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Softbank Hawks 2 – Yomiuri Giants 5 (May 27, 2010)

by on May.27, 2010 @ 5:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Softbank Hawks vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Softbank 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 0
Yomiuri 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 X 5 9 0

Attendance: 45139 | Series tied, 1-1-0 | Time: 2:38

Potential Starters: Shinsuke Ogura (SOF) 2-1, 2.70 - Shugo Fujii (YOM) 3-1, 2.34

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 2, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: G4, 6: F8, 9: F8
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 2-for-4, 1 R 1: G1, 4: 1B (CS), 7: G4, 9: 3B
(3B) Ortiz, Jose 0-for-4, 1 RBI 1: G6, 4: SO, 7: G2, 9: G6
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 1-for-3, 1 R 2: 2B, 4: SO, 7: BB, 9: G5
(LF) Matsunaka, Nobuhiko 0-for-3 2: G4, 5: G4, 7: SO
(1B) Morimoto, Satoru 1-for-3, 1 RBI 2: 1B (CS), 5: f9, 8: F9
(CF) Shibahara, Hiroshi 0-for-3 2: F7, 5: G4, 8: G3
(C) Yamazaki, Katsuki 0-for-2 3: F8, 6: SO
PH-C Takaya, Hiroaki 1-for-1 8: 1B
(P) Ogura, Shinsuke 0-for-1 3: SO
PH Nakazawa, Tadaatsu 0-for-1 6: G6
P Katto, Keisuke 0-for-0
PH Lee, Bum-Ho 0-for-1 8: G5
P Kanazawa, Takehito 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Ogura, Shinsuke, L 5 95 23 21 8 2 7 1 0 1 0 0 5 5 3.695
Katto, Keisuke 2 29 7 7 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.200
Kanazawa, Takehito 1 14 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
8 138 34 31 9 2 9 2 0 1 0 0 5 5

Yomiuri

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 1-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: SO, 4: SO, 7: SO
(3B) Wakiya, Ryota 0-for-3 1: S5, 3: SO, 5: G4, 7: G6
(1B) Takahashi, Yoshinobu 2-for-4, 2 R, 2 RBI 1: SO, 3: HR, 5: HR, 7: G3
(LF) Ramirez, Alex 1-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: G6, 5: SO, 8: F6
P Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 0-for-0
(C) Abe, Shinnosuke 2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 2B, 4: 2B, 5: F6, 8: BB
(CF) Chono, Hisayoshi 1-for-4, 2 RBI 1: 1B (CS), 4: SO, 6: G4, 8: G4
(RF) Yano, Kenji 0-for-2 2: SO, 4: G5
PH-RF Kamei, Yoshiyuki 0-for-2 6: F6, 8: G3
(2B) Gonzalez, Edgar 1-for-2 2: G6, 4: IBB, 6: 1B
(P) Fujii, Shugo 1-for-3 2: G5, 4: 1B, 6: SO
P Ochi, Daisuke 0-for-0
LF Suzuki, Takahiro 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Fujii, Shugo, W 7 94 23 22 3 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.211
Ochi, Daisuke 1 14 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.653
Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 1 13 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5.927
9 121 31 30 5 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 2 2

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 3 runs, 4 hits
Ogura on the mound for Softbank
Sakamoto hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Wakiya.  Takahashi strikes out swinging.  Ramirez hits an infield single.  Abe hits an RBI double to right, runners on second and third.  Chono clears the bases with a 2-run single to center, runner on first.  Chono gets caught trying to steal second.

Top of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Fujii on the mound for Yomiuri
Tamura hits a double to right.  Matsunaka grounds out to second, runner on third.  Morimoto hits an RBI single to center, runner on first.  Shibahara flies out to left.  Morimoto gets caught trying to steal second.

Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 1 hit
Ogura on the mound for Softbank
Sakamoto strikes out swinging.  Wakiya strikes out swinging.  Takahashi hits a solo homer.  Ramirez grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 1 hit
Ogura on the mound for Softbank
Wakiya grounds out to second.  Takahashi hits a solo homer.  Ramirez strikes out swinging.  Abe flies out to short.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 1 hit
Yamaguchi on the mound for Yomiuri
Kawasaki flies out to center.  Honda hits a triple to right.  Ortiz drives in a run with a ground out to short.  Tamura grounds out to third.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 4th
Abe hits a double to left.  Chono strikes out swinging.  Yano grounds out to third.  E. Gonzalez gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second.  Fujii hits a single to right, bases loaded.  Sakamoto strikes out swinging.

Notes

The Giants are 3-2 over their last 5 games and are now 12 games above 500.  They also became the first team in the CL and the third team in the NPB to win 30 games this year. ... The Hawks are 2-3 over their last 5 games and are now 6 games above 500. ... Fujii (YOM) got the win and has not lost a game since a loss during his second start of the year (4/6 against the Hanshin Tigers).  He is now 4-1. ... Ogura (SOF) took the loss and is now 0-2 over his last three starts.  He is 2-2 on the year. ... Takahashi (YOM) hit two home runs in one game for the first time since 4/15/2008 (vs Chunichi).