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Nippon Ham Fighters 3 – Chunichi Dragons 5 (June 16, 2010)

by on Jun.16, 2010 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Nippon Ham Fighters vs Chunichi Dragons @ Nagoya Dome - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Nippon Ham 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 9 0
Chunichi 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 X 5 6 1

Attendance: 6947 | Nippon Ham leads series, 3-1-0 | Time: 2:51

Potential Starters: Toshiyuki Yanuki (HAM) 0-1, 3.60 - Daisuke Yamai (CHU) 1-2, 9.53

Nippon Ham

Hitting (LOB: 8, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Tanaka, Kensuke 1-for-5, 1 R 1: SO, 2: F7, 5: 1B, 7: G4, 9: SO
(LF) Morimoto, Hichori 0-for-3, 1 R 1: HBP, 3: F9, 5: S1, 7: G1, 9: F8
(RF) Inaba, Atsunori 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 2B, 3: L6, 5: F8, 7: F7
(3B) Koyano, Eiichi 3-for-4 1: 1B, 3: F7, 5: 1B, 8: 1B
(CF) Itoi, Yoshio 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: G6, 4: 1B (SB), 5: SO, 8: F1
(1B) Nioka, Tomohiro 0-for-4 1: SO, 4: G3, 6: G6, 8: G6
P Miyanishi, Naoki 0-for-0
P Kato, Takeharu 0-for-0
(SS) Kaneko, Makoto 2-for-4 2: 三2, 4: G5, 6: 2B, 8: G6
(C) Tsuruoka, Shinya 0-for-2 2: G4, 4: IBB, 6: G5
PH Imanami, Takahiro 0-for-0
PH Ugumori, Atsushi 0-for-1 9: G3
(P) Yanuki, Toshiyuki 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: G4, 6: SO
P Ishii, Yuya 0-for-0
P Tateyama, Yoshinori 0-for-0
1B Takaguchi, Takayuki 1-for-1 9: 2B

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yanuki, Toshiyuki 6 1/3 83 23 20 2 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 3.176
Ishii, Yuya 0/3 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Tateyama, Yoshinori, H 1 13 4 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.588
Miyanishi, Naoki 1/3 7 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.157
Kato, Takeharu, L 1/3 7 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 3.600
8 112 33 29 6 1 5 3 0 0 0 0 5 5

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 4, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 1-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B (SB), 3: SO, 6: F8, 8: G1
(CF) Oshima, Yohei 1-for-4, 1 R 1: G3, 4: F8, 6: G6, 8: 1B
(3B) Morino, Masahiko 0-for-2, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: S8, 4: G6, 7: BB, 8: F5
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 1-for-3, 1 R 1: SO, 4: F6, 7: BB (BrO), 8: 1B
(1B) Blanco, Tony 1-for-4, 1 R, 3 RBI 2: F7, 5: SO, 7: F3, 8: HR
2B Iwasaki, Tatsuro 0-for-0
(RF) Nomoto, Kei 2-for-4, 1 RBI 2: F7, 5: 1B, 7: 2B, 8: F8
(2B) Donoue, Naomichi 0-for-3 2: F4, 5: f2, 7: G6
1B Arai, Ryota 0-for-0
(C) Oyama, Keiji 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: F6
PH Fujii, Atsushi 0-for-0 7: BB
C Tanishige, Motonobu 0-for-0
(P) Yamai, Daisuke 0-for-1 3: G1
PH Nakagawa, Hiroki 0-for-1 6: G6
P Shimizu, Akinobu 0-for-0
PH Kuramoto, Hidenori 0-for-1 7: SO
P Asao, Takuya 0-for-0
P Iwase, Hitoki 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yamai, Daisuke 6 100 27 24 7 0 5 1 1 1 1 0 3 2 7.826
Shimizu, Akinobu 1 13 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.970
Asao, Takuya, W 1 16 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.956
Iwase, Hitoki, S 1 11 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.746
9 140 38 35 9 0 6 1 1 1 1 0 3 2

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 1st - 2 runs, 2 hits
Yamai on the mound for Chunichi
Tanaka strikes out looking.  Morimoto gets hit by a pitch.  Inaba hits an RBI double to left, runner on second.  Koyano hits an infield single, runners on first and third.  Itoi drives in a run with a ground out to short, runner on first.  Nioka strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 1st - 2 run, 1 hit
Yanuki on the mound for Nippon Ham
Araki hits a single to center and steals second.  Oshima grounds out to first, runner on third.  Morino hits a sac fly to center.  Wada strikes out swinging.

Top of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Yamai on the mound for Chunichi
Tanaka hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Morimoto.  A wild pitch and a bad throw (E1) allows a run to score.  Inaba flies out to center.  Koyano hits a single to left.  Itoi strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 7th - 1 run, 1 hit
Yanuki on the mound for Nippon Ham
Morino walks.  Wada walks, runners on first and second.  Blanco flies out to first.
Pitching change: Ishii in for Yanuki.
Nomoto hits an RBI double to right, runners on second and third.
Pitching change: Tateyama in for Ishii.
N. Donoue hits a grounder to short, Wada gets thrown out trying to score, runners on first and third.  Fujii, pinch-hitting for Oyama, walks to load the bases.  Hidenori, pinch-hitting for A. Shimizu, strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 8th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Tateyama on the mound for Nippon Ham
Araki grounds out to the pitcher.
Pitching change: Miyanishi in for Tateyama.
Defense: Takaguchi takes over at first.
Oshima hits an infield single.  Morino flies out to third.
Pitching change: T. Kato in for Miyanishi.
Wada hits a single to left, runners on first and third.  Blanco hits a 3-run homer.  Nomoto flies out to center.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 2nd
M. Kaneko hits a double to left.  Tsuruoka grounds out to second, runner on third.  Yanuki strikes out swinging.  Tanaka flies out to left.

Top of the 4th
Itoi hits a single to center and steals second.  Nioka grounds out to first, runner on third.  M. Kaneko grounds out to third.  Tsuruoka gets an intentional walk, runners on first and third.  Yanuki grounds out to second.

Top of the 6th
Nioka grounds out to short.  M. Kaneko hits a double to center.  Tsuruoka grounds out to third.  Yanuki strikes out looking.

Top of the 9th
Ugumori, pinch-hitting for Imanami, grounds out to first.  Takaguchi hits a double to left.  Tanaka strikes out swinging.  Morimoto flies out to center.

Notes

The Fighters took the Inter-league series, 3-1.

The Dragons stopped a 2-game losing streak and are now 31-31-1 (3rd place). ... The Fighters are 3-2 over their last 5 games and are now 26-36-2 (6th place).

Asao (CHU) got the win in relief and improved to 5-2 on the year.  Iwase (CHU) picked up his 16th save of the season and 250th save of his career. ... T. Kato (HAM) recorded his first loss of the season and first loss since joining the Fighters.

Iwase (CHU) became the 3rd player in NPB history to save 250 games.

Only 6947 were on hand at the game, the lowest attendance figure since the Dome opened in 1997.