Chunichi Dragons vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Attendance: 17375 | Hiroshima leads series, 7-6-0 | Time: 3:07
Potential Starters: Kenichi Nakata (CHU) 2-2, 4.93 - Jumpei Shinoda (HIR) 3-2, 4.56
Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 2nd, 3rd)
|(SS)||Araki, Masahiro||2-for-5||1: G6, 3: 1B, 5: 1B, 6: G6, 8: G6|
|(CF)||Oshima, Yohei||0-for-3||1: F8, 3: SE, 5: S1, 7: F9, 9: SO|
|(3B-1B)||Morino, Masahiko||1-for-4, 1 R||1: F7, 3: DP, 5: G6, 7: BB, 9: 1B|
|(1B)||Blanco, Tony||0-for-2, 1 R||2: BB, 3: BB, 5: BB, 7: L6, 9: SO|
|(LF)||Wada, Kazuhiro||2-for-4, 2 R, 2 RBI||2: 1B, 3: BB, 5: SO, 7: HR, 9: G4|
|(RF)||Cesar, Dionys||2-for-4, 1 RBI||2: 1B, 3: G1, 6: 1B, 7: F8|
|(2B-3B)||Donoue, Naomichi||1-for-4||2: DP, 4: G4, 6: G1, 8: 2B|
|(C)||Oda, Kohei||2-for-4||2: 2B, 4: G5, 6: 1B, 8: F9|
|(P)||Yamai, Daisuke||0-for-3||2: SO, 4: SO, 6: G6, 8: S3|
|Yamai, Daisuke, W||9||121||32||30||5||0||5||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||4.291|
Hitting (LOB: 5, DPs in: 6th)
|(2B)||Higashide, Akihiro||2-for-4||1: F8, 3: 1B, 6: DP, 8: 1B|
|(SS)||Soyogi, Eishin||1-for-3||1: G4, 3: SO, 6: 1B, 9: BB|
|(CF)||Akamatsu, Masato||0-for-4||1: G5, 4: G6, 6: F7, 9: F7|
|(LF)||Shima, Shigenobu||0-for-4||2: G3, 4: SO, 7: F9, 9: G3|
|(RF)||Hirose, Jun||0-for-4||2: L4, 4: G4, 7: SO, 9: F6|
|(1B)||Iwamoto, Takahiro||0-for-3||2: G4, 5: F7, 7: SO|
|(3B)||Ishii, Takuro||0-for-3||3: F7, 5: G6, 8: SO|
|(C)||Ishihara, Yoshiyuki||2-for-3||3: 2B, 5: F4, 8: 1B|
|(P)||Shinoda, Jumpei||0-for-1||3: G6|
|PH||Amaya, Soichiro||0-for-0||6: BB|
|PH||Maeda, Tomonori||0-for-1||8: G6|
|PR||Mukae, Yuichiro||0-for-0||8: (BrO)|
|Shinoda, Jumpei, L||6||98||28||22||7||0||3||4||0||2||1||0||2||2||4.388|
Top of the 2nd - 2 runs, 3 hits
Shinoda on the mound for Hiroshima
Blanco walks. Wada hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Cesar hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and third. N. Donoue hits into a double play, a run scores. Oda hits a double to left. Yamai strikes out swinging.
Top of the 7th - 2 runs, 1 hit
Bale on the mound for Hiroshima
Oshima flies out to right. Morino walks. Blanco lines out to short.
Pitching change: Umetsu in for Bale.
Wada hits a 2-run homer. Cesar flies out to center.
Top of the 3rd
Araki hits a single to left. Oshima reaches on an error (E1), runners on first and second. Morino hits into a double play, runner on second. Blanco walks, runners on first and second. Runners advance to second and third on a wild pitch. Wada walks to load the bases. Cesar grounds out to the pitcher.
Bottom of the 3rd
Ishii flies out to left. Ishihara hits a double to left. Shinoda grounds out to short. Higashide hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Soyogi strikes out swinging.
Top of the 5th
Araki hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Oshima. Morino grounds out to short, runner on third. Blanco walks, runners on first and third. Wada strikes out swinging.
Top of the 6th
Cesar hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by N. Donoue. Oda hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Yamai grounds out to short, runners on first and third. Araki grounds out to short.
Top of the 8th
N. Donue hits a double through third. Oda flies out to right. Yamai hits a sac bunt, runner on third. Araki grounds out to short.
Bottom of the 8th
Ishii strikes out looking. Ishihara hits a single to center. T. Maeda, pinch-hitting for Nakata, grounds out to short, runner on first. Mukae enters the game as a pinch-runner for T. Maeda. Higashide hits a single to center and Mukae is thrown out trying to go from second to third.
Bottom of the 9th
Soyogi walks. Akamatsu flies out to left. Shima grounds out to first, runner on second. Hirose flies out to short.
The Dragons stopped a 2-game losing streak and are now 43-41-1 (3rd place). ... Hiroshima's 2-game winning streak come to an end. They are now 33-46-2 (5th place).
Yamai (CHU) got the win and is now 3-0 in his last 5 starts since a loss on 6/6 (vs Seibu). Yamai is now 4-2. This was also Yamai's first complete game shutout since 2004. ... Shinoda (HIR) dropped his second start in a row and is now 3-3 on the year.
CHU: Wada (24)