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Rakuten Eagles 3 – Seibu Lions 7 (April 15, 2010)

by on Apr.15, 2010 @ 7:26 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Rakuten Eagles vs Seibu Lions @ Seibu Dome - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Rakuten 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 6 2
Seibu 1 0 0 4 0 1 1 0 X 7 12 1

Attendance: 10059 | Seibu leads series, 4-1-0 | Time: 2:56

Darrell Rasner (RAK) 0-2, 9.00 - Fumiya Nishiguchi (SEI) 0-1, 11.25

Rakuten

Hitting (LOB: 10, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Hijirisawa, Ryo 1-for-5, 1 R 1: f5, 3: 2B, 4: G4, 7: G3, 9: F4
(RF) Tsuchiya, Teppei 1-for-5, 1 R 1: SO, 3: F8, 5: f5, 7: L6, 9: 3B
(2B) Takasu, Yosuke 2-for-2, 1 RBI 1: 2B, 3: BB, 5: HBP, 7: BB, 9: 1B
(DH) Yamasaki, Takeshi 0-for-3 1: BB, 3: BB, 5: G6, 7: G5, 9: F7
(1B) Nakamura, Norihiro 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F9, 3: BB, 5: SO, 8: 2B
(3B) Kusano, Daisuke 0-for-3 2: F9, 3: G3, 6: BB, 8: G4
(LF) Linden, Todd 1-for-3 2: SO, 4: 1B, 6: G4
LF Morita, Jobu 0-for-0, 1 RBI 8: S8
(C) Fujii, Akihito 0-for-4 2: G4, 4: G1, 6: F9, 8: SO
(SS) Nishimura, Wataru 0-for-4 3: F8, 4: f2, 6: G6, 9: G3

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Rasner, Darrell, L 5 1/3 112 28 25 9 0 4 0 1 1 0 0 6 5 8.791
Katayama, Hiroshi 2 2/3 38 10 10 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.500
8 150 38 35 12 1 6 0 1 1 0 0 7 6

Seibu

Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 8th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Kataoka, Yasuyuki 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 1B (SB), 3: F9, 4: F8, 6: S8, 8: L3
(SS) Hara, Takuya 2-for-5 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 4: SO, 6: SO, 8: G6
(CF) Kuriyama, Takumi 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: 1B (SB), 3: F8, 4: G4, 6: G4
(3B) Nakamura, Takeya 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F4, 3: L6, 5: G3, 7: HR
(DH) Brown, Dee 2-for-4, 1 R 1: F6, 4: 1B, 5: SO, 7: 2B
(LF) Sato, Takahiko 1-for-3, 1 R 1: SO, 4: 1B, 5: HBP, 7: SO
LF Sato, Tomoaki 0-for-0
(1B) Ishii, Yoshihito 0-for-2, 1 R 2: SO, 4: ギ野, 5: G6
PH-1B Goto, Taketoshi 0-for-1 7: G5
(RF) Takayama, Hisashi 1-for-4, 2 R, 2 RBI 2: F7, 4: 2B, 6: E4, 7: F7
(C) Uemoto, Tatsuyuki 3-for-4, 2 RBI 2: G4, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: 1B (BrO)

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Nishiguchi, Fumiya, W 6 105 27 21 3 0 3 5 1 0 0 0 1 1 7.071
Nogami, Ryoma 1 18 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.176
Yamamoto, Jun 1 14 4 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9.947
Tanaka, Yasuhiro 1 15 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9.000
9 152 40 32 6 0 4 6 1 0 0 0 3 3

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 3 hits
Rasner on the mound for Rakuten
Kataoka hits an infield single and steals second.  Hara reaches first on a bunt single, runners on first and third.  Kuriyama hits an RBI single to center, and a fielding error (E8) allows Hara to advance to third, runners on first and third.  Kuriyama steals second, runners on second and third.  Nakamura flies out to second.  Brown flies out to short.  G.G. Sato strikes out.

Top of the 3rd - 1 run, 1 hit
Nishiguchi on the mound for Seibu
Nishimura flies out to center.  Hijirisawa hits a double.  Teppei flies out to center, runner on third.  Takasu walks, runners on first and third.  Yamasaki walks, bases loaded.  Nakamura walks in a run, bases loaded.  Kusano grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 4th - 4 runs, 4 hits
Rasner on the mound for Rakuten
Brown hits a single to center.  G.G. Sato hits a single to center, runners on first and second.  Y. Ishii hits a grounder to the pitcher and reaches first on a fielder's choice, everyone is safe, bases loaded.  Takayama hits a 2-run double to right, runners on second and third.  Uemoto hits a 2-run single to right, runner on first.  Kataoka flies out to center.  Hara strikes out.  Kuriyama grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 1 hit
Rasner on the mound for Rakuten
Takayama reaches on a throwing error (E4).  Uemoto hits a single to left, runners on first and third.  Kataoka hits a sac fly to center, runner on first.
Pitching change: Katayama in for Rasner.
Hara strikes out.  Kuriyama grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Katayama on the mound for Rakuten
Defense: Jobu takes over in left.
Nakamura hits a solo homer.  Brown hits a double to left.  G.G. Sato strikes out.  Goto, pinch-hitting for Y. Ishii, grounds out to third.  Takayama flies out to left.

Top of the 8th - 1 run, 1 hit
Yamamoto on the mound for Seibu
Nakamura hits a double to left.  Kusano grounds out to second, runner on third.  Jobu hits a sac fly to center.  Fujii strikes out.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 2 hits
Tanaka on the mound for Seibu
Nishimura grounds out to first.  Hijirisawa flies out to second.  Teppei hits a triple to right.  Takasu hits an RBI single to center.  Yamasaki flies out to left.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Hijirisawa fouls out to third.  Teppei strikes out.  Takasu hits a double to right.  Yamasaki walks, runners on first and second.  Nakamura flies out to right.

Top of the 5th
Teppei fouls out to third.  Takasu is hit by a pitch.  Yamasaki grounds out to short, runner on second.  Nakamura strikes out.

Top of the 6th
Kusano walks.  Linden hits a ground to second, Kusano out at second, a throwing error (E6) allows Linden to advance to second.  Fujii flies out to right.  Nishimura grounds out to short.

Notes

The Eagles have now lost 3 in a row. This is also the second time they have been swept in a 3-game series this season. ... The Lions have won three in a row and record their first 3-game sweep of the season. ... Nishiguchi (SEI) won his first game of the season in his third try.  He now also has at least one victory in 16 consecutive seasons.