Yokohama Bay Stars vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ Chiba Marine Stadium - 14:00
Attendance: 25063 | Lotte leads series, 3-0-0 | Time: 2:36
Potential Starters: Daisuke Miura (YOK) 3-2, 5.50 - Yuji Yoshimi (LOT) 0-0, 27.00
Hitting (LOB: 4, DPs in: 3rd)
|(2B)||Ishikawa, Takehiro||0-for-4||1: G1, 4: G6, 6: SO, 9: G6|
|(SS)||Fujita, Kazuya||1-for-4||1: G1, 4: G4, 6: G1, 9: 2B|
|(1B)||Uchikawa, Seiichi||0-for-4||1: F8, 4: F9, 7: G6, 9: G6|
|(3B)||Murata, Shuichi||0-for-4||2: F7, 5: G5, 7: SO, 9: G1|
|(DH)||Sledge, Terrmel||0-for-3||2: SO, 5: SO, 7: SO|
|(RF)||Castillo, Jose||2-for-3||2: G6, 5: 1B, 8: 1B|
|(CF)||Kinjo, Tatsuhiko||2-for-3||3: 1B, 5: 1B, 8: SO|
|(LF)||Ide, Shotaro||0-for-2||3: DP, 5: G6|
|PH-LF||Shimozono, Tatsuya||0-for-1||8: SO|
|(C)||Hosoyamada, Takeshi||0-for-2||3: G6, 6: SO|
|PH||Kajitani, Takayuki||0-for-1||8: SO|
|Miura, Daisuke, L||6||127||27||23||5||1||4||3||1||0||0||0||3||3||5.359|
Hitting (LOB: 9, DP: 0)
|(SS)||Nishioka, Tsuyoshi||2-for-5||1: G3, 2: G3, 5: G3, 7: 2B, 8: 1B|
|(CF)||Hayasaka, Keisuke||1-for-4||1: F7, 3: F7, 5: 1B (SB), 7: S2, 8: f2|
|(2B)||Iguchi, Tadahito||0-for-4||1: SO, 3: F4, 5: G5, 7: G6|
|(1B)||Kim, Tae-Kyun||0-for-3||2: G4, 3: BB, 5: F9, 7: SO|
|(LF)||Omatsu, Shoitsu||0-for-3, 1 R||2: BB, 3: f5, 6: SO, 8: G4|
|(RF)||Omura, Saburo||1-for-2, 2 R, 1 RBI||2: F8, 4: BB (SB), 6: HR, 8: BB|
|(DH)||Fukuura, Kazuya||2-for-4, 2 R, 2 RBI||2: 1B, 4: SO, 6: F7, 8: HR|
|(C)||Satozaki, Tomoya||2-for-3||2: HBP, 4: SO, 6: 2B, 8: 1B|
|(3B)||Imae, Toshiaki||1-for-4, 2 RBI||2: 2B, 4: F9, 6: f9, 8: F9|
|Yoshimi, Yuji, W||6||72||20||20||3||0||4||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1.500|
|Ito, Yoshihiro, H||1||18||3||3||0||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||3.462|
|Yabuta, Yasuhiko, H||1||13||4||4||1||0||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2.077|
Bottom of the 2nd - 2 runs, 2 hits
Miura on the mound for Yokohama
Kim grounds out to second. Omatsu walks. Saburo flies out to center. Fukuura hits a singlet to right, runners on first and second. Satozaki gets hit by a pitch, bases loaded. Imae hits a 2-run double to right, runners on second and third. Nishioka grounds out to first.
Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Miura on the mound for Yokohama
Omatsu strikes out looking. Saburo hits a solo homer. Fukuura flies out to left. Satozaki hits a double to left. Imae fouls out to right.
Bottom of the 8th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Kosugi on the mound for Yokohama
Omatsu grounds out to second. Saburo walks. Fukuura hits a 2-run homer. Satozaki hits a single to center. Imae flies out to right. Nishioka hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Hayasaka fouls out to the catcher.
Bottom of the 4th
Saburo walks. Fukuura strikes out swinging. Satozaki strikes out looking as Saburo steals second. Imae flies out to right.
Top of the 5th
Murata grounds out to third. Sledge strikes out swinging. Castillo hits a single to center. Kinjo hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Ide grounds out to short.
Bottom of the 5th
Nishioka grounds out to first. Hayasaka reaches on a bunt single and steals second. Iguchi grounds out to third. Kim flies out to right.
Bottom of the 7th
Nishioka hits a double to left and advances to third on a sac bunt by Hayasaka. Iguchi grounds out to short. Kim strikes out swinging.
Top of the 9th
Ishikawa grounds out to short. Fujita hits a double right. Uchikawa grounds out to short. Runner advances to third on a wild pitch. Murata grounds out to the pitcher.
The Marines are 2-3 over their last 5 games and are now 11 games above 500. ... The Bay Stars dropped their third game in a row and are now 8 games under 500. ... Yoshimi (LOT) beat his former team and has now won his first two starts in a row with the Marines. Miuri (YOM) took the loss for the Bay Stars and is now 3-3 on the year. ... Nishioka (LOT) extended his hitting streak to 22 games.
Prior to the game, Imae (LOT) was presented with a thank you letter from the Chiba Social Welfare and Child Welfare Departments for his efforts to support kids by inviting them out to games. Seems Imae also invited some kids from a child welfare facility for today's game.