Softbank Hawks vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00
Attendance: 28021 | Softbank leads series, 8-5-1 | Time: 3:03
Potential Starters: Tsuyoshi Wada (SOF) 11-4, 2.96 - Satoshi Komatsu (ORI) 4-5, 3.18
Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)
|(SS)||Kawasaki, Munenori||2-for-5, 2 R||1: F9, 2: 1B, 4: 2B, 6: F8, 8: SO|
|(2B)||Honda, Yuichi||3-for-5, 1 R, 4 RBI||1: SO, 2: 2B, 4: HR, 6: 1B, 9: SO|
|(LF-3B)||Matsuda, Nobuhiro||0-for-5||1: SO, 2: F7, 4: G6, 6: F7, 9: SO|
|(1B)||Kokubo, Hiroki||1-for-4, 1 R||2: G3, 3: SO, 5: 1B, 6: F7|
|LF-RF||Akashi, Kenji||0-for-0||9: BB|
|(RF)||Tamura, Hitoshi||0-for-2||2: SO, 3: L1|
|RF||Shibahara, Hiroshi||1-for-3||5: 1B, 7: G4, 9: F7|
|(DH)||Petagine, Roberto||1-for-4, 1 R||2: 1B, 3: G1, 5: G3, 7: F8|
|(3B-1B)||Morimoto, Satoru||1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: 1B, 4: f4, 5: S8, 7: SO|
|(CF-LF)||Hasegawa, Yuya||0-for-2, 1 R||2: BB, 4: G3, 5: BB, 8: SO|
|(C)||Tanoue, Hidenori||2-for-4, 2 R, 4 RBI||2: 2B, 4: HR, 5: G4, 8: SO|
|Wada, Tsuyoshi, W||6||96||24||23||6||0||3||1||0||0||0||0||1||1||2.884|
Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 5th)
|(RF)||Hamanaka, Osamu||1-for-3||1: G6, 2: G4, 5: 1B|
|PH-RF||Yoshida, Shintaro||0-for-1||8: F9|
|(CF)||Arakane, Hisao||1-for-3||1: 1B, 3: G4, 5: DP, 8: BB|
|(2B)||Goto, Mitsutaka||1-for-4||1: F6, 3: 1B, 6: SO, 8: G4|
|(1B)||Cabrera, Alex||1-for-4||1: G6, 3: F9, 6: 1B, 8: G4|
|(LF-1B)||Okada, Takahiro||2-for-4, 2 R||2: 2B, 3: F8, 6: SO, 9: 3B|
|(DH)||Seguignol, Fernando||2-for-4, 2 RBI||2: 2B, 4: G6, 6: G5, 9: 1B|
|(3B)||Baldiris, Aarom||0-for-3||2: BB, 4: F9, 7: F4, 9: F9|
|(C)||Hidaka, Takeshi||0-for-2||2: F6, 4: F7|
|PH-SS||Kaneko, Keisuke||0-for-2||7: SO, 9: G4|
|(SS)||Yamasaki, Koji||0-for-2||2: SO, 5: F9|
|PH-C||Yokoyama, Tetsuya||0-for-2||7: F8, 9: F9|
|Komatsu, Satoshi, L||4||84||21||20||8||2||4||1||0||0||0||0||8||8||4.070|
Top of the 2nd - 5 runs, 5 hits
Komatsu on the mound for Orix
Kokubo grounds out to first. Tamura strikes out swinging. Petagine hits a single to right. Morimoto hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Hasegawa walks to load the bases. Tanoue clears the base with a 3-run double to center, runner on second. Kawasaki hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Honda clears the bases with a 2-run double to left, runner on second. Matsuda flies out to left.
Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Wada on the mound for Softbank
T-Okada hits a double to center. Seguignol hits an RBI single to center, runner advances to second on throw. Baldiris walks, runners on first and second. Hidaka flies out to short. K. Yamasaki strikes out looking. Hamanaka grounds out to second.
Top of the 4th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Komatsu on the mound for Orix
Morimoto fouls out to second. Hasegawa grounds out to first. Tanoue hits a solo homer. Kawasaki hits a double to right. Honda hits a 2-run homer. Matsuda grounds out to short.
Top of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Nishikawa on the mound for Orix
Kokubo hits a single to left. Shibahara hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Petagine grounds out to first, runners on first and third. Morimoto hits a sac fly to center, runner on first. Hasegawa walks, runners on first and second. Tanoue grounds out to second.
Bottom of the 9th - 1 run, 2 hits
Fujioka on the mound for Softbank
Defense: Kidokoro takes over in center; Akashi moves from left to right; Hasegawa moves from center to left.
T-Okada hits a triple to left. Seguignol hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Baldiris flies out to right. K. Kaneko grounds out to second, runner on first. Yokoyama flies out to right.
The Hawks won their third straight game and are now 47-40-3 (2nd place). ... The Buffaloes dropped their third game in a row and are now 42-45-1 (5th place).
Wada (SOF) got the win and is now 3-0 in four start since a loss on 6/19 (vs Seibu). He is now 12-4 on the year and 3-1 against the Buffaloes in 4 starts. ... Komatsu (ORI) dropped his third straight start and fell to 4-6. He is now 0-2 in 2 starts and 3 relief appearances against the Hawks this season.
SOF: Taonue (5), Honda (3)