Yokohama Bay Stars vs Yomiuri Giants @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00
Attendance: 27338 | Yomiuri leads series, 3-1-0 | Time: 3:14
Potential Starters: Stephen Randolph (YOK) 0-3, 8.05 - Shugo Fujii (YOM) 0-1, 5.09
Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)
|(RF)||Yoshimura, Yuki||1-for-4||1: F4, 3: 1B, 6: SO, 8: SO|
|(SS)||Fujita, Kazuya||0-for-4||1: G1, 3: G6 (CS), 6: F8, 8: SO|
|(1B)||Uchikawa, Seiichi||1-for-2, 1 R||1: BB, 4: G6, 6: BB, 8: 1B|
|(3B)||Murata, Shuichi||1-for-4, 1 RBI||1: 2B, 4: f3, 6: F3, 8: SO|
|(LF)||Sledge, Terrmel||0-for-3||1: F7, 4: G5, 7: F9, 9: BB|
|(2B)||Castillo, Jose||0-for-3||2: F7, 5: G5, 7: BB, 9: F9|
|(C)||Takeyama, Shingo||0-for-2||2: G5, 5: F9, 7: S3|
|PH||Shimozono, Tatsuya||0-for-1||9: F7|
|(CF)||Kinjo, Tatsuhiko||0-for-2||2: F9, 5: BB, 7: IBB, 9: G6|
|(P)||Randolph, Stephen||0-for-2||3: SO, 5: SO|
|PH||Hayakawa, Daisuke||0-for-1||7: G6|
|Ejiri, Shintaro, L||1 2/3||26||9||8||3||0||1||1||0||0||0||0||1||1||0.844|
Hitting (LOB: 9, DP: 0)
|(SS)||Sakamoto, Hayato||0-for-3||1: BB (CS), 3: G6, 5: F9, 7: SO|
|(CF)||Matsumoto, Tetsuya||3-for-4, 2 R||1: 1B (SB), 3: 1B, 5: G6, 8: 1B|
|(3B)||Ogasawara, Michihiro||0-for-4||1: SO, 3: G4, 5: SO, 8: F8|
|(LF)||Ramirez, Alex||1-for-4, 1 RBI||1: 1B, 3: F6, 6: G3, 8: F9|
|(C)||Abe, Shinnosuke||1-for-2||1: BB, 4: F8, 6: BB, 8: 1B|
|(RF)||Chono, Hisayoshi||2-for-4||1: G6, 4: 1B (SB), 6: F4, 8: 1B|
|(1B)||Kamei, Yoshiyuki||0-for-2||2: f2, 4: SO|
|1B||Lee, Seung-Yeop||0-for-1, 1 RBI||6: F7, 8: BB|
|(2B)||Gonzalez, Edgar||0-for-3||2: SO, 4: F7, 7: F4|
|PH-LF||Tani, Yoshitomo||0-for-1||8: F7|
|(P)||Fujii, Shugo||0-for-1||2: SO, 5: BB|
|PH-2B||Wakiya, Ryota||0-for-1||7: F8|
|Kubo, Yuya, W||1||17||4||4||1||0||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1.723|
|Ochi, Daisuke, S||1||16||4||3||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.000|
Top of the 1st - 1 run, 1 hit
Fujii on the mound for Yomiuri
Yoshimura flies out to second. Fujita grounds out to the pitcher. Uchikawa walks. Murata hits an RBI double to right, runner on second. Sledge flies out to left.
Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Randolph on the mound for Yokohama
Sakamoto walks and is thrown out trying to steal second. Matsumoto hits a single to center and steals second. Ogasawara strikes out. Ramirez hits an RBI single left, runner on first. Abe walks, runners on first and second. Chono grounds out to short.
Bottom of the 8th - 1 run, 3 hits
Ejiri on the mound for Yokohama
Matsumoto hits a single to center. Ogasawara flies out to center. Ramirez flies out to right. Abe hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Chono hits a single to left, bases loaded. Lee walks and drives in a run, bases loaded. Tani enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Kubo.
Pitching change: Ushida in for Ejiri.
Tani flies out to left.
Bottom of the 1st
Sakamoto grounds out to short. Matsumoto hits an infield single and advances to second on a balk. Ogasawara grounds out to second, runner on third. Ramirez flies out to short.
Bottom of the 4th
Abe flies out to center. Chono hits a single to center. Kamei strikes out as Chono steals second. Gonzalez flies out to left.
Top of the 7th
Sledge flies out to right. Castillo walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Takeyama. Kinjo gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second. Hayakawa, pinch-hitting for Randolph, grounds out to short.
Top of the 9th
Sledge walks and is replaced by pinch-runner Nonaka. Nonaka steals second. Castillo flies out to right. Shimozono, pinch-hitting for Takeyama, and flies out to left. Kinjo grounds out to short.
The Bay Stars have lost two in a row. ... Sakamoto's (YOM) 19-game hitting streak came to an end. ... Matsumoto (YOM) recorded his 6th 3-hit game this year. ... Murata's (YOK) double in the 1st was skied into right where Chono lost the ball in the ceiling.