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Chunichi Dragons 10 – Yomiuri Giants 3 (July 27, 2010)

by on Jul.27, 2010 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Chunichi Dragons vs Yomiuri Giants @ Nagano Olympic Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chunichi 0 1 2 0 5 0 2 0 0 10 16 0
Yomiuri 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 10 0

Attendance: 26977 | Chunichi leads series, 7-6-0 | Time: 3:10

Potential Starters: Wei-Ying Chen (CHU) 8-7, 3.15 - Dicky Gonzalez (YOM) 3-8, 5.48

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 2-for-5, 1 R 1: G4, 3: 1B, 5: f9, 6: 1B, 7: F8
(CF) Oshima, Yohei 2-for-5, 2 R 1: F8, 3: G2, 5: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: f7
(3B-1B) Morino, Masahiko 3-for-5, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: F7, 3: 2B, 5: HR, 6: SO, 8: 2B
(1B) Blanco, Tony 1-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI 2: HBP, 3: G5, 5: 1B, 6: G4, 8: F3
LF Kuramoto, Hidenori 0-for-0
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 3-for-5, 2 R 2: 1B, 3: G6, 5: 2B, 7: 1B, 8: F8
2B Iwasaki, Tatsuro 0-for-0
(RF) Donoue, Takehiro 2-for-4, 2 R, 2 RBI 2: G3, 4: 1B (BrO), 5: 1B, 7: BB, 9: G6
(C) Tanishige, Motonobu 1-for-3, 2 RBI 2: G4, 4: F9, 5: 2B, 7: S3
PH Nakata, Ryoji 0-for-1 9: F9
C Oda, Kohei 0-for-0
(2B-3B) Donoue, Naomichi 1-for-5, 2 RBI 2: G3, 4: L5, 5: F5, 7: 1B, 9: F7
(P) Chen, Wei-Ying 1-for-3 3: 1B, 5: F5, 6: SO, 7: S2
P Hirai, Masafumi 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Chen, Wei-Ying, W 8 132 36 33 9 1 8 2 1 0 0 0 3 3 3.168
Hirai, Masafumi 1 5 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.596
9 137 39 36 10 1 8 2 1 0 0 0 3 3

Yomiuri

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

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 3-for-5, 1 RBI 1: 2B (BrO), 2: 1B, 4: F8, 6: F3, 9: 1B
(CF) Matsumoto, Tetsuya 1-for-5 1: G2, 2: 1B, 4: f2, 7: F7, 9: F4
(3B) Ogasawara, Michihiro 2-for-5 1: G4, 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 7: G4, 9: DP
(LF) Ramirez, Alex 0-for-3 1: BB, 2: SO, 4: G5, 7: F4
(1B) Kamei, Yoshiyuki 0-for-4 1: F8, 3: SO, 5: F8, 8: F6
(C) Abe, Shinnosuke 1-for-2, 2 R, 1 RBI 2: BB, 3: HR, 5: F8, 8: HBP
PR Kudo, Takahito 0-for-0
P Nakamura, Micheal 0-for-0
(RF) Chono, Hisayoshi 1-for-4 2: SO, 3: 2B, 5: G4, 8: F5
(2B) Wakiya, Ryota 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 3B, 3: SO, 6: SO, 8: 1B
(P) Gonzalez, Dicky 0-for-2 2: SO, 3: G6
P Hoshino, Masumi 0-for-0
P Romero, Levi 0-for-0
PH Gonzalez, Edgar 0-for-1 6: SO
P Nakazato, Atsushi 0-for-0
PH-C Odajima, Masakuni 0-for-1 8: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Gonzalez, Dicky, L 4 2/3 64 23 22 9 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 7 5.882
Hoshino, Masumi 1/3 17 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.574
Romero, Levi 1 20 5 5 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Nakazato, Atsushi 2 27 10 7 3 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 2 6.000
Nakamura, Micheal 1 8 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.132
9 136 44 40 16 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 10 10

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Gonzalez on the mound for Yomiuri
Blanco gets hit by a pitch. Wada hits a single to left, runners on first and second. T. Donoue grounds out to first, runners on second and third. Tanishige drives in a run with a ground out to second, runner on third. N. Donoue grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 2nd - 2 runs, 4 hits
Chen on the mound for Chunichi
Abe walks. Chono strikes out swinging. Wakiya hits an RBI triple to center. Gonzalez strikes out swinging. Sakamoto hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Matsumoto hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Ogasawara hits an infield single, bases loaded. Ramirez strikes out swinging.

Top of the 3rd - 2 runs, 3 hits
Gonzalez on the mound for Yomiuri
Chen hits a single to center. Araki hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Oshima fails to advance the runners on a sac bunt, runers on first and second. Morino hits an RBI double to right, runners on second and third. Blanco drives in a run with a ground out to third, runner on second. Wada grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 2 hits
Chen on the mound for Chunichi
Kamei strikes out swinging. Abe hits a solo homer. Chono hits a double to left. Wakiya strikes out looking. Gonzalez grounds out to short.

Top of the 5th - 5 runs, 6 hits
Gonzalez on the mound for Yomiuri
Chen flies out to third. Araki fouls out to right. Oshima hits a single to left. Morino hits a 2-run homer. Blanco hits a single to ri ght. Wada hits a double to left, runners on second and third.
Pitching change: Hoshino in for Gonzalez
T. Donoue clears the bases with 2-run single to right, runner on first. Tanishige hits an RBI double to left, runner on second. N. Donoue flies out to third.

Top of the 7th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Nakazato on the mound for Yomiuri
Wada hits a single to left. T. Donoue walks, runners on first and second. Tanishige hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. N. Donoue clears the bases with a 2-run single to left, runner on first. Chen hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Araki flies out to center.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 1st
Sakamoto hits a double to left. Matsumoto fails to advances the runner with a sac bunt, Sakamoto gets thrown out running the bases, Matsumoto to second. Ogasawara hits a grounder to second, runner on third. Ramirez walks, runners on first and third. Kamei flies out to center.

Top of the 6th
Chen strikes out looking. Araki hits an infield single. Oshima hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Morino strikes out looking. Blanco grounds out to second.

Top of the 8th
Oshima fouls out to left. Morino hits a double to left. Blanco flies out to first. Wada flies out to center.

Bottom of the 8th
Kamei flies out to short. Abe gets hit by a pitch and is replaced by pinch-runner Kudo. Chono flies out to third. Wakiya hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Odajima, pinch-hitting for Nakazato, strikes out looking.

Notes

The Dragons won their 7th game in a row and are now 49-41-1 (3rd place). ... The Giants lost their second game in a row and dropped into second place in the standings with a 50-38-0 record.

Chen (CHU) won his 5th start in a row and improved to 9-7 on the year. Chen is also now 2-3 in 5 starts against the Giants this season. ... Gonzalez (YOM) took the loss and now has not won a game since 5/4 (vs Yakult). Since that win, Gonzalez is 0-6 in 10 starts.

Abe (YOM) was hit in the back by a pitch in the 8th and was replaced by a pinch-runner.

Home runs
CHU: Morino (12)
YOM: Abe (31)