Yomiuri Giants vs Yakult Swallows @ - 18:00
Attendance: 24639 | Series tied, 2-2-0 | Time: 3:09
Potential Starters: Shun Tono (YOM) 2-1, 2.70 - Yoshinori Sato (YAK) 1-1, 7.88
Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)
|(SS)||Sakamoto, Hayato||1-for-5||1: f3, 3: SO, 6: G5, 7: SO, 9: 1B (BrO)|
|(CF)||Matsumoto, Tetsuya||1-for-5, 2 RBI||1: SO, 3: SO, 6: G1, 7: 1B, 9: E6|
|(3B)||Ogasawara, Michihiro||0-for-2||1: F7, 4: SO, 6: BB, 7: BB|
|PH-2B||Gonzalez, Edgar||0-for-1||9: SO|
|(LF)||Ramirez, Alex||0-for-4||2: F7, 4: G4, 6: SO, 7: SO|
|LF||Suzuki, Takahiro||1-for-1, 1 RBI||9: 1B|
|(C)||Abe, Shinnosuke||0-for-3, 1 R||2: BB, 4: G4, 7: E5, 8: F6|
|(RF)||Chono, Hisayoshi||2-for-4, 2 R||2: F9, 5: 2B, 7: 1B, 8: SO|
|(1B)||Kamei, Yoshiyuki||1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: BB, 5: G4, 7: 1B, 8: F8|
|(2B-3B)||Wakiya, Ryota||2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: G4, 5: S8, 7: 1B, 9: 1B|
|(P)||Tono, Shun||0-for-2||3: SO, 5: SO|
|PH||Takahashi, Yoshinobu||0-for-1||7: f5|
|PH||Tani, Yoshitomo||0-for-1, 1 R||9: G4|
|Tono, Shun, W||6||107||24||21||5||0||6||2||0||1||0||1||1||1||2.423|
Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)
|(CF)||Aoki, Norichika||0-for-4||1: f3, 3: F8, 5: F7, 8: G6|
|(2B)||Tanaka, Hiroyasu||2-for-3, 1 RBI||1: BB (BrO), 3: 1B, 5: 2B, 8: L4|
|(LF)||Iihara, Yasushi||0-for-4||1: F6, 3: SO, 5: f3, 8: SO|
|(RF)||Guiel, Aaron||0-for-3||1: BB, 4: SO, 6: SO, 9: SO|
|(3B)||Miyamoto, Shinya||2-for-4||1: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: G6, 9: G4|
|(1B)||D'Antona, Jamie||0-for-4||2: SO, 4: SO, 6: SO, 9: SO|
|(SS)||Fujimoto, Atsushi||0-for-3||2: G1, 4: f4, 7: SO|
|(C)||Aikawa, Ryoji||1-for-3, 1 R||2: G6, 5: 1B, 7: F8|
|(P)||Sato, Yoshinori||0-for-1||3: G4, 5: S5|
|PH-SS||Morioka, Ryosuke||0-for-1||7: G1|
|Sato, Yoshinori, L||7||116||31||26||5||0||9||4||0||0||1||0||5||2||6.261|
Top of the 5th - 1 run, 1 hit
Yoshinori on the mound for Yakult
Chono hits a double to right. Kamei grounds out to second, runner on third. Wakiya hits a sac fly to center. Tono strikes out.
Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Tono on the mound for Yomiuri
Aikawa hits an infield single and advances to second on a sac bunt by Yoshinori. Aoki flies out to left. Tanaka hits an RBI double to right, runner on second. Iihara fouls out to first.
Top of the 7th - 4 runs, 4 hits
Yoshinori on the mound for Yakult
Abe reaches on a fielding error (E5) and advances to second. Chono hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Kamei hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Wakiya hits an infield single, bases loaded. Takahashi, pinch-hitting for Tono, fouls out to third. Yoshinori throws a wild pitch, one run scores, runners on second and third. Sakamoto strikes out. Matsumoto clears the bases with a 2-run single. Ogasawara walks, runners on first and second. Furuki enters the game as a pinch-runner for Ogasawara. Ramirez strikes out swinging.
Top of the 9th - 1 run, 3 hits
Nakazawa on the mound for Yakult
Wakiya hits an infield single. Pinch-hitting for Kaneto, Tani grounds out to second, runner on first. Sakamoto hits an infield single, runners on first and second. Matsumoto reaches on a fielding error (E6), bases loaded. E. Gonzalez enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Furuki and strikes out looking. Suzuki hits an RBI single to center, Sakamoto is thrown out trying to score.
Bottom of the 1st
Aoki fouls out to first. Tanaka walks. Iihara flies out to short. Guiel walks, runners on first and second. Miyamoto hits a single to right, Tanaka is thrown out at home.
Top of the 2nd
Ramirez flies out to left. Abe walks. Chono flies out to right. Kamei walks, runner on first and second. Wakiya grounds out to second.
Bottom of the 3rd
Yoshinori grounds out to second. Aoki flies out to center. Tanaka hits an infield single and advances to second on a balk. Iihara strikes out.
The Giants have won two games in a row. ... Sakamoto (YOM) extends his hitting streak to 18 games.