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Yokohama Bay Stars 3 – Rakuten Eagles 2 (May 19, 2010)

by on May.19, 2010 @ 5:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yokohama Bay Stars vs Rakuten Eagles @ Kleenex Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yokohama 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 6 0
Rakuten 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 1

Attendance: 12268 | Yokohama leads series, 2-0-0 | Time: 3:08

Potential Starters: Tomokazu Oka (YOK) 1-0, 3.18 - Satoshi Nagai (RAK) 3-3, 3.59

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 6, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Ishikawa, Takehiro 2-for-4, 1 R 1: G3, 3: SO, 5: 1B, 7: 1B (SB)
(SS) Fujita, Kazuya 2-for-4, 3 RBI 1: G1, 3: 2B, 5: 1B, 7: SO
(1B) Uchikawa, Seiichi 0-for-3 1: F9, 3: BB, 5: E4, 8: G5
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-3 2: G6, 3: SO, 5: G5, 8: BB
(DH) Sledge, Terrmel 0-for-4 2: F9, 4: F8, 6: L3, 8: G3
(LF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 0-for-4 2: F7, 4: F6, 6: G1, 8: G1
(RF) Ide, Shotaro 0-for-4 3: G1, 4: SO, 6: G6, 9: G5
(C) Kurobane, Toshiki 1-for-4, 1 R 3: 1B, 5: F8, 7: G5, 9: G5
(CF) Hayakawa, Daisuke 1-for-2, 1 R 3: BB, 5: 1B (CS), 7: F4
CF Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-1 9: F7

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Oka, Tomokazu, W 6 106 25 22 4 1 4 3 0 0 1 0 2 2 3.115
Sanada, Hiroki, H 1 8 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4.101
Ushida, Shigeki, H 1 20 4 3 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.051
Yamaguchi, Shun, S 1 14 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.880
9 148 36 31 5 1 8 4 0 1 1 0 2 2

Rakuten

Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Hijirisawa, Ryo 0-for-2, 1 R 1: G6, 3: BB, 5: G4, 7: S4
(RF) Tsuchiya, Teppei 0-for-4 1: L6, 3: F8, 5: F2, 7: F7
(DH) Phillips, Andy 0-for-3 1: BB, 3: F8, 5: SO, 8: SO
(3B-1B) Nakamura, Norihiro 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: 2B, 6: G5, 8: F8
(1B) Yamasaki, Takeshi 2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: HR, 3: F5, 6: 1B, 8: BB
PR-2B Uchimura, Kensuke 0-for-0
(LF) Linden, Todd 0-for-4 2: SO, 4: G4, 6: SO, 8: SO
(2B-3B) Kusano, Daisuke 1-for-3 2: BB, 4: 2B, 6: G3, 9: F4
(SS) Watanabe, Naoto 0-for-3 2: F9, 4: G5, 7: L4
PH Kawaguchi, Kenshi 0-for-1 9: SO
(C) Ino, Suguru 0-for-2 2: F9, 4: L6
C Shima, Motohiro 1-for-2 7: 1B, 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Rasner, Darrell, L 5 94 22 20 5 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 3 2 6.504
Yamamura, Hiroki 2 25 7 7 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.400
Koyama, Shinichiro 1/3 8 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.656
Katayama, Hiroshi 2/3 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.915
Kawagishi, Tsuyoshi 1 13 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.574
9 146 36 33 6 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 3 2

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Oka on the mound for Yokohama
Yamasaki hits a solo homer.  Linden strikes out swinging.  Kusano walks.  N. Watanabe flies out to right.  Ino flies out to right.

Top of the 3rd - 2 runs, 2 hits
Rasner on the mound for Rakuten
Ide grounds out to the pitcher.  Kurobane hits a single to center.  Hayakawa walks, runners on first and second.  Ishikawa strikes out swinging.  Fujita clears the bases with a 2-run double to center, runner on second.  Uchikawa walks, runners on first and second.  Murata strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 1 hit
Oka on the mound for Yokohama
Hijirisawa walks.  Teppei flies out to center.  Runner advances to second on wild pitch.  Phillips flies out to center, runner on third.  Nakamura hits an RBI double to right, runner on second.  Yamasaki flies out to third.

Top of the 5th - 1 run, 3 hits
Rasner on the mound for Rakuten
Kurobane flies out to center.  Hayakawa hits a single to center.  Ishikawa hits a single to center, runners on first and second.  Runners advances to second and third on passed ball.  Lead runner thrown out trying to steal home (failed squeeze play), trailing runner advances to third.  Fujita hits an RBI single to center, runner on first.  Uchikawa reaches on a fielding error (E4), runners on first and third.  Murata grounds out to third.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 4th
Linden grounds out to second.  Kusano hits a double to right.  N. Watanabe grounds out to third.  Ino lines out to short.

Top of the 7th
Kurobane grounds out to third.  Hayakawa flies out to second.  Ishikawa hits a single to center and steals second.  Fujita strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 7th
N. Watanabe lines out to second.  Shima hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Hijirisawa.  Teppei flies out to left.

Notes

The Bay Stars won their second straight and are now 6 games under 500. ... The Eagles lost their second straight and are now 7 games under 500. ... Oka (YOK) got the win and is now 2-0 over three starts.  Yamaguchi (YOK) saved his 12th game of the year. ... Rasner (RAK) took the loss and is now 0-3 over his last four starts. ... Nakamura (RAK) extended his hitting streak to 10 games.