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Hanshin Tigers 13 – Hiroshima Carp 7 (June 22, 2010)

by on Jun.22, 2010 @ 4:02 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hanshin Tigers vs Hiroshima Carp @ Yonago Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Hanshin 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 6 13 17 1
Hiroshima 0 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 7 11 1

Attendance: 14327 | Hanshin leads series, 6-2-0 | Time: 4:19

Potential Starters: Tsuyoshi Shimoyanagi (HAN) 4-4, 3.06 - Eric Stults (HIR) 3-3, 4.50

Hanshin

Hitting (LOB: 12, DPs in: 9th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Toritani, Takashi 3-for-5, 2 R, 1 RBI 1: G3, 2: HBP, 4: 2B, 6: L8, 8: 1B, 10: 1B, 11: IBB
(2B) Hirano, Keiichi 1-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B, 2: SO, 4: G3, 6: G4
PH Sekimoto, Kentaro 1-for-1, 2 RBI 8: 3B
P Kubota, Tomoyuki 0-for-0
PH Asai, Ryo 1-for-1 10: 1B
P Fujikawa, Kyuji 0-for-0
PH-2B Saka, Katsuhiko 0-for-0, 1 R 11: HBP
(CF-LF) Murton, Matt 1-for-4, 1 R, 4 RBI 1: BB, 3: G6, 4: G4, 7: BB, 8: BB, 10: G6, 11: HR
(3B) Arai, Takahiro 1-for-7, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 3: G3, 5: F7, 7: SO, 8: F8, 10: F4, 11: F5
(1B) Brazell, Craig 3-for-6, 2 R, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: HR, 5: 1B, 7: L4, 9: 1B, 11: G6
(C) Jojima, Kenji 2-for-6, 2 R, 2 RBI 1: G6, 3: 1B, 5: HR, 7: L5, 9: F3, 11: E6
(LF) Lin, Wei-Chu 0-for-4 2: SO, 3: f3, 5: G3, 8: F8
CF Fujikawa, Shunsuke 0-for-1 9: DP, 11: S3
(RF) Sakurai, Kodai 2-for-4, 3 R 2: 1B, 4: BB, 5: SO, 8: 1B, 10: F9, 11: BB
(P) Shimoyanagi, Tsuyoshi 0-for-0 2: S3, 4: S1
PH Takahashi, Mitsunobu 0-for-1 6: F9
P Watanabe, Ryo 0-for-0
P Nishimura, Ken 0-for-0
PH Kanemoto, Tomoaki 0-for-1 8: f5
2B Maeda, Yamato 1-for-1 10: 1B
PH Hiyama, Shinjiro 1-for-1, 1 R, 2 RBI 11: 2B
P Uezono, Keiji 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Shimoyanagi, Tsuyoshi 5 83 22 19 6 1 3 1 0 2 1 0 4 2 3.109
Watanabe, Ryo 0/3 13 4 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 3 2.057
Nishimura, Ken 2 19 7 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.042
Kubota, Tomoyuki, H 2 22 7 6 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5.667
Fujikawa, Kyuji, W 1 15 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.161
Uezono, Keiji 1 15 4 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.772
11 167 47 40 11 1 8 4 0 3 1 0 7 5

Hiroshima

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

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 3-for-6, 2 RBI 1: 1B, 3: F9, 4: 1B (CS), 6: 2B, 9: F8, 11: F9
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 2-for-5, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: S1, 3: HR, 5: F9, 6: F4, 9: 1B, 11: f9
(LF) Shima, Shigenobu 2-for-4 1: G4, 3: 2B, 5: SO, 7: 1B
PR-LF Kimura, Shogo 0-for-0 9: S5
(1B) Huber, Justin 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: f3, 5: F8, 7: L4
1B Yamamoto, Yoshihiko 0-for-1 9: SO
(RF) Hirose, Jun 1-for-5, 1 R 2: SO, 3: F8, 6: 1B, 7: L4, 10: SO
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 1-for-5, 1 R 2: F9, 4: E5 (SB), 6: 1B, 7: F9, 10: SO
(3B) Kokubo, Tetsuya 2-for-4, 2 R 2: 1B, 4: 2B, 6: BB, 8: F4, 10: G1
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 0-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: F9, 4: G6, 6: BB, 8: F8, 11: SO
(P) Otake, Kan 0-for-0, 1 R, 2 RBI 3: BB, 4: S2
P Oshima, Takayuki 0-for-0
PH Maeda, Tomonori 0-for-1 6: DP
P Ueno, Hirofumi 0-for-0
P Hiroike, Koji 0-for-0
P Bale, John 0-for-0
PH Ishii, Takuro 0-for-1 8: SO
P Saito, Yuki 0-for-0
P Umetsu, Tomohiro 0-for-0
PH Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-0 11: BB

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Otake, Kan 5 105 26 21 8 2 4 2 1 2 0 0 5 5 5.000
Oshima, Takayuki 1 8 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.857
Ueno, Hirofumi, H 1 1/3 23 6 5 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 5.625
Hiroike, Koji 1/3 8 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 27.000
Bale, John 1/3 9 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.635
Saito, Yuki, H 2 1/3 22 10 10 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.686
Umetsu, Tomohiro, L 2/3 25 8 4 2 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 6 0 3.857
11 200 58 47 17 3 5 6 2 3 0 0 13 7

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Otake on the mound for Hiroshima
Toritani grounds out to first.  Hirano hits a single to right.  Murton walks, runners on first and second.  Arai hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and third.  Brazell strikes out swinging.  Jojima grounds out to short.

