Hiroshima Carp vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 18:00
Attendance: 24132 | Yokohama leads series, 4-3-0 | Time: 3:11
Potential Starters: Kenta Maeda (HIR) 4-1, 1.53 - Stephen Randolph (YOK) 0-4, 5.57
Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)
|(2B)||Higashide, Akihiro||0-for-4||1: SO, 3: G6, 6: F6, 8: SO|
|(SS)||Soyogi, Eishin||1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||1: HR, 3: F4, 6: BB (CS), 8: G3|
|(CF)||Amaya, Soichiro||0-for-3, 1 R||1: SO, 4: SO, 6: SO, 9: HBP|
|(1B)||Kurihara, Kenta||2-for-3||1: 2B (BrO), 4: F7, 7: BB, 9: 1B|
|(RF)||Hirose, Jun||2-for-3, 1 R||2: 2B, 4: 2B, 7: F9, 9: S5|
|(3B)||Kokubo, Tetsuya||1-for-3, 1 RBI||2: S3, 4: G1, 7: SO, 9: 1B|
|(LF)||Akamatsu, Masato||1-for-3, 1 RBI||2: S1, 5: G3, 7: 1B, 9: SO|
|(C)||Ishihara, Yoshiyuki||0-for-4||2: SO, 5: SO, 7: F8, 9: SO|
|(P)||Maeda, Kenta||0-for-2||3: SO, 5: SO|
|PH||Shima, Shigenobu||0-for-1||8: F5|
|Maeda, Kenta, W||7||129||29||27||7||0||5||2||0||0||0||0||1||1||1.500|
|Yokoyama, Ryuji, H||2/3||6||2||2||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2.700|
|Takahashi, Ken, H||1/3||3||1||1||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||4.500|
|Schultz, Mike, S||1||24||5||4||1||0||3||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.964|
Hitting (LOB: 9, DP: 0)
|(SS)||Ishikawa, Takehiro||3-for-5||1: F6, 3: 1B (CS), 5: 1B, 7: 1B, 9: SO|
|(RF)||Shimozono, Tatsuya||1-for-4||1: 1B, 3: F7, 5: SO, 7: L3|
|(1B)||Uchikawa, Seiichi||2-for-4, 1 R||1: G4, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: SO|
|(3B)||Murata, Shuichi||0-for-3||1: BB, 4: G6, 6: F7, 8: f2|
|(LF)||Sledge, Terrmel||1-for-3, 1 RBI||1: SO, 4: 2B, 6: BB, 8: SO|
|(2B)||Castillo, Jose||1-for-4||2: SO, 4: F8, 6: G4, 9: 1B|
|(CF)||Ide, Shotaro||0-for-4||2: F9, 4: F8, 6: G4, 9: SO|
|(C)||Takeyama, Shingo||0-for-1||2: SO|
|C||Hosoyamada, Takeshi||0-for-2||5: G5, 7: f3|
|PH||Naito, Yuta||0-for-1||9: SO|
|(P)||Randolph, Stephen||0-for-2||3: G4, 5: SO|
|PH||Inada, Naoto||0-for-1||7: f7|
|PH||Fujita, Kazuya||0-for-0||9: BB|
|Randolph, Stephen, L||7||104||26||22||5||1||9||2||0||2||0||0||2||2||5.034|
Top of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Randolph on the mound for Yokohama
Higashide strikes out swinging. Soyogi hits a solo homer. Amaya strikes out swinging. Kurihara hits a double to right and is thrown out at third.
Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Randolph on the mound for Yokohama
Hirose hits a double to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Kokubo. Akamatsu drives in a run with a squeeze bunt. Ishihara strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 2 hits
K. Maeda on the mound for Hiroshima
Uchikawa hits a single to center. Murata grounds out to short, runner on second. Sledge hits an RBI double to right, runner on second. Castillo flies out to center, runner on third. Ide flies out to center.
Top of the 9th - 1 run, 2 hits
Bootcheck on the mound for Yokohama
Amaya gets hit by a pitch. Kurihara hits a single to left, runner on first and second. Hirose hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Kokubo hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and third. Akamatsu strike out looking. Ishihara strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 1st
Ishikawa flies out to short. Shimozono hits a single to center. Uchikawa grounds out to second, runner on second. Murata walks, runners on first and second. Sledge strikes out swinging.
Top of the 4th
Amaya strikes out swinging. Kurihara flies out to left. Hirose hits a double to left. Kokubo grounds out to the pitcher.
Bottom of the 6th
Uchikawa hits a single to center. Murata flies out to left. Sledge walks, runners on first and second. Castillo grounds out to second, runners on first and third. Ide grounds out to second.
Top of the 7th
Kurihara walks. Hirose flies out to right. Kokubo strikes out swinging. Akamatsu hits an infield single, runners on first and second. Ishihara flies out to center.
Bottom of the 9th
Castillo hits a single to right. Ide strikes out swinging. Naito, pinch-hitting for Hosoyamada, strikes out looking. Fujita, pinch-hitting for Bootcheck, walks, runners on first and second. Ishikawa strikes out swinging.
Hiroshima picked up their second straight victory in a row. They also snap a 2-game losing streak against the Bay Stars. ... K. Maeda (HIR) improved to 5-1 with his fourth straight win. ... Randolph (YOK) failed to pick up his first victory of the season. He is now 0-5 in 7 starts.