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Hiroshima Carp 7 – Yomiuri Giants 8 (July 6, 2010)

by on Jul.06, 2010 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Carp vs Yomiuri Giants @ Iwaki Green Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hiroshima 0 2 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 7 13 0
Yomiuri 0 2 0 0 2 0 4 0 X 8 6 2

Attendance: 17821 | Yomiuri leads series, 9-1-0 | Time: 3:17

Potential Starters: Dioni Soriano (HIR) 0-1, 3.46 - Kentaro Nishimura (YOM) 4-5, 4.41

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 2nd, 4th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 1-for-4, 2 R 1: F8, 2: SO, 5: 1B, 6: SE, 8: SO
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 1-for-3 1: HBP, 3: 1B (CS), 5: S3, 6: F4, 8: G4
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 2-for-5, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: G5, 3: f2, 5: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: SO
(LF) Shima, Shigenobu 2-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: F8, 3: 1B, 5: HR, 6: F6
P Kishimoto, Hideki 0-for-0
P Hiroike, Koji 0-for-0
P Hayashi, Masaki 0-for-0
PH Maeda, Tomonori 0-for-1 9: f5
(RF) Hirose, Jun 2-for-5, 1 R 2: E6, 3: 1B, 5: 2B, 6: G5, 9: G6
(1B) Iwamoto, Takahiro 1-for-5, 1 R 2: 1B, 3: G4, 5: F4, 7: G4, 9: SO
(3B) Ishii, Takuro 1-for-3 2: 1B, 4: f3, 5: HBP, 7: F8
(C) Kura, Yoshikazu 3-for-4, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 5: F8, 7: 1B
(P) Soriano, Dioni 0-for-2 2: DP, 4: DP
PH-LF Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-1, 1 R 6: BB, 7: F8

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Soriano, Dioni 5 97 21 17 2 1 5 4 0 0 0 0 4 4 4.500
Kishimoto, Hideki, H 1 2/3 27 8 7 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 6.107
Hiroike, Koji, L 1/3 12 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 27.000
Hayashi, Masaki 1 19 4 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.765
8 155 36 30 6 2 6 6 0 0 1 0 8 8

Yomiuri

Hitting (LOB: 4, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F9, 3: SO, 5: 2B, 7: 2B
(CF) Matsumoto, Tetsuya 0-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F7, 3: SO, 5: G1, 7: BB
(3B) Ogasawara, Michihiro 1-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: BB, 3: F7, 5: G4, 7: 1B
(LF) Ramirez, Alex 1-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: F5, 4: G6, 6: G5, 7: HR
P Kubo, Yuya 0-for-0
P Kroon, Marc 0-for-0
(C) Abe, Shinnosuke 0-for-4 2: F7, 4: SO, 6: G3, 7: G4
(RF) Chono, Hisayoshi 1-for-3, 1 R 2: BB, 4: G6, 6: 1B, 8: G6
(1B) Takahashi, Yoshinobu 0-for-3, 1 R 2: SO, 5: BB, 6: f5, 8: SO
(2B) Gonzalez, Edgar 1-for-2, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: HR, 5: BB, 7: G5, 8: BB
PR-LF Suzuki, Takahiro 0-for-0
(P) Nishimura, Kentaro 0-for-1 2: SO
P Hoshino, Masumi 0-for-0
PH Wakiya, Ryota 0-for-1, 1 R 5: G4
P Fukuda, Satoshi 0-for-0
PH-LF Kudo, Takahito 0-for-2 7: F6, 8: G3
2B Terauchi, Takayuki 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Nishimura, Kentaro 4 1/3 75 23 21 11 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 5 3 4.520
Hoshino, Masumi 2/3 16 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.176
Fukuda, Satoshi, W 2 34 10 8 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 2 1 3.115
Kubo, Yuya, H 1 13 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.204
Kroon, Marc, S 1 7 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.522
9 145 42 37 13 1 4 1 2 2 0 1 7 4

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 2nd - 2 runs, 3 hits
K. Nishimura on the mound for Yomiuri
Hirose reaches on a throwing error (E6), runner on first.  Iwamoto hits a single to center, runners on first and second.  Ishii hits a single to left, bases loaded.  Kura hits an RBI single to center, bases loaded.  Soriano hits into a double play, a run scores, runner on third.  Higashide strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 2nd - 2 runs, 1 hit
Soriano on the mound for Hiroshima
Abe flies out to left.  Chono walks.  Takahashi strikes out looking.  E. Gonzalez hits a 2-run homer.  K. Nishimura strikes out swinging.

Top of the 5th - 3 runs, 4 hits
K. Nishimura on the mound for Yomiuri
Higashide hits an infield single and advances to second on a sac bunt by Soyogi.  Akamatsu hits an RBI single to left and advances to second on the throw.  Shima hits a 2-run homer.  Hirose hits a double to left.
Pitching change: Hoshino in for K. Nishimura.
Iwamoto flies out to second.  Ishii gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second.  Kura flies out to center.

Bottom of the 5th - 2 runs, 1 hits
Soriano on the mound for Hiroshima
Takahashi walks.  E. Gonzalez walks, runners on first and second.  Wakiya, pinch-hitting for Hoshino, grounds out to second, runners on first and third.  Sakamoto hits a double to left, runners on second and third.  Matsumoto drives in a run with a ground out to the pitcher, runner on third.  Ogasawara grounds out to second.

Top of the 6th - 2 runs, 1 hit
Fukuda on the mound for Yomiuri
Amaya, pinch-hitting for Soriano, walks.  Higashide reaches on an error (E1) and runners advance to second and third.  Soyogi flies out to second.  Akamatsu clears the bases with a 2-run single to right, runner on first.  Shima flies out to short.  Runner advances to second on balk.  Hirose grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 7th - 4 runs, 3 hits
Kishimoto on the mound for Hiroshima
E. Gonzalez grounds out to third.  Kudo, pinch-hitting for Fukuda, flies out to short.  Sakamoto hits a double to left.  Matsumoto walks, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Hiroike in for Kishimoto.
Runners advance to second and third on wild pitch.  Ogasawara clears the bases with a 2-run single to center, runner on first.  Ramirez hits a 2-run homer.  Abe grounds out to second.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 3rd
Soyogi hits a single to center.  Akamatsu fouls out on a bunt attempt.  Soyogi gets caught trying to steal second.  Shima hits a single to center.  Hirose hits a single to left, runners on first and second.  Iwamoto grounds out to second.

Notes

The Giants won their second game in a row and are now 46-30-0 (1st place). ... Hiroshima's 3-game winning streak came to an end.  They are now 30-42-2 (4th place).

Fukuda (YOM) got the win and even his record to 1-1.  Kroon (YOM) saved his 15th game of the year. ... Hiroike (HIR) lost his first game of the year and is now 0-1.

Home runs
HIR: Shima (6)
YOM: E. Gonzalez (5), Ramirez (28)