Yokohama Bay Stars vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Attendance: 15937 | Yokohama leads series, 6-4-0 | Time: 3:11
Potential Starters: Stephen Randolph (YOK) 1-6, 5.33 - Giancarlo Alvarado (HIR) 1-4, 4.83
Hitting (LOB: 6, DP: 0)
|(RF)||Yoshimura, Yuki||0-for-4||1: F8, 3: SO, 5: F9, 8: SO|
|(SS)||Ishikawa, Takehiro||1-for-4||1: SO, 3: 1B (SB), 5: SO, 8: G4|
|(1B)||Uchikawa, Seiichi||1-for-4||1: F8, 3: G5, 6: f3, 9: 2B (BrO)|
|(3B)||Murata, Shuichi||1-for-4||2: G5, 4: 2B, 6: SO, 9: G4|
|(LF)||Sledge, Terrmel||0-for-2, 1 R||2: BB, 4: SO, 6: G4, 9: BB|
|(CF)||Kinjo, Tatsuhiko||1-for-3||2: 1B, 4: F8, 7: F9|
|PH||Fujita, Kazuya||0-for-1||9: G1|
|(C)||Takeyama, Shingo||0-for-2, 1 RBI||2: S3, 4: F9, 7: SO|
|PH||Hashimoto, Tasuku||0-for-1||9: F8|
|(2B)||Castillo, Jose||1-for-3||2: SO, 5: 1B, 7: G6|
|(P)||Randolph, Stephen||0-for-1||3: SO, 5: S1|
|PH||Onishi, Hiroaki||0-for-1||8: G3|
|Randolph, Stephen, L||7||128||28||20||1||0||7||5||1||2||1||0||2||2||5.006|
Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)
|(2B)||Higashide, Akihiro||0-for-4||1: G4, 3: G1, 5: F7, 7: G6|
|(SS)||Soyogi, Eishin||0-for-2, 1 R||1: G3, 3: BB (SB), 6: BB (SB), 8: f2|
|(CF)||Akamatsu, Masato||0-for-2, 1 RBI||1: F9, 3: S1, 6: S1, 8: G3|
|(LF)||Shima, Shigenobu||0-for-4||2: SO, 3: G6, 6: SO, 8: G4|
|(RF)||Hirose, Jun||0-for-2||2: HBP, 4: F7, 6: SO|
|(1B)||Huber, Justin||0-for-2||2: BB, 4: L6, 7: G5|
|(3B)||Kokubo, Tetsuya||0-for-2||2: f3, 4: G5, 7: BB|
|PR-3B||Kimura, Shogo||0-for-0, 1 R|
|(C)||Ishihara, Yoshiyuki||1-for-2, 1 RBI||2: BB, 5: SO, 7: 2B|
|(P)||Alvarado, Giancarlo||0-for-2||2: SO, 5: SO|
|PH-1B||Yamamoto, Yoshihiko||0-for-1||7: SO|
|Alvarado, Giancarlo, W||7||118||26||23||4||0||8||1||0||2||0||0||1||1||4.313|
|Oshima, Takayuki, H||1||12||3||3||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||4.821|
|Ueno, Hirofumi, S||1||27||5||4||1||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||3.553|
Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Alvarado on the mound for Hiroshima
Murata grounds out to third. Sledge walks. Kinjo hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Takeyama successfully executes a squeeze bunt, a run scores, runner on second. Castillo strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 0 hits
Randolph on the mound for Yokohama
Higashide grounds out to the pitcher. Soyogi walks, steals second, and advances to third on a wild pitch. Akamatsu successfully executes a squeeze bunt, a run scores. Shima grounds out to short.
Bottom of the 7th - 1 run, 1 hit
Randolph on the mound for Yokohama
Huber grounds out to third. Kokubo walks. Kimura enters the game as a pinch-runner for Kokubo. Ishihara hits an RBI double to right, runner on second. Y. Yamamoto, pinch-hitting for Alvarado, strikes out swinging. Higashide grounds out to short.
Bottom of the 2nd
Shima strikes out looking. Hirose gets hit by a pitch. Huber walks, runners on first and second. Kokubo fouls out to first. Ishihara walks to load the bases. Alvarado strikes out swinging.
Top of the 3rd
Randolph strikes out swinging. Yoshimura strikes out swinging. Ishikawa hits an infield single and steals second. Uchikawa grounds out to third.
Top of the 4th
Murata hits a double to center. Sledge strikes out swinging. Kinjo flies out to center, runner on third. Takeyama flies out to right.
Top of the 5th
Castillo hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Randolph. Yoshimura flies out to right, runner on third. Ishikawa strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 6th
Soyogi walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Akamatsu. Shima strikes out swinging. Soyogi steals third. Hirose strikes out swinging.
Top of the 9th
Uchikawa hits a double to left. Murata grounds out to second, runner on third. Sledge walks, runners on first and third. Nonaka enters the game as a pinch-runner for Sledge. Fujita enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Kinjo. Nonaka steals second, runners on second and third. Fujita hits a grounder to the pitcher, Uchikawa gets thrown out trying to score, runners on second and third. Hashimoto, pinch-hitting for Takeyama, flies out to center.
The Carp won their second game in a row and are now 29-41-2 (4th place). ... The Bay Stars lost their third straight game and are now 25-46-0 (6th place).
Alvarado (HIR) got the win and is now 2-4. Ueno (HIR) notched his first save of the year (and of his career). ... Randolph (YOK) dropped his seventh game of the year and is now 1-7.