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Chunichi Dragons 4 – Hiroshima Carp 0 (July 17, 2010)

by on Jul.17, 2010 @ 4:02 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Chunichi Dragons vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chunichi 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 10 2
Hiroshima 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1

Attendance: 29632 | Series tied, 7-7-0 | Time: 3:15

Potential Starters: Wei-Ying Chen (CHU) 7-7, 3.42 - Eric Stults (HIR) 3-6, 5.22

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 6, DPs in: 4th, 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 1-for-4, 1 R 1: F9, 3: BB (CS), 5: 1B, 7: f2, 9: F9
(CF) Oshima, Yohei 3-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: SO, 5: 1B, 7: 1B
(3B-1B) Morino, Masahiko 1-for-4, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: G3, 3: SO, 5: HR, 7: G3
(1B) Blanco, Tony 0-for-3 1: SO, 4: BB, 5: F8, 8: G6
2B Iwasaki, Tatsuro 0-for-0
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 0-for-3 2: G5, 4: BB, 6: G6, 8: G5
LF Kuramoto, Hidenori 0-for-0
(RF) Cesar, Dionys 2-for-4 2: SO, 4: DP, 6: 1B (CS), 8: 1B
(C) Tanishige, Motonobu 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: HR, 4: SO, 6: SO, 8: F7
(2B-3B) Donoue, Naomichi 2-for-4 2: 1B, 5: 2B, 7: G4, 9: F8
(P) Nakata, Kenichi 0-for-4 2: SO, 5: G4, 7: E6, 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Nakata, Kenichi, W 9 148 36 34 8 0 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.116
9 148 36 34 8 0 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 7th, 8th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 0-for-4 1: G3, 3: F8, 5: G6, 7: L3
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 2-for-4 1: 1B, 3: SO, 5: G4, 8: 1B
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 2-for-4 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 5: E5, 8: DP
(LF) Shima, Shigenobu 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: SO, 5: G3, 8: G5
(RF) Hirose, Jun 2-for-4 1: L6, 4: 1B, 6: G5, 9: 1B
(1B) Saito, Yuki 0-for-0
1B Iwamoto, Takahiro 0-for-4 2: G4, 4: F6, 6: G3, 9: F8
(3B) Kokubo, Tetsuya 0-for-3 2: G5, 4: G2, 6: G4
PH Amaya, Soichiro 1-for-1 9: 1B
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 1-for-2 2: BB, 4: IBB, 7: 1B, 9: SO
(P) Stults, Eric 0-for-2 2: SO, 4: SO
PH Maeda, Tomonori 0-for-1 7: G4
PR Kimura, Shogo 0-for-0 7: (BrO)
P Kishimoto, Hideki 0-for-0
P Hayashi, Masaki 0-for-0
PH Huber, Justin 0-for-1 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Stults, Eric, L 7 139 30 27 9 2 7 3 0 0 0 0 4 4 5.211
Kishimoto, Hideki 1 12 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.344
Hayashi, Masaki 1 11 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.295
9 162 37 34 10 2 8 3 0 0 0 0 4 4

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Stults on the mound for Hiroshima
Wada grounds out to third.  Cesar strikes out swinging.  Tanishige hits a solo homer.  N. Donoue hits a single to center.  K. Nakata strikes out swinging.

Top of the 5th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Stults on the mound for Hiroshima
N. Donoue hits a double to center and is picked off at second.  K. Nakata grounds out to second.  Araki hits a single to center.  Oshima hits a single to right, runners on first and second.  Morino hits a 3-run homer.  Blanco flies out to center.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 1st
Higashide grounds out to first.  Soyogi hits a single to center.  Akamatsu hits a single to left, runners on first and second.  Shima strikes out swinging.  Hirose lines out to short.

Top of the 4th
Blanco walks.  Wada walks, runners on first and second.  Cesar grounds into a double play, runner on third.  Tanishige strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 4th
Hirose hits a single to right.  Iwamoto flies out to short.  Hirose advances to second on a bad pick-off throw.  Kokubo grounds out to the pitcher.  Ishihara gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second.  Stults strikes out swinging.

Top of the 7th
N. Donue grounds out to second.  K. Nakata reaches on a throwing error (E6) and advances to second.  Araki fouls out to the catcher.  Oshima hits a single to right, runners on first and third.  Morino grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 9th
Hirose hits a single to center.  Iwamoto flies out to center.  Amaya, pinch-hitting for Kokubo, hits a single to right, runners on first and second.  Ishihara strikes out swinging.  Huber, pinch-hitting for Hayashi, strikes out swinging.

Notes

The Dragons won their second straight game and are now 44-41-1 (3rd place). ... The Carp dropped their second game in a row and are now 33-47-2 (5th place).

K. Nakata (CHU) got the win and is now 2-0 in three starts since a loss on 6/12 (vs Nippon Ham).  He improves to 3-2 on the year. ... Stults (HIR) dropped his fourth start in a row and is now 3-7.  This was also Stults' first start against the Dragons this season.

Home runs
CHU: Tanishige (6), Morino (11)