Top of the 3rd - 1 run, 2 hits
Otake on the mound for Hiroshima
Murton grounds out to short.  Arai grounds out to first.  Brazell hits a solo homer.  Jojima hits a single to right.  Lin fouls out to first.

Bottom of the 3rd - 2 runs, 2 hits
Shimoyanagi on the mound for Hanshin
Otake walks.  Higashide flies out to right.  Soyogi hits a 2-run homer.  Shima hits a double to right and advances to third on a wild pitch.  Huber fouls out to first.  Hirose flies out to center.

Top of the 4th - 1 run, 1 hit
Otake on the mound for Hiroshima
Sakurai walks and advances to second on sac bunt by Shimoyanagi.  Toritani hits an RBI double to right, runner on second.  Hirano grounds out to first, runner on third.  Murton grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 4th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Shimoyanagi on the mound for Hanshin
Akamatsu reaches on a fielding error (E5) and steals second.  Kokubo hits a double to center, runners on second and third.  Ishihara grounds out to short.  Otake pulls off a 2-run squeeze bunt.  Higashide hits a single to right and gets thrown out trying to steal second.

Top of the 5th - 2 runs 2 hits
Otake on the mound for Hiroshima
Arai flies out to left.  Brazell hits a single to right.  Jojima hits a 2-run homer.  Lin grounds out to first.  Sakurai strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 6th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Watanabe on the mound for Hanshin
Hirose hits a single to right.  Akamatsu hits a single to center, runners on first and third.  Kokubo walks to load the bases.  Ishihara walks in a run, bases loaded.  T. Maeda enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Oshima.
Pitching change: Nishimura in for Watanabe.
T. Maeda grounds into a double play, runners on second and third.  Higashide hits a 2-run single to center and advances to second on the throw.  Soyogi flies out to right.

Top of the 8th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Ueno on the mound for Hiroshima
Defense: Y. Yamamoto takes over at first; Kimura takes over in left.
Lin flies out to center.  Sakurai hits a single to center.  Kanemoto enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Nishimura.
Pitching change: Hiroike in for Ueno.
Kanemoto fouls out to third.  Toritani hits a single to right, runners on first and third.
Pitching change: Bale in for Hiroike.
Sekimoto, pinch-hitting for Hirano, clears the bases with a 2-run triple to center, runner on third.  Murton walks, runners on first and third.  Arai flies out to center.

Top of the 11th - 6 runs, 2 hits
Saito on the mound for Hiroshima
Brazell grounds out to short.
Pitching change: Umetsu in for Saito.
Jojima reaches on a fielding error, runner on first.  S. Fujikawa hits a sac bunt, runner on second.  Sakurai walks, runners on first and second.  Hiyama, pinch-hitting for Yamato, clears the bases with a 2-run double to center, runner on second.  Toritani gets intentionally walked, runners on first and second.  Saka, pinch-hitting for Fujikawa, gets hit by a pitch, bases loaded.  Murton hits a grand slam.  Arai flies out to third.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 1st
Higashide hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Soyogi.  Shima grounds out to second, runner on third.  Huber strikes out swinging.

Top of the 2nd
Lin strikes out swinging.  Sakurai hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Shimoyanagi.  Toritani gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second.  Hirano strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 9th
Higashide flies out to center.  Soyogi hits an infield single and advances to second on a sac bunt by Kimura.  Y. Yamamoto strikes out swinging.

Top of the 10th
Sakurai flies out to right.  Yamato hits a single to right.  Toritani reaches on a bunt single, runners on first and second.  Asai, pinch-hitting for Kubota, hits a single to left, bases loaded.  Murton grounds out to short, bases remain loaded.  Arai flies out to second.

Notes

The Tigers are 3-2 over their last 5 games and are now 34-27-1 (2nd place). ... The Carp lost their second straight game and are now 26-36-2 (4th place).

Fujikawa (HAN) picked up the win and improved to 3-1. ... Uemtsu (HAN) suffered his first loss of the season and is now 0-1.

Brazell (HAN) has now hit a homer in five straight games, including two on Sunday.  The last Hanshin player to do that was Akinobu Mayumi in 1986. ... Murton (HAN) hit his second grand slam of the year.

Home runs
HAN: Brazell (23), Jojima (11), Murton (9)
HIR: Soyogi (6)