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Seibu Lions 4 – Softbank Hawks 6 (July 21, 2010)

by on Jul.21, 2010 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Seibu Lions vs Softbank Hawks @ Yahoo Dome - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Seibu 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 0
Softbank 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2x 6 12 2

Attendance: 36114 | Seibu leads series, 9-6-0 | Time: 3:47

Potential Starters: Masamitsu Hirano (SEI) 1-1, 1.84 - Shinsuke Ogura (SOF) 4-5, 4.26

Seibu

Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 3rd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Kataoka, Yasuyuki 2-for-6, 2 R, 3 RBI 1: HR, 2: F4, 4: F7, 6: HR, 9: G3, 11: G6
(3B) Abe, Masahiro 1-for-1 1: BB, 3: BB, 5: 1B
PH Ishii, Yoshihito 0-for-1 6: G4
3B Hara, Takuya 0-for-1 9: G3
(CF) Kuriyama, Takumi 1-for-4 1: BB (SB), 3: DP, 5: 1B, 7: G4, 9: G4
(SS) Nakajima, Hiroyuki 1-for-5 1: F8, 3: 2B, 5: SO, 7: G6, 10: SO
(DH) Brown, Dee 0-for-5 1: SO, 3: SO, 5: SO, 7: F8, 10: G4
(1B) Fernandez, Jose 1-for-5 1: G4, 4: E6, 5: F8, 8: SO, 10: 1B
PR-1B Hoshi, Hidekazu 0-for-0
(LF) Sakata, Ryo 1-for-3 2: BB, 4: BB, 6: SO, 8: 2B, 10: G4
(RF) Sato, Tomoaki 0-for-2, 1 R 2: G6 (SB), 4: S5, 6: F9
PH Uemoto, Tatsuyuki 0-for-1 8: F8
RF Takayama, Hisashi 0-for-1 11: G6
(C) Hosokawa, Toru 0-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: S1, 4: SO, 6: BB, 8: SO, 11: f9

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Hirano, Masamitsu 3 41 15 14 6 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 3 3.057
Okamoto, Atsushi 2 26 8 8 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.522
Onodera, Chikara, H 1/3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.306
Osada, Shuichiro, H 1 2/3 18 5 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.831
Sikorski, Brian, H 2 24 7 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.361
Fujita, Taiyo, L 1 1/3 18 6 6 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2.859
10 1/3 130 42 41 12 3 5 0 0 1 0 0 6 6

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 2-for-5, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 4: F9, 7: SO, 10: G4
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 1-for-4 1: S1, 3: G4, 5: 1B (CS), 7: L6, 10: SO
(LF) Ortiz, Jose 2-for-5, 2 R, 3 RBI 1: SO, 3: HR, 5: HR, 8: F9, 10: G3
CF Kidokoro, Ryuma 0-for-0
(1B) Kokubo, Hiroki 1-for-5 1: SO, 3: F9, 5: G5, 8: G3, 11: 1B
PR Akashi, Kenji 0-for-0, 1 R
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 3-for-5, 1 R 2: 2B, 3: 2B, 5: L6, 8: 1B, 11: F9
(DH) Petagine, Roberto 1-for-5, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: G6, 3: G4, 6: G5, 8: F8, 11: HR
(3B) Matsuda, Nobuhiro 1-for-4, 1 RBI 2: 2B, 4: F8, 6: G5, 9: F6
(CF-LF) Hasegawa, Yuya 0-for-4 2: G3, 4: G3, 6: F5, 9: F7
(C) Tanoue, Hidenori 1-for-4 2: SO, 4: 1B, 7: F8, 9: F7

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Ogura, Shinsuke 5 105 24 17 4 1 5 5 0 2 1 0 2 1 4.087
Settsu, Tadashi 2 32 8 7 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 2.718
Falkenborg, Brian, H 2 22 7 7 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.446
Mahara, Takahiro, W 2 16 7 7 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.205
11 175 46 38 7 2 9 6 0 2 1 0 4 3

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 1st - 1 run, 1 hit
Ogura on the mound for Softbank
Kataoka hits a solo homer.  Abe walks.  Kuriyama walks, runners on first and second.  Nakajima flies out to center, runners on first and third.  Brown strikes out swinging.  Kuriyama steals second, runners on second and third.  Fernandez grounds out to second.

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 0 hits
Ogura on the mound for Softbank
Sakata walks.  Sato grounds out to short, runner on first.  Sato steals second and advances to third on a bad throw (E2).  Hosokawa hits a squeeze bunt and a run scores.  Kataoka flies out to second.

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Hirano on the mound for Seibu
Tamura hits a double to left.  Petagine grounds out to short.  Matsuda hits an RBI double to center, runner on second.  Hasegawa grounds out to first, runner on third.  Tanoue strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 3rd - 2 runs, 3 hits
Hirano on the mound for Seibu
Kawasaki hits a single to center.  Honda grounds out to second, runner on second.  Ortiz hits a 2-run homer.  Kokubo flies out to right.  Tamura hits a double to center.  Petagine grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
A. Okamoto on the mound for Seibu
Honda hits a single to right and gets caught trying to steal second.  Ortiz hits a solo homer.  Kokubo grounds out to third.  Tamura lines out to short.

Top of the 6th - 2 runs, 1 hit
Settsu on the mound for Softbank
Sakata strikes out swinging.  Sato fliesout to right.  Hosokawa walks.  Kataoka hits a 2-run homer.  Y. Ishii, pinch-hitting for Abe, grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 11th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Fujita on the mound for Seibu
Kokubo hits a single to left and is replaced by pinch-runner Akashi.  Tamura flies out to right.  Petagine hits a walk-off 2-run homer.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 1st
Kawasaki hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Honda.  Ortiz strikes out swinging.  Kokubo strikes out swinging.

Top of the 3rd
Abe walks.  Kuriyama grounds into a double play.  Nakajima hits a double to right.  Brown strikes out swinging.

Top of the 4th
Fernandez reaches on a throwing error (E6), runner on first.  Runner advances to second on a wild pitch.  Sakata walks, runners on first and second.  Sato hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third.  Hosokawa strikes out swinging.  Kataoka flies out to left.

Top of the 5th
Abe hits a single to right.  Kuriyama hits a single to center, runners on first and second.  Nakajima strikes out swinging.  Brown strikes out swinging.  Fernandez flies out to center.

Top of the 8th
Fernandez strikes out swinging.  Sakata hits a double to left.  Uemoto, pinch-hitting for Sato, flies out to center, runner on third.  Hosokawa strikes out swinging.

Notes

The Hawks swept the series, 3-0.

The Hawks won 7th consecutive game and are now 51-40-3 (2nd place). ... The Lions lost their fourth straight game and are now 53-41-0 (1st place).

Mahara (SOF) got the win in relief and improved to 4-0. ... Fujita (SEI) dropped his third game of the season and is now 3-3.

Home runs
SEI: Kataoka (9, 10)
SOF: Ortiz (22, 23), Petagine (5)