3: SO, 6: SO, 8: SO|
|(C)||Yamazaki, Katsuki||0-for-2||3: SO, 6: G6|
|C||Tanoue, Hidenori||0-for-1||8: F8|
|Fujioka, Yoshiaki, L||6 1/3||107||27||26||8||1||5||0||0||0||0||0||7||6||8.027|
|Katto, Keisuke||1 2/3||31||9||9||5||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2||2||6.000|
Top of the 4th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Fujioka on the mound for Softbank.
Murata grounds out to second. Tanaka hits a single to right and steals second. Takahashi hits an RBI single to center and advances to second on the throw. Itoi hits a 2-run homer. Koyano flies out to right. Tsuboi grounds out to second.
Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 1 hit
Darvish on the mound for Nippon Ham.
Kokubo strikes out. Tamura hits a solo homer. Hasegawa grounds out to third. Lee strikes out.
Top of the 7th - 9 runs, 8 hits
Fujioka on the mound for Softbank.
Itoi hits a double to center, runner on second. Koyano hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Tsuboi hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and second. Tsuruoka reaches on a throwing error (E3), bases loaded. Iiyama hits a sac fly to center, runners on first and third.
Pitching change: Morifuku in for Fujioka.
Konta walks to load the bases. Yang (Yoh), pinch-hitting for Murata, gets hit by a pitch and drives in a run. Tanaka hits a 2-run double to left, runners on second and third.
Pitching change: Katto in for Morifuku.
Takahashi clears the bases with a 2-run single to right, runner on first. Itoi hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Koyano hits a single to right to reload the bases. Tsuboi fouls out to third. Tsuruoka hits a 2-run single to center and Koyano ends the inning by getting thrown out at second.
Top of the 1st
Konta flies out to left. Murata grounds out to the pitcher. Tanaka hits an infield single and steals second. Takahashi strikes out.
Bottom of the 7th
Akashi strikes out. Ortiz flies out to center. Kokubo hits a double to left. Tamura strikes out.
Bottom of the 8th
Iiyama grounds out to third. Konta flies out to left. Yang (Yoh) hits a double to left. Tanaka grounds out to first.
Tsuruoka (HAM) recorded his first hit of the season in his 27th plate appearance of the year. ... This was Darvish's (HAM) fourth consecutive double-digit strikeout game of the year. ... This was the third game this season where the Hawks gave up double-digit runs.