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Orix Buffaloes 1 – Softbank Hawks 3 (July 3, 2010)

by on Jul.03, 2010 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Orix Buffaloes vs Softbank Hawks @ Yahoo Dome - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Orix 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
Softbank 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 X 3 6 0

Attendance: 31365 | Softbank leads series, 6-4-1 | Time: 2:51

Potential Starters: Satoshi Komatsu (ORI) 4-3, 2.98 - Tsuyoshi Wada (SOF) 10-4, 3.39

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Sakaguchi, Tomotaka 1-for-4 1: SO, 3: 1B, 5: F4, 8: SO
(RF) Arakane, Hisao 0-for-3 1: G6, 3: BB, 6: G6, 8: SO
(2B) Goto, Mitsutaka 1-for-4 1: SO, 3: SO, 6: F9, 9: 1B
(1B) Cabrera, Alex 1-for-4, 1 R 2: 1B, 3: F8, 6: G4, 9: SO
(LF) Okada, Takahiro 1-for-4 2: 2B, 4: SO, 7: SO, 9: L4
(DH) Kitagawa, Hirotoshi 1-for-3, 1 RBI 2: S7, 4: F9, 7: 1B, 9: G6
(3B) Baldiris, Aarom 0-for-3 2: G6, 4: SO, 7: F8
(C) Hidaka, Takeshi 0-for-3 2: SO, 5: SO, 7: F5
(SS) Yamasaki, Koji 0-for-2 3: G5, 5: SO
PH Akada, Shogo 0-for-1 8: SO
SS Shiozaki, Makoto 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Komatsu, Satoshi, L 8 140 32 30 6 2 6 2 0 0 1 0 3 3 3.036
8 140 32 30 6 2 6 2 0 0 1 0 3 3

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 5, DPs in: 1st)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 1-for-4 1: 1B (BrO), 3: F7, 5: F8, 7: F6
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 0-for-4 1: F2, 3: G4, 5: F6, 8: G5
(LF) Ortiz, Jose 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 2B, 3: G3, 6: F6, 8: HR
1B Morimoto, Satoru 0-for-0
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 0-for-3 1: f2, 4: BB, 6: SO, 8: F9
(1B) Petagine, Roberto 0-for-4 2: F7, 4: f2, 6: SO, 8: SO
CF Kidokoro, Ryuma 0-for-0
(DH) Matsunaka, Nobuhiko 0-for-3 2: F9, 4: F9, 7: F8
(3B) Matsuda, Nobuhiro 1-for-2, 1 R 2: 1B (SB), 4: SO, 7: BB
(CF-LF) Hasegawa, Yuya 1-for-3 2: SO, 5: G3, 7: 1B
(C) Tanoue, Hidenori 1-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI 3: HR, 5: 振逃, 7: G6

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Wada, Tsuyoshi, W 7 106 26 24 4 0 9 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.236
Falkenborg, Brian, H 1 16 3 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.509
Mahara, Takahiro, S 1 17 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.350
9 139 33 31 5 0 13 1 0 0 1 0 1 1

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Wada on the mound for Softbank
Cabrera hits a single to center.  T-Okada hits a double to right, runners on second and third.  Kitagawa hits a sac fly, runner on second.  Baldiris grounds out to short.  Hidaka strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 1 hit
Komatsu on the mound for Orix
Tanoue hits a solo homer.  Kawasaki flies out to left.  Honda grounds out to second.  Otriz grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 7th - 1 run, 1 hit
Komatsu on the mound for Orix
Matsunaka flies out to center.  Matsuda walks.  Hasegawa hits a single to right, runners on first and third.  Tanoue drives in a run with a ground out to short, runner on first.  Kawasaki flies out to short.

Bottom of the 8th - 1 run, 1 hit
Komatsu on the mound for Orix
Defense: Shiozaki takes over at short.
Honda grounds out to third.  Ortiz hits a solo homer.  Tamura flies out to right.  Petagine strikes out swinging.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 1st
Kawasaki hits a single to left.  Honda pop outs on a bunt attempt and Kawasaki is doubled off first.  Ortiz hits a double to right.  Tamura fouls out to the catcher.

Bottom of the 2nd
Petagine flies out to left.  Matsunaka flies out to right.  Matsuda hits a single to center and steals second.  Hasegawa strikes out swinging.

Top of the 3rd
K. Yamasaki grounds out to third.  Sakaguchi hits an infield single.  Arakane walks, runners on first and second.  Goto strikes out looking.  Cabrera flies out to center.

Top of the 9th
Goto hits an infield single and advances to second on a wild pitch.  Cabrera strikes out swinging.  T-Okada lines out to second.  Kitagawa grounds out to short.

Notes

The Hawks ended a 3-game losing streak and are now 42-35-3 (3rd place). ... The Buffaloes 4-game winning streak came to an end.  They are now 38-37-1 (4th place).

Wada (SOF) won his second start in a row and is now 11-4.  The 11 wins is currently tops in either league.  Mahara (SOF) notched his 18th save of the year. ... Komatsu (ORI) tossed a complete game loss and is now 4-4.

Home runs
SOF: Tanoue (3), Ortiz (19)