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Hiroshima Carp 12 – Yokohama Bay Stars 6 (July 15, 2010)

by on Jul.15, 2010 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Carp vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hiroshima 0 3 0 3 2 0 3 0 1 12 14 1
Yokohama 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 6 16 0

Attendance: 10629 | Series tied, 7-7-0 | Time: 3:37

Potential Starters: Yuki Saito (HIR) 1-4, 6.75 - Daisuke Miura (YOK) 3-6, 6.06

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 1-for-5, 2 RBI 1: L1, 3: F8, 4: 2B, 6: SO, 8: F8
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 1-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: SO, 4: G4, 7: HR, 8: G6
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 2-for-5, 1 R 1: SO, 3: 1B, 5: 2B, 7: G6, 8: F3
(LF) Shima, Shigenobu 1-for-3, 1 R 2: BB, 3: F8, 5: F9, 7: 1B
PR-LF Mukae, Yuichiro 1-for-1, 2 R, 1 RBI 9: HR
(RF) Hirose, Jun 4-for-5, 2 R, 2 RBI 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 5: SO, 7: HR, 9: 1B
RF Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-0
(1B) Iwamoto, Takahiro 2-for-5, 2 R, 2 RBI 2: SO, 4: 1B, 5: HR, 7: SO, 9: SO
(3B) Ishii, Takuro 0-for-2, 1 R 2: G6, 4: S5, 5: G3
PH Huber, Justin 0-for-0 7: BB
P Kishimoto, Hideki 0-for-0
P Aizawa, Toshiaki 0-for-0
P Umetsu, Tomohiro 0-for-0
PH Kokubo, Tetsuya 0-for-1 9: F7
P Hayashi, Masaki 0-for-0
(C) Kura, Yoshikazu 2-for-5, 2 R, 4 RBI 2: HR, 4: 1B, 6: SO, 7: G4, 9: SO
(P) Saito, Yuki 0-for-2 2: SO, 4: S1, 6: F7
3B Yamamoto, Yoshihiko 0-for-0 8: BB

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Saito, Yuki, W 6 101 29 26 10 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 4 4 6.643
Kishimoto, Hideki 1 11 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.516
Aizawa, Toshiaki 2/3 19 5 5 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 16.200
Umetsu, Tomohiro 1/3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.649
Hayashi, Masaki 1 14 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.974
9 148 44 41 16 1 4 2 0 1 0 0 6 5

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 11, DPs in: 3rd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 3-for-5, 2 R, 2 RBI 1: 1B, 2: F8, 4: F8, 6: HR, 8: 1B
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 1-for-4 1: S1, 3: 1B, 5: F7, 6: F6, 8: F5
(RF) Uchikawa, Seiichi 2-for-5, 1 RBI 1: 2B, 3: F9, 5: 2B, 7: F6, 8: F9
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 1-for-5 1: G1, 3: DP, 5: F8, 7: F9, 9: 2B
PR Yamazaki, Noriharu 0-for-0, 1 R
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 2-for-4 1: SO, 4: 1B, 5: G3, 7: 1B
PR-LF Nonaka, Shingo 0-for-0
PH Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-1 9: G3
(1B) Harper, Brett 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: BB, 4: F7, 6: 1B, 7: SO, 9: 1B
(2B) Fujita, Kazuya 2-for-5, 1 R 2: G5, 4: 1B, 6: G6, 8: 1B, 9: G4
(C) Takeyama, Shingo 1-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: F8, 6: 2B, 8: SO, 9: F3
(P) Miura, Daisuke 1-for-1 2: 2B
PH Yoshimura, Yuki 0-for-0 4: BB
P Kobayashi, Futoshi 0-for-0
PH Onishi, Hiroaki 0-for-1 6: G6
P Takasaki, Kentaro 0-for-0
P Kato, Kosuke 0-for-0
PH Saeki, Takahiro 1-for-1 8: 1B
P Shinohara, Takayuki 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Miura, Daisuke, L 4 85 20 17 7 1 5 1 0 2 0 0 6 6 6.470
Kobayashi, Futoshi 2 33 8 8 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 5.192
Takasaki, Kentaro 1/3 8 4 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 11.813
Kato, Kosuke 1 2/3 30 7 5 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.941
Shinohara, Takayuki 1 18 5 5 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9.000
9 174 44 39 14 5 11 3 0 2 0 0 12 12

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Saito on the mound for Hiroshima
Shimozono hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Ishikawa.  Uchikawa hits an RBI double to left, runner on second.  Murata grounds out to the pitcher, runner on third.  Sledge strikes out looking.

