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Chunichi Dragons 3 – Yokohama Bay Stars 6 (July 8, 2010)

by on Jul.08, 2010 @ 4:30 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Chunichi Dragons vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chunichi 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 4 0
Yokohama 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 1 X 6 14 1

Attendance: 11345 | Chunichi leads series, 7-4-0 | Time: 3:39

Potential Starters: Kazuki Yoshimi (CHU) 7-4, 3.40 - Daisuke Miura (YOK) 3-6, 5.79

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 2-for-4, 2 RBI 1: SO, 4: SO, 5: 2B, 8: 1B
(CF) Oshima, Yohei 0-for-3 1: F8, 4: BB (SB), 5: SO, 8: F4
(3B) Morino, Masahiko 0-for-3 1: G4, 4: G4, 6: SO, 8: BB
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 0-for-2, 1 R 2: SO, 4: BB, 6: BB (SB), 8: F7
(1B) Blanco, Tony 0-for-4 2: SO, 4: F4, 6: SO, 8: G4
(RF) Cesar, Dionys 1-for-4, 1 RBI 2: G6, 5: SO, 6: 1B (CS), 9: G6
(C) Tanishige, Motonobu 0-for-3, 1 R 3: G5, 5: BB, 7: F8, 9: SO
(2B) Donoue, Naomichi 1-for-3, 1 R 3: F3, 5: 1B, 7: F8
PH Donoue, Takehiro 0-for-1 9: SO
(P) Asakura, Kenta 0-for-1 3: SO, 5: S1
P Mise, Koji 0-for-0
P Suzuki, Yoshihiro 0-for-0
PH Matsui, Yusuke 0-for-1 7: SO
P Takahashi, Akifumi 0-for-0
P Hirai, Masafumi 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Asakura, Kenta, L 4 1/3 74 22 20 9 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 4 5.735
Mise, Koji 1 1/3 31 7 7 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6.750
Suzuki, Yoshihiro 1/3 19 3 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.143
Takahashi, Akifumi 1 15 5 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.571
Hirai, Masafumi 1 21 5 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.903
8 160 42 36 14 2 8 4 0 1 0 0 6 6

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 12, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF-RF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 2-for-5, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: SO, 5: 1B, 6: F8, 7: G3
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 1-for-5, 1 R 1: G3, 3: G6, 5: F6, 6: 1B (SB), 8: G1
(RF-1B) Uchikawa, Seiichi 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: L5, 3: 1B, 5: 2B, 6: BB, 8: F8
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 3-for-5, 2 R, 4 RBI 1: F8, 3: G6, 5: HR, 6: 1B, 8: HR
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 1-for-4, 1 R 2: G4, 4: 1B, 5: SO, 6: SO, 8: BB
PR-LF Onishi, Hiroaki 0-for-0
(1B) Harper, Brett 2-for-4 2: SO, 4: 1B, 5: 1B, 7: SO
P Sanada, Hiroki 0-for-0
P Yamaguchi, Shun 0-for-1 8: SO
(2B) Fujita, Kazuya 2-for-2 2: 1B, 4: S3, 5: 1B, 7: BB
(C) Takeyama, Shingo 1-for-3, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: S9, 5: F4, 7: F8
(P) Randolph, Stephen 0-for-3 2: G4, 4: SO, 6: SO
PH-CF Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-0 7: BB

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Randolph, Stephen, W 7 116 27 22 3 0 10 4 0 1 0 0 3 2 4.749
Sanada, Hiroki, H 1/3 15 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.977
Yamaguchi, Shun, S 1 2/3 24 5 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.538
9 155 35 29 4 0 12 5 0 1 0 0 3 2

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 2 hits
Asakura on the mound for Chunichi
Sledge hits a single to center.  Harper hits a single to left, runners on first and second.  Fujita hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third.  Takeyama hits a sac fly to right, runner on second.  Randolph strikes out swinging.

Top of the 5th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Randolph on the mound for Yokohama
Cesar strikes out swinging.  Tanishige walks.  N. Donoue hits a single to left, runners on first and second.  Asakura hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third.  Araki clears the bases with a 2-run double to left, runner on second.  Oshima strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 5th - 3 runs, 5 hits
Asakura on the mound for Chunichi
Shimozono hits a single to center.  Ishikawa flies out to short.  Uchikawa hits an RBI double to center and advances to third on the throw.  Murata hits a 2-run homer.
Pitching change: Mise in for Asakura.
Sledge strikes out swinging.  Harper hits a single to right.  Fujita hits a single to left, runners on first and second.  Takeyama flies out to second.

Top of the 6th - 1 run, 1 hit
Randolph on the mound for Yokohama
Morino strikes out looking.  Wada walks.  Blanco strikes out swinging.  Wada steals second and advances to third on a bad throw (E2).  Cesar hits an RBI single to right, runner on first.  Cesar gets thrown out trying to steal second.

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Mise on the mound for Chunichi
Randolph strikes out looking.  Shimozono flies out to center.  Ishikawa hits a single to left.
Pitching change: Suzuki in for Mise.
Ishikawa steals second.  Uchikawa walks.  Murata hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and third.  Sledge strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 8th - 1 run, 1 hit
Hirai on the mound for Chunichi
Ishikawa grounds out to the pitcher.  Uchikawa flies out to center.  Murata hits a solo homer.  Sledge walks and is replaced by pinch-runner Onishi.  Yamaguchi strikes out looking.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 1st
Shimozono hits a single to center.  Ishikawa grounds out to first, runner on second.  Uchikawa lines out to third.  Murata flies out to center.

Bottom of the 2nd
Sledge grounds out to second.  Harper strikes out swinging.  Fujita hits a single to right.  Takeyama hits a single to left, runners on first and third.  Randolph grounds out to second.

Top of the 4th
Araki strikes out swinging.  Oshima walks and steals second.  Morino grounds out to second, runner on third.  Wada walks, runners on first and third.  Blanco flies out to second.

Bottom of the 7th
Harper strikes out swinging.  Fujita walks.  Takeyama flies out to center.  Kinjo, pinch-hitting for Randolph, walks, runners on first and second.  Shimozono grounds out to first.

Top of the 8th
Araki hits a single to center.  Oshima flies out to second.  Morino walks, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Yamaguchi in for Sanada.
Wada flies out to left.  Blanco grounds out to second.

Notes

The series ended in a 1-1 tie due to a rain-out on the 7th.

The Bay Stars stopped a 5-game losing streak and are now 26-48-0 (6th place). ... The Dragons' 2-game winning streak came to an end.  They are now 39-39-1 (3rd place).

Randolph (YOK) picked up his second win of the season and is now 2-7.  Yamaguchi saved his 17th game of the year. ... Asakura (CHU) lost his second straight start and runs his record to 3-5.

Home runs
YOK: Murata (11, 12)