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Hiroshima Carp 4 – Yokohama Bay Stars 5 (May 5, 2010)

by on May.05, 2010 @ 5:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Carp vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 14:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hiroshima 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 4 12 3
Yokohama 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 X 5 8 0

Attendance: 22620 | Yokohama leads series, 5-3-0 | Time: 3:22

Potential Starters: Eric Stults (HIR) 0-2, 5.91 - Naoyuki Shimizu (YOK) 3-2, 2.92

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 9th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 1-for-4 1: F7, 3: G3, 5: G6, 7: BB, 9: 1B
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 1-for-2, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 3: SO, 5: S9, 7: S1, 9: S3
(CF) Amaya, Soichiro 1-for-3 1: G4, 3: 1B, 5: SO, 7: BB, 9: BB
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 2-for-5, 2 R 2: 1B, 3: F7, 6: 1B, 7: F7, 9: DP
(RF) Hirose, Jun 3-for-4 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 7: SO
(LF) Fiorentino, Jeff 0-for-4, 1 R 2: G3, 4: SO, 6: G3, 8: SO
(3B) Kokubo, Tetsuya 0-for-3, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: F8, 6: S9, 8: G4
(C) Kura, Yoshikazu 3-for-4, 2 RBI 2: 2B, 4: F4, 6: 1B, 8: 1B
PR Akamatsu, Masato 0-for-0
C Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 0-for-0
(P) Stults, Eric 0-for-1 2: F7
PH Iwamoto, Takahiro 1-for-1, 1 R 5: 2B
P Bale, John 0-for-0
PH Shima, Shigenobu 0-for-1 6: F8
P Umetsu, Tomohiro 0-for-0
P Yokoyama, Ryuji 0-for-0
PH Maeda, Tomonori 0-for-1 8: G3
P Shinoda, Jumpei 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Stults, Eric, L 4 97 22 20 7 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 5 3 6.136
Bale, John 1 10 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.000
Umetsu, Tomohiro 1 21 5 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3.553
Yokoyama, Ryuji 1 14 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.547
Shinoda, Jumpei 1 15 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 4.576
8 157 37 31 8 1 4 3 0 2 0 0 5 3

Yokohama

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

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Ide, Shotaro 1-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F9, 2: F4, 4: HR, 6: E5, 8: DP
(SS-2B) Ishikawa, Takehiro 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: SO, 2: 1B, 4: E1 (SB), 6: F6
(1B) Uchikawa, Seiichi 2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 2: 1B, 4: BB, 6: f3
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 1-for-4, 1 R 1: 2B, 2: G6, 4: f2, 7: SO
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 1-for-4, 2 RBI 1: 2B, 3: F7, 5: G6, 7: SO
LF Naito, Yuta 0-for-0
(2B) Castillo, Jose 0-for-4 1: F8, 3: G6, 5: G6, 7: G6
P Bootcheck, Chris 0-for-0
P Yamaguchi, Shun 0-for-0
(RF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 2-for-4, 1 R 2: 1B, 3: SO, 5: F8, 8: 1B
(C) Takeyama, Shingo 0-for-1, 1 R 2: 打妨, 4: F8, 6: BB, 8: S1
(P) Shimizu, Naoyuki 0-for-2 2: L9, 4: G4
PH Hayakawa, Daisuke 0-for-0 6: S1
P Ushida, Shigeki 0-for-0
SS Fujita, Kazuya 0-for-0 8: BB

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Shimizu, Naoyuki, W 6 86 27 25 10 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 3.326
Ushida, Shigeki, H 1 18 5 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2.492
Bootcheck, Chris, H 1 9 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.500
Yamaguchi, Shun, S 1 9 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3.000
9 122 40 33 12 0 6 3 0 2 0 0 4 4

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 2 runs, 3 hits
Stults on the mound for Hiroshima
Ide flies out to right.  Ishikawa strikes out swinging.  Uchikawa hits a single to center.  Murata hits a double to left, runners on second and third.  Sledge clears the bases with a 2-run double, runner on second.  Castillo flies out to center.

Top of the 2nd - 2 runs, 3 hits
Shimizu on the mound for Yokohama
Kurihara hits a single to right.  Hirose hits a single to center.  Fiorentino grounds out to first, runners on first and third.  Kokubo strikes out looking.  Kura clears the bases with a 2-run double to center, runner on second.  Stults flies out to left.

Bottom of the 2nd - 2 runs, 3 hits
Stults on the mound for Hiroshima
Shimozono hits a single to left.  Takayama reaches on defensive interference, runners on first and second.  Shimizu lines out to right.  Ide flies out to second.  Ishikawa hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and third.  Uchikawa hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and second.  Murata grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 1 hit
Stults on the mound for Hiroshima
Takeyama flies out to center.  Shimizu grounds out to second.  Ide hits a solo homer.  Ishikawa reaches on a throwing error (E1) and steals second.  Uchikawa walks, runners on first and second.  Murata fouls out to the catcher.

Top of the 5th
Shimizu on the mound for Yokohama
Iwamoto, pinch-hitting for Stults, hits a double to right.  Higashide grounds out to short, runner on third.  Soyogi hits a sac fly to right.  Amaya strikes out swinging.

Top of the 6th
Shimizu on the mound for Yokohama
Kurihara hits a single to right.  Hirose hits a single to right, runners on first and second.  Fiorentino grounds out to first, runners on first and third.  Kokubo hits a sac fly to right, runner on first.  Kura hits a single to center, runners on first and second.  Shima, pinch-hitting for Bale, flies out to center.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 6th
Takeyama walks.  Hayakwa, pinch-hitting for Shimizu, hits a sac bunt, runner on second.  Ide reaches on a an error (E5), runners on first and third.  Ishikawa flies out to short.  Uchikawa fouls out to first.

Top of the 7th
Higashide walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Soyogi.  Amaya walks, runner on first and second.  Kurihara flies out to left.  Hirose strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 8th
Shimozono hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Takeyama.  Fujita walks, runner son first and second.  Ide grounds into a double play.

Top of the 9th
Higashide hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Soyogi.  Amaya walks, runners on first and second.  Kurihara grounds into a double play.

Notes

The Bay Stars won their second game in a row and took the series, 2-1.  They have now won their last four series in a row. ... Shimizu (YOK) picked up the win and improved his record to 4-2.  Yamaguchi (YOK) saved his 10th game of the year. ... Stults (HIR) took the loss and is now 0-3 in 3 starts. ... Ide's (YOK) solo homer in the 4th was his first since 2007.

It was Pink Ribbon Day (Breast Cancer Awareness)  at Yokohama Stadium.  Kuniko Yamada (actress / comedian) threw out the ceremonial first pitch.