Seibu Lions vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome - 18:00
Attendance: 43265 | Series tied, 1-1-0 | Time: 2:55
Potential Starters: Hideaki Wakui (SEI) 4-2, 3.36 - Shugo Fujii (YOM) 2-1, 2.87
Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)
|(2B)||Kataoka, Yasuyuki||0-for-3||1: f5, 3: HBP, 6: F8, 8: G3|
|(CF)||Kuriyama, Takumi||1-for-4||1: SO, 3: G4, 6: G4, 8: 2B|
|(SS)||Nakajima, Hiroyuki||0-for-4||1: SO, 4: F8, 6: F9, 8: G4|
|(3B)||Nakamura, Takeya||0-for-4||2: SO, 4: F8, 7: G6, 8: SO|
|(LF)||Brown, Dee||1-for-4||2: F8, 4: 2B, 7: G4, 9: G1|
|(RF)||Sato, Takahiko||2-for-4, 1 R||2: SO, 4: SO, 7: 1B, 9: 1B|
|(1B)||Hirao, Hiroshi||2-for-4||3: 1B, 5: SO, 7: 1B, 9: F9|
|(C)||Hosokawa, Toru||0-for-2||3: F9, 5: SO|
|PH||Takayama, Hisashi||1-for-1, 1 RBI||7: 1B|
|C||Yoshimi, Taichi||0-for-1||9: G5|
|(P)||Ishii, Kazuhisa||0-for-1||3: G3|
|PH||Abe, Masahiro||0-for-1||5: SO|
|PH||Sato, Tomoaki||0-for-1||7: SO|
|Ishii, Kazuhisa, L||2 2/3||68||16||15||7||2||4||1||0||0||1||0||6||6||4.463|
|Nogami, Ryoma||1 1/3||34||8||7||3||1||0||0||1||0||0||0||1||1||3.086|
Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 6th)
|(SS)||Sakamoto, Hayato||2-for-4, 2 R, 3 RBI||1: F9, 3: HR, 3: F8, 5: HR, 7: BB|
|(CF)||Chono, Hisayoshi||2-for-5, 1 R||1: F9, 3: 1B, 4: f3, 5: 1B, 7: G6|
|(3B)||Ogasawara, Michihiro||1-for-5, 1 R||1: SO, 3: 1B, 4: F9, 5: F7, 8: F7|
|(LF)||Ramirez, Alex||2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: G6, 3: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: BB|
|PR-LF||Kudo, Takahito||0-for-1||8: SO|
|(C)||Abe, Shinnosuke||1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: HR, 3: SO, 4: HBP, 6: DP|
|PH-3B||Furuki, Shigeyuki||0-for-1||8: G6|
|(1B)||Tani, Yoshitomo||0-for-2||2: F8, 3: SO|
|1B||Lee, Seung-Yeop||0-for-2||4: F8, 6: G1|
|(RF)||Yano, Kenji||2-for-2, 2 R, 2 RBI||2: BB, 3: 2B, 5: 1B, 7: BB|
|(2B)||Gonzalez, Edgar||2-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI||2: 1B, 3: HR, 5: SO, 7: F7|
|(P)||Fujii, Shugo||1-for-2||2: SO, 3: 1B, 5: S1|
|PH||Takahashi, Yoshinobu||0-for-1||7: G3|
|Fujii, Shugo, W||7||96||27||26||5||0||9||0||1||0||0||0||1||1||2.619|
Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Ishii on the mound for Seibu
Ramirez grounds out to short. Abe hits a solo homer. Tani flies out to center. Yano walks. E. Gonzalez hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Fujii strikes out looking.
Bottom of the 3rd - 6 runs, 7 hits
Ishii on the mound for Seibu
Sakamoto hits a solo homer. Chono hits a single to left. Ogasawara hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Ramirez hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and second. Abe strikes out swinging. Tani strikes out swinging. Runners advance to second and third on a wild pitch. Yano clears the bases with a 2-run double, runner on second.
Pitching change: Nogami in for Abe.
E. Gonzalez hits a 2-run homer. Fujii hits a single to left. Sakamoto flies out to center.
Bottom of the 5th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Tanaka on the mound for Seibu
Yano hits a single to center. E. Gonzalez strikes out swinging. Fujii hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Sakamoto hits a 2-run homer. Yano hits a single to right. Ogasawara flies out to left.
Top of the 7th - 1 run, 3 hits
Fujii on the mound for Yomiuri
Defense: Kudo takes over in left
Nakamura grounds out to short. Brown grounds out to second. G.G. Sato hits a single to center. Hirao hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Takayama, pinch-hitting for Hosokawa, hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and second. Sato, pinch-hitting for Okamoto, strikes out swinging.
Top of the 3rd
Hirao hits a single to center. Hosokawa flies out to right. K. Ishii fails on a sac bunt, runner on first. Kataoka gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Kuriyama grounds out to second.
Top of the 4th
Nakajima flies out to center. Nakamura flies out to center. Brown hits a double to right. G.G. Sato strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 4th
Chono fouls out to first. Ogasawara flies out to right. Ramirez hits a single to center. Abe gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Lee flies out to center.
Bottom of the 7th
Yano walks. E. Gonzalez flies out to left. Takahashi, pinch-hitting for Fujii, grounds out to first, runner on second. Sakamoto walks, runners on first and second. Chono grounds out to short.
Top of the 8th
Kataoka grounds out to first. Kuriyama hits a double to left. Nakajima grounds out to second, runner on third. Nakamura strikes out swinging.
The Lions 2-game winning streak came to an end. ... Fujii (YOM) won his third straight start and improved to 3-1 on the year. ... E. Gonzalez's (YOM) homer in the third was the first of his NPB career. ... Yano (YOM) drove in his first Tokyo Dome RBIs since 9/14/2007. ... K. Ishii's (SEI) personal 2-game winning streak came to an end. He is now 4-2.
Tatsunori Hara picked up his 500th career managerial win.