Seibu Lions vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ Chiba Marine Stadium - 18:15
Attendance: 12845 | Lotte leads series, 6-4-0 | Time: 3:12
Potential Starters: Hideaki Wakui (SEI) 10-3, 2.77 - Yoshihisa Naruse (LOT) 7-7, 3.40
Hitting (LOB: 5, DPs in: 9th)
|(2B)||Kataoka, Yasuyuki||1-for-4||1: 2B, 3: f5, 6: 振逃, 8: F4|
|(CF)||Kuriyama, Takumi||2-for-3, 1 R||1: S1, 3: G5, 6: 1B, 9: 1B|
|(SS)||Nakajima, Hiroyuki||0-for-4||1: F2, 4: F8, 6: SO, 9: F8|
|(DH)||Brown, Dee||1-for-4||1: SO, 4: G5, 6: F7, 9: 1B|
|(RF)||Takayama, Hisashi||1-for-4, 1 RBI||2: G4, 4: SO, 7: SO, 9: 1B|
|(1B)||Hirao, Hiroshi||0-for-4||2: G6, 5: F7, 7: F9, 9: DP|
|(LF)||Sato, Tomoaki||0-for-3||2: E5, 5: SO, 7: G3|
|(3B)||Kurose, Haruki||0-for-2||2: SO, 5: SO|
|PH-3B||Hara, Takuya||0-for-1||8: SO|
|(C)||Hosokawa, Toru||0-for-2||3: G1, 6: F8|
|PH-C||Noda, Kosuke||0-for-1||8: SO|
|Wakui, Hideaki, L||7||131||35||31||11||0||4||2||0||2||0||0||5||4||2.903|
Hitting (LOB: 10, DP: 0)
|(SS)||Nishioka, Tsuyoshi||2-for-5, 1 R||1: 1B, 3: F8, 5: 1B, 6: F9, 8: G6|
|(3B)||Imae, Toshiaki||0-for-4||1: S1, 3: F8, 5: G1, 7: F7, 8: SO|
|(2B)||Iguchi, Tadahito||0-for-4, 1 R||1: SO, 3: E4, 5: F4, 7: SO, 8: BB|
|(1B)||Kim, Tae-Kyun||3-for-5, 2 R, 2 RBI||1: F8, 3: G6, 6: 1B, 7: 1B, 8: 2B|
|(LF)||Omatsu, Shoitsu||2-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: F8, 4: SO, 6: 1B, 7: 3B, 8: F8|
|(RF)||Omura, Saburo||0-for-2||2: G5, 4: F7, 6: S5, 7: BB|
|(DH)||Fukuura, Kazuya||3-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: 1B, 4: 2B, 6: IBB, 7: 2B|
|(C)||Matoba, Naoki||0-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: SO, 4: F7, 6: G5, 7: F6|
|(CF)||Okada, Yoshifumi||3-for-4, 2 RBI||3: 1B (SB), 5: G5, 6: 2B, 8: 1B|
|Naruse, Yoshihisa, W||9||131||33||32||5||0||10||0||0||1||1||0||1||1||3.212|
Bottom of the 6th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Wakui on the mound for Seibu
Kim hits a single to left. Omatsu hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Saburo hist a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Fukuura gets an intentional walk to load the bases. Matoba drives in a run with a ground out to third, runners advance to second and third on a throwing error (E5). Okada hits a 2-run double to left, runner on second. Nishioka flies out to right.
Bottom of the 7th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Wakui on the mound for Seibu
Imae flies out to left. Iguchi strikes out looking. Kim hits a single to right. Omatsu hits an RBI triple to right, runner on third. Saburo walks, runners on first and third. Fukuura hits an RBI double to right, runners on second and third. Matoba flies out to short.
Bottom of the 8th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Y. Okamoto on the mound for Seibu
Defense: Hara takes over at third; Noda is the new catcher.
Okada hits a single to center. Nishioka grounds out to short, runner on first. Imae strikes out looking. Iguchi walks, runners on first and second. Kim clears the bases with a 2-run double to right, runner on second. Omatsu flies out to center.
Top of the 9th - 1 run, 3 hits
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
Defense: Heiuchi takes over at first.
Kuriyama hits a single to center. Nakajima flies out to center. Brown hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Takayama hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Hirao hits into a double play.
Top of the 1st
Kataoka hits a double to right and advances to third on a sac bunt by Kuriyama. Nakajima pops out to the catcher. Brown strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 1st
Nishioka hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Imae. Iguchi strikes out swinging. Kim flies out to center.
Bottom of the 3rd
Okada hits a single to center. Nishioka flies out to center. Imae flies out to center. Okada steals second. Iguchi reaches on a fielding error (E4), runners on first and third. Kim grounds out to short.
Bottom of the 4th
Omatsu strikes out looking. Saburo flies out to left. Fukuura hits a double to right, runner on second. Matoba flies out to left.
Bottom of the 5th
Okada grounds out to third. Nishioka hits an infield single. Imae grounds out to the pitcher, runner on second. Iguchi flies out to second.
Top of the 6th
Hosokawa flies out to center. Kataoka reaches on a dropped third strike. Kuriyama hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Nakajima strikes out swinging. Brown flies out to left.
The Marines won their third straight game and are now 41-31-2 (2nd place). ... The Lions dropped their fourth consecutive game and are now 45-33-0 (1st place). This is the Lions first 4-game losing streak of the season.
Naruse (LOT) stopped a personal 2-game losing streak with his 8th victory (and 5th complete game) of the year. Naruse is now 8-7. ... Wakui's (SEI) personal 5-game winning streak came to an end with his 4th loss of the year. Wakui is now 10-4.