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Hanshin Tigers 6 – Yokohama Bay Stars 14 (June 20, 2010)

by on Jun.20, 2010 @ 4:30 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hanshin Tigers vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 13:30

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hanshin 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 6 13 1
Yokohama 2 1 0 3 2 3 3 0 0x 14 18 0

Attendance: 20109 | Hanshin leads series, 4-3-0 | Time: 3:27

Potential Starters: Casey Fossum (HAN) 2-2, 3.88 - Daisuke Miura (YOK) 3-4, 5.76

Hanshin

Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 6th, 7th, 9th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Toritani, Takashi 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: HR, 2: BB, 4: SO, 6: BB, 8: F8
(2B) Hirano, Keiichi 1-for-4 1: L4, 2: 1B, 5: G4, 6: BB, 8: F7
(CF) Murton, Matt 1-for-4, 1 R 1: G4, 2: L4, 5: 1B, 6: DP, 9: BB
(3B) Arai, Takahiro 1-for-4 1: BB, 3: 2B, 5: F9, 7: f2, 9: DP
(1B) Brazell, Craig 4-for-5, 2 R, 3 RBI 1: 1B, 3: F7, 5: HR, 7: 1B, 9: HR
(C) Jojima, Kenji 1-for-4 1: F8, 3: G5, 5: 2B, 7: DP
C Komiyama, Shinji 0-for-1 9: G5
(LF) Lin, Wei-Chu 2-for-4, 1 R 2: G4, 3: F7, 5: 1B, 8: 2B
(RF) Sakurai, Kodai 1-for-3 2: 1B, 4: F8, 5: G6
PH Kanemoto, Tomoaki 1-for-1, 1 R, 2 RBI 8: HR
RF Maeda, Yamato 0-for-0
(P) Fossum, Casey 0-for-1 2: S2, 4: SO
P Tsutsui, Kazuya 0-for-0
P Uezono, Keiji 0-for-0
PH Saka, Katsuhiko 0-for-1 6: SO
P Kanemura, Satoru 0-for-0
PH Takahashi, Mitsunobu 0-for-1 8: SO
P Kubota, Tomoyuki 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Fossum, Casey, L 3 2/3 61 19 15 7 3 3 1 0 2 0 0 6 6 4.680
Tsutsui, Kazuya 2/3 13 4 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 6.632
Uezono, Keiji 2/3 23 4 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.857
Kanemura, Satoru 2 54 16 13 6 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 6 5 22.500
Kubota, Tomoyuki 1 22 5 4 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 6.120
8 173 48 40 18 4 5 5 0 2 1 0 14 13

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 10, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 2-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI 1: BB, 2: SO, 4: 2B, 6: G4, 7: 1B, 8: BB
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 2-for-5, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: S1, 3: F7, 4: G3, 6: 1B, 7: 2B, 8: G3
(1B) Uchikawa, Seiichi 3-for-5, 2 R, 3 RBI 1: HR, 3: G6, 5: 1B, 6: 1B, 7: G6
1B Yamazaki, Noriharu 0-for-1 8: SO
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-5, 1 R 1: F4, 3: F4, 5: G3, 6: G6, 7: F6
P Kobayashi, Futoshi 0-for-0
P Ejiri, Shintaro 0-for-0
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 4-for-4, 3 R, 5 RBI 1: 1B, 4: HR, 5: 1B, 6: HR, 7: BB
PR-CF Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-0
(CF-LF) Onishi, Hiroaki 2-for-3, 1 R 1: SO, 4: 1B, 5: 1B, 6: BB, 7: BB
(C) Takeyama, Shingo 1-for-4, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: S1, 5: 1B, 6: F7, 7: f3
(2B) Castillo, Jose 3-for-5, 3 R, 1 RBI 2: HR, 4: 1B, 5: F9, 7: E4, 8: 1B
(P) Shimizu, Naoyuki 0-for-2, 1 RBI 2: G6, 4: S9, 5: G4
P Sanada, Hiroki 0-for-0
PH-3B Fujita, Kazuya 1-for-2, 1 R 7: 1B, 8: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Shimizu, Naoyuki, W 5 1/3 111 29 24 9 2 3 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 4.091
Sanada, Hiroki 1 2/3 13 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.135
Kobayashi, Futoshi 1 19 5 5 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 4.447
Ejiri, Shintaro 1 11 4 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.857
9 154 42 36 13 4 4 5 0 1 0 0 6 6

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Shimizu on the mound for Yokohama
Toritani hits a solo homer. Hirano lines out to second. Murton grounds out to second. Arai walks. Brazell hits an infield single, runners on first and second. Jojima flies out to center.

