Yokohama Bay Stars vs Seibu Lions @ Seibu Dome - 18:00
Attendance: 15949 | Seibu leads series, 3-1-0 | Time: 3:13
Potential Starters: Tomokazu Oka (YOK) 2-1, 3.09 - Hideaki Wakui (SEI) 6-3, 3.14
Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 7th)
|(SS)||Ishikawa, Takehiro||1-for-5||1: SO, 2: G3, 4: SO, 7: SO, 9: 1B (SB)|
|(LF)||Shimozono, Tatsuya||1-for-5, 1 R||1: 2B, 2: F9, 5: F8, 8: F4, 9: G3|
|(1B)||Uchikawa, Seiichi||2-for-4||1: G4, 3: 2B, 5: G4, 8: 1B|
|(DH)||Murata, Shuichi||1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI||1: 1B, 3: SO, 5: SO, 8: SO|
|(2B)||Castillo, Jose||1-for-3||1: 1B, 3: SO, 6: SO|
|2B||Yamazaki, Noriharu||1-for-1||8: 1B|
|(CF)||Kinjo, Tatsuhiko||1-for-4, 1 RBI||1: 1B, 3: G4, 6: G3, 8: G6|
|(RF)||Ide, Shotaro||2-for-4||1: SO, 4: 2B, 6: G4, 9: 1B|
|(3B)||Fujita, Kazuya||1-for-2||2: G6, 4: S2, 7: 1B, 9: S1|
|(C)||Takeyama, Shingo||1-for-3||2: 1B, 4: SO, 7: DP|
|PH||Naito, Yuta||0-for-1||9: SO|
|Oka, Tomokazu||6 2/3||113||29||27||7||1||5||1||0||1||0||0||2||2||3.000|
|Sanada, Hiroki, L||1 1/3||23||7||6||2||0||0||1||0||0||2||0||1||1||3.989|
Hitting (LOB: 9, DP: 0)
|(2B)||Kataoka, Yasuyuki||1-for-4||1: G4, 3: G6, 5: F4, 7: 1B (SB)|
|(3B)||Hara, Takuya||1-for-4||1: 1B, 3: G5, 5: F3, 7: G6|
|(SS)||Nakajima, Hiroyuki||1-for-4, 1 R||1: SO, 3: G5, 6: 2B, 7: G5|
|(CF)||Kuriyama, Takumi||1-for-4||1: 1B, 4: E4, 6: F9, 8: G4|
|(DH)||Brown, Dee||0-for-4||1: F7, 4: f5, 6: F6, 8: F9|
|(C)||Uemoto, Tatsuyuki||2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: BB, 4: SO, 6: 1B, 8: 1B|
|(LF)||Osaki, Yutaro||0-for-3||2: SO, 4: G6, 6: SO|
|PH-LF||Oshima, Hiroyuki||1-for-1||8: 1B|
|(1B)||Ishii, Yoshihito||2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: G1, 5: 1B, 7: HR, 8: IBB|
|(RF)||Saito, Shogo||0-for-1||2: SO, 5: S3|
|PH-RF||Takayama, Hisashi||0-for-2||7: F9, 8: G4|
|Wakui, Hideaki, W||8||145||33||32||10||0||10||0||0||1||1||0||2||2||3.066|
|Sikorski, Brian, S||1||25||5||4||2||0||1||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||1.459|
Top of the 1st - 2 runs, 4 hits
Wakui on the mound for Seibu
Ishikawa strikes out swinging. Shimozono hits a double to center. Uchikawa grounds out to second, runner on third. Murata hits an RBI single to right, runner on first. Castillo hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Kinjo hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and third. Kinjo advances to second on wild pitch, runners on second and third. Ide strikes out looking.
Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Oka on the mound for Yokohama
Nakajima hits a double to left. Kuriyama flies out to right. Brown flies out to short. Uemoto hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Osaki strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Oka on the mound for Yokohama
Defense: Yamazaki takes over at second.
Y. Ishii hits a solo homer. Takayama, pinch-hitting for Saito, flies out to right. Kataoka hits an infield single and steals second. Hara grounds out to short, runner on third.
Pitching change: Sanada in for Oka.
Nakajima grounds out to third.
Bottom of the 8th - 1 run, 2 hits
Sanada on the mound for Yokohama
Kuriyama grounds out to second. Brown flies out to right. Uemoto hits a single to left. Oshima enters the game as a pinch-hitter Osaki. Runner advances to second on wild pitch. Oshima hits a single to left, runners on first and third. A runner scores on a wild pitch, runner on second. Y. Ishii gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second. Takayama grounds out to second.
Bottom of the 1st
Kataoka grounds out to second. Hara hits a single to center. Nakajima strikes out swinging. Kuriyama hits an infield single, runners on first and second. Brown flies out to left.
Top of the 3rd
Uchikawa hits a double to left. Murata strikes out swinging. Castillo strikes out looking. Kinjo grounds out to second.
Top of the 4th
Ide hits a double to center and advances to third on a sac bunt by Fujita. Takeyama strikes out swinging. Ishikawa strikes out looking.
Bottom of the 5th
Y. Ishii hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Saito. Kataoka flies out to second. Hara flies out to first.
Top of the 8th
Shimozono flies out to second. Uchikawa hits a single to left. Murata strikes out swinging. Yamazaki hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Kinjo grounds out to short.
Top of the 9th
Ide hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Fujita. Naito, pinch-hitting for Takeyama, strikes out swinging. Ishikawa hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Ishikawa steals second, runners on second and third. Shimozono grounds out to first.
The Lions won the Inter-league series, 3-1.
The Lions stopped a 3-game losing streak and are now 13 games above 500. ...The Bay Stars are 1-4 over their last 5 games. They are now 9 games under 500. ... Wakui (SEI) won his second straight start and improved to 7-3. This was also Wakui's 16th career Inter-league victory -- that puts him in a first place tie with Tsuyoshi Wada (SOF) on the All-time list. Sikorski (SEI) saved his 18th game of the year. ... Sanada (YOK) got the loss for Yokohama and evened his record to 2-2.