Chiba Lotte Marines vs Softbank Hawks @ Yahoo Dome - 13:00
Attendance: 32106 | Softbank leads series, 8-5-0 | Time: 3:37
Potential Starters: Yoshihisa Naruse (LOT) 8-7, 3.21 - Tsuyoshi Wada (SOF) 11-4, 3.24
Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 1st, 6th, 11st)
|(SS)||Nishioka, Tsuyoshi||1-for-4||1: 1B, 3: BB, 5: G4, 8: f2, 10: SO|
|(3B)||Imae, Toshiaki||0-for-3||1: S1, 3: F8, 6: BB, 8: L4, 10: F9|
|(2B)||Iguchi, Tadahito||0-for-2||1: BB, 4: SO, 6: BB, 8: F9, 11: BB|
|(1B)||Kim, Tae-Kyun||2-for-5||1: DP, 4: 2B, 6: SO, 9: 1B, 11: F7|
|(LF)||Omatsu, Shoitsu||0-for-4||2: SO, 4: F6, 6: DP, 9: S3, 11: DP|
|(RF)||Omura, Saburo||0-for-3||2: SO, 4: BB, 7: F7, 9: G6|
|(DH)||Takehara, Naotaka||0-for-3||2: F4, 4: SO, 7: SO, 9: BB|
|(C)||Matoba, Naoki||0-for-3||3: SO, 5: F9, 7: BB, 9: F9|
|(CF)||Okada, Yoshifumi||0-for-4||3: G4, 5: F8, 7: G6, 10: F8|
|Kobayashi, Hiroyuki, H||1||17||5||5||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1.884|
|Yabuta, Yasuhiko, L||1/3||11||4||2||2||0||0||1||0||1||0||0||1||1||2.118|
Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 2nd, 4th)
|(LF-3B)||Matsuda, Nobuhiro||0-for-3||1: SO, 3: SO, 6: SO, 9: BB, 11: S2|
|(SS)||Kawasaki, Munenori||2-for-4||1: SO, 4: 1B, 7: SO, 9: 1B (SB), 11: BB|
|(DH)||Ortiz, Jose||1-for-5, 1 RBI||1: SO, 4: DP, 7: G4, 9: G1, 11: 1B|
|(RF)||Tamura, Hitoshi||1-for-4||2: 1B, 4: f2, 7: SO, 10: F8|
|(1B)||Kokubo, Hiroki||1-for-4||2: 1B, 5: F8, 8: G3, 10: G6|
|(CF-LF)||Hasegawa, Yuya||0-for-4||2: DP, 5: SO, 8: G6, 10: E5|
|(C)||Tanoue, Hidenori||1-for-4||2: f2, 5: SO, 8: G6, 10: 1B|
|(3B)||Morimoto, Satoru||0-for-3||3: SO, 6: G6, 9: F4|
|PH||Matsunaka, Nobuhiko||0-for-1||10: F7|
|(2B)||Honda, Yuichi||2-for-4, 1 R||3: 1B (CS), 6: G5, 9: L6, 11: 1B|
|Settsu, Tadashi, H||1||11||3||3||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2.619|
|Falkenborg, Brian, W||1||12||3||2||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0.495|
Bottom of the 11th - 1 run, 2 hits
Yabuta on the mound for Lotte
Honda hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Matsuda. Kawasaki walks, runners on first and second. Ortiz hits a walk-off RBI single to left.
Top of the 1st
Nishioka hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Imae. Iguchi walks, runners on first and second. Kim hits into a double play.
Bottom of the 2nd
Tamura hits a single to center. Kokubo hits a single to right. Hasegawa hits into a double play on a sac bunt attempt, runner on second. Tanoue fouls out to the catcher.
Top of the 4th
Iguchi strikes out swinging. Kim hits a double to center. Omatsu flies out to short. Saburo walks, runners on first and second. Takehara strikes out swinging.
Top of the 6th
Imae walks. Iguchi walks, runners on first and second. Kim strikes out swinging. Omatsu grounds into a double play.
Top of the 9th
Kim hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Omatsu. Saburo grounds out to short, runner on third. Takehara walks, runners on first and third. Matoba flies out to right.
Bottom of the 9th
Morimoto flies out to second. Honda lines out to short. Matsuda walks. Kawasaki hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Kawasaki steals second, runners on second and third. Ortiz grounds out to the pitcher.
Bottom of the 10th
Tamura flies out to center. Kokubo grounds out to short. Hasegawa reaches on a fielding error (E5), runner on first. Tanoue hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Matsunaka, pinch-hitting for Morimoto, flies out to left.
The Hawks stopped a 2-game losing streak and are now 44-38-3 (3rd place). ... The Marines dropped their fourth straight game and are now 42-36-2 (2nd place).
Falkenborg (LOT) got the win and improved to 3-1. ... Yabuta (LOT) suffered his second loss in as many relief outings. Yabuta is now 1-3.
Ortiz (SOF) recorded his second walk-off hit of his career.