Bottom of the 1st - 2 runs, 2 hits
Fossum on the mound for Hanshin
Shimozono walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Ishikawa. Uchikawa hits a 2-run homer. Murata flies out to second. Sledge hits a single to center. Onishi strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Fossum on the mound for Hanshin
Takeyama strikes out swinging. Castillo hits a solo homer. Shimizu grounds out to short. Shimozono strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 4th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Fossum on the mound for Hanshin
Sledge hits a solo homer. Onishi hits an infield single and advances to second on a sac bunt by Takeyama. Castillo hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Shimizu hits a sac fly to right, runner on first. Shimozono hits an RBI double to left, runner on second.
Pitching change: Tsutsui in for Fossum.
Ishikawa grounds out to first.

Top of the 5th - 2 runs, 4 hits
Shimizu on the mound for Yokohama
Hirano grounds out to second. Murton hits an infield single. Arai flies out to right. Brazell hits a 2-run homer. Jojima hits a double to center, runner on second. Lin hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Sakurai grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 5th - 2 runs, 4 hits
Tsutsui on the mound for Hanshin
Uchikawa hits a single to left. Murata grounds out to first, runner on second. Sledge hits an RBI single to right, runner on first.
Pitching change: Uezono in for Tsutsui.
Onishi hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Takeyama hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and third. Castillo flies out to right. Shimizu grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 6th - 3 runs, 3 hits
S. Kanemura on the mound for Hanshin
Shimozono grounds out to second. Ishikawa hits a single to center. Uchikawa hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Murata grounds out to short, runners on first and third. Sledge hits a 3-run homer. Onishi walks. Takeyama flies out to left.

Bottom of the 7th - 3 runs, 3 hits
S. Kanemura on the mound for Hanshin
Defense: Komiyama is the new catcher.
Castillo reaches on a throwing error, runner on first. Fujita, pinch-hitting for Sanada, hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Shimozono hits a single to center, bases loaded. Ishikawa hits a 2-run double to right, runners on second and third. Uchikawa drives in a run with a ground out to short, runner on second. Murata flies out to second. Sledge walks, runners on first and second. Kinjo enters the game as a pinch-runner for Sledge. Onishi walks to load the bases. Takeyama fouls out to first.

Top of the 8th - 2 runs, 2 hits
F. Kobayashi on the mound for Hanshin
Defense: Yamazaki takes over at first; Kinjo takes over at center; Onishi moves from center to left; Fujita takes over at third.
Lin hits a double to center. Kanemoto, pinch-hitting for Sakurai, hits a 2-run homer.  M. Takahashi, pinch-hitting for S. Kanemura, strikes out looking.  Toritani flies out to center.  Hirano flies out to left.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 1 hit
Ejiri on the mound for Yokohama
Murton walks.  Arai grounds into a double play.  Brazell hits a solo homer.  Komiyama grounds out to third.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 2nd
Lin grounds out to second. Sakurai hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Fossum. Toritani walks, runners on first and second. Hirano hits an infield single, bases loaded. Murton lines out to second.

Top of the 3rd
Arai hits a double to center.  Brazell flies out to left.  Jojima grounds out to third.  Lin flies out to  left.

Top of the 6th
Saka, pinch-hitting for Uezono, strikes out swinging. Toritani walks. Hirano walks, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Sanada in for Shimizu.
Murton grounds into a double play.

Bottom of the 8th
Castillo hits an infield single.  Fujita strikes out swinging.  Runner advances to second on a wild pitch.  Shimozono walks, runners on first and second.  Ishikawa grounds out to first, runners on second and third.  Yamazaki strikes out looking.

Notes

The series ended in a 1-1 tie due to a rain-out on Friday.

The Bay Stars are 2-3 over their last 5 games and are now 23-39-0 (6th place). ... The Tigers are 3-2 over their last 5 games and are now 33-27-1 (2nd place).

Shimizu (YOK) stopped a personal 2-game losing streak and is now 7-5. ... Fossum (HAN) took the loss and is now 0-3 in 5 starts since his last victory on 5/15 (vs Rakuten).  He is 2-3.

Shimizu (YOK) picked up his 100th victory of his career. ... Kanemoto (HAN) hit his 449th homer of his career. ... Akinobu Mayumi is now 100-100-5 in his two years as manager of the Tigers.

Home runs
HAN: Toritani (7), Brazell (21, 22), Kanemoto (7)
YOK: Uchikawa (3), Castillo (6), Sledge (13, 14)