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Hiroshima Carp 1 – Chunichi Dragons 3 (June 25, 2010)

by on Jun.25, 2010 @ 4:02 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Carp vs Chunichi Dragons @ Nagoya Dome - 18:00

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

Attendance: 31018 | Hiroshima leads series, 6-4-0 | Time: 2:25

Potential Starters: Kenta Maeda (HIR) 9-2, 1.46 - Kenichi Nakata (CHU) 1-2, 5.00

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 2, DPs in: 1st)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 2-for-4 1: 1B (BrO), 4: 1B, 6: G6, 9: SO
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 1-for-3, 1 R 1: SO, 4: S3, 7: 1B (SB), 9: SO
(LF) Shima, Shigenobu 0-for-3 1: L1, 4: G1, 7: f2
PH Yamamoto, Yoshihiko 0-for-1 9: F5
(1B) Huber, Justin 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: G4, 7: F3
(RF) Hirose, Jun 1-for-3, 1 RBI 2: F8, 5: F9, 7: 1B
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 0-for-3 2: F6, 5: G5, 7: G5
(3B) Ishii, Takuro 0-for-3 3: G6, 5: F7, 8: G6
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 0-for-3 3: F8, 6: G1, 8: G6
(P) Maeda, Kenta 0-for-2 3: SO, 6: SO
PH Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-1 8: F5
P Ueno, Hirofumi 0-for-0
P Hiroike, Koji 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Maeda, Kenta, L 7 94 26 24 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 3 3 1.602
Ueno, Hirofumi 2/3 11 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4.655
Hiroike, Koji 1/3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13.500
8 106 30 27 5 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 3 3

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 3, DPs in: 3rd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 0-for-3 1: SO, 3: G4, 5: G5, 8: S1
(CF) Fujii, Atsushi 1-for-4, 1 R 1: G4, 4: 1B (SB), 6: G3, 8: G5
(3B) Morino, Masahiko 0-for-4 1: G6, 4: SO, 6: F8, 8: F7
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 1-for-2, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: BB, 4: G1, 6: HR
(1B) Blanco, Tony 1-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: F8, 4: HR, 6: F4
(RF) Nomoto, Kei 1-for-3 2: F7, 4: 1B, 7: G3
(2B) Donoue, Naomichi 0-for-3 2: F9, 4: F8, 7: G1
2B Iwasaki, Tatsuro 0-for-0
(C) Tanishige, Motonobu 0-for-2 3: HBP, 5: G3, 7: F4
(P) Yoshimi, Kazuki 0-for-2 3: DP, 5: F8
PH Donoue, Takehiro 1-for-1 8: 1B
PR Nakagawa, Hiroki 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
Yoshimi, Kazuki, W 8 91 27 26 4 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3.259
Iwase, Hitoki, S 1 14 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.662
9 105 30 29 4 0 6 0 0 1 0 0 1 1

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 4th - 2 runs, 3 hits
K. Maeda on the mound for Hiroshima
Fujii hits a single to left.  Morino strikes out swinging as Fujii steals second.  Wada grounds out to the pitcher.  Blanco hits a 2-run homer.  Nomoto hits a single to left.  N. Donoue flies out to center.

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 1 hit
K. Maeda on the mound for Hiroshima
Fujii grounds out to first.  Morino flies out to center.  Wada hits a solo homer.  Blanco flies out to second.

Top of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Soyogi hits a single to left and steals second.  Shima fouls out to the catcher.  Huber flies out to first.  Hirose hits an RBI single to center, runner on first.  Akamatsu grounds out to third.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 4th
Higashide hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Soyogi.  Shima grounds out to the pitcher.  Huber grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 8th
T. Donoue, pinch-hitting for Yoshimi, hits a single to center.  Nakagawa enters the game as a pinch-runner for T. Donoue.  Araki hits a sac bunt, runner on second.  Fujii grounds out to third, runner on third.
Pitching change: Hiroike in for Ueno.
Morino flies out to left.

Notes

The Dragons are 3-2 over their last 5 games and are now 35-34-1 (3rd place). ... The Carp dropped their 4th straight game and are now 26-38-2 (4th place).

Yoshimi (CHU) got the win and after going 0-2 over his last three starts (his last win came on 5/12 vs Softbank).  Yoshimi is now 7-3.  Iwase (CHU) recorded his 20th save of the year. ... K. Maeda (HIR) could not win his 10th game as he dropped his 3rd game of the year.  K. Maeda is now 9-3.

Iwase (CHU) was presented with a Meikyukai blazer prior to the start of the game.

Home runs
CHU: Blanco (18), Wada (20)