Top of the 2nd - 3 runs, 2 hits
Miura on the mound for Yokohama
Shima walks.  Hirose hits a single to center.  Iwamoto strikes out swinging.  Ishii grounds out to the pitcher, runners on first and third.  Kura hits a 3-run homer.  Saito strikes out swinging.

Top of the 4th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Miura on the mound for Yokohama
Hirose hits a single to center.  Iwamoto hits a single to center, runners on first and second.  Ishii hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third.  Kura hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and third.  Saito hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third.  Higashide clears the bases with a 2-run double to center, runner on second.  Soyogi grounds out to second.

Top of the 5th - 2 runs, 2 hits
F. Kobayashi on the mound for Yokohama
Akamatsu hits a double to center.  Shima flies out to right, runner on third.  Hirose strikes out swinging.  Iwamoto hits a 2-run homer.  Ishii grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 6th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Saito on the mound for Hiroshima
Harper hits a single to center.  Fujita grounds out to short, runner on second.  Takeyama hits an RBI double to center, runner on second.  Onishi, pinch-hitting for F. Kobayashi, grounds out to short.  Shimozono hits a 2-run homer.  Ishikawa flies out to short.

Top of the 7th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Takasaki on the mound for Yokohama
Soyogi hits a solo homer.  Akamatsu grounds out to short.  Shima hits a single to right and is replaced by pinch-runner Mukae.  Hirose hits a 2-run homer.
Pitching change: Kato in for Takasaki.
Iwamoto strikes out swinging.  Huber, pinch-hitting for Ishii, walks.  Kura grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 8th - 1 run, 3 hits
Aizawa on the mound for Hiroshima
Fujita hits a single to right.  Takeyama strikes out swinging.  Saeki, pinch-hitting for Kato, hits a single to left, a run scores on a throwing error (E7), runner on first.  Shimozono hits a single to left, runners on first and second.  Ishikawa flies out to third.
Pitching change: Umetsu in for Aizawa.
Uchikawa flies out to right.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 2 hits
Shinohara on the mound for Yokohama
Mukae hits a solo homer.  Hirose hits a single to right.  Iwamoto strikes out swinging.  Kokubo, pinch-hitting for Umetsu, flies out to left.  Kura strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 9th - 1 run, 2 hits
Hayashi on the mound for Hiroshima
Defense: Amaya takes over in right.
Murata hits a double to right and is replaced by pinch-runner Yamazaki.  Kinjo, pinch-hitting for Nonaka, grounds out to first, runner on third.  Harper hits an RBI single to right, runner on first.  Fujita grounds out to second, runner on first.  Takeyama flies out to first.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 2nd
Harper walks.  Fujita grounds out to first, runner on first.  Takeyama strikes out swinging.  Miura hits a double to left, runners on second and third.  Shimozono flies out to center.

Bottom of the 4th
Sledge hits a single to right.  Harper flies out to left.  Fujita hits a single to right, runners on first and second.  Takeyama flies out to center.  Yoshimura, pinch-hitting for Miura, walks to load the bases.  Shimozono flies out to center.

Bottom of the 5th
Ishikawa flies out to left.  Uchikawa hits a double to right.  Murata flies out to center.  Sledge grounds out to first.

Notes

Hiroshima took the series, 2-1.

Hiroshima won their second game in a row and are now 33-45-2 (5th place). ... The Bay Stars dropped their second game in a row and are now 28-52-0 (6th place).

Saito (HIR) recorded his first victory since 4/14 (vs Yakult).  Between victories, Saito went 0-2 in 3 starts and 3 relief appearances.  Saito is now 2-4. ... Miura (YOK) has not won a game since 5/21 (vs Nippon Ham).  Since that last victory, Miura has gone 0-5 in 7 starts.  Miura falls to 3-7 on the year.

Masami Matsuoka (jockey) threw out the ceremonial first pitch.

Home runs
HIR: Kura (2), Iwamoto (3), Soyogi (7), Hirose (4), Mukae (4)
YOK: Shimozono (2)