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Hiroshima Carp 2 – Yakult Swallows 12 (July 28, 2010)

by on Jul.28, 2010 @ 4:27 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Carp vs Yakult Swallows @ Jingu Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hiroshima 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 13 0
Yakult 1 0 0 3 3 3 0 2 X 12 15 1

Attendance: 16712 | Yakult leads series, 7-5-0 | Time: 3:07

Potential Starters: Dioni Soriano (HIR) 0-2, 5.48 - Masanori Ishikawa (YAK) 5-8, 3.78

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 11, DPs in: 4th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: F8, 2: 1B, 4: F7, 7: L6
PH Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-1 9: G4
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 2-for-5 1: 2B, 2: G6, 5: f2, 7: 1B, 9: f3
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 1-for-5 1: F4, 3: L1, 5: f2, 7: F5, 9: 1B
(1B) Huber, Justin 3-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: BB, 3: HR, 5: 2B, 7: 1B, 9: G4
(RF) Hirose, Jun 1-for-4 1: F8, 3: 1B, 5: G1, 7: L1
(LF) Iwamoto, Takahiro 1-for-4, 1 R 2: 1B, 3: G3, 6: f2, 8: G4
(3B) Yamamoto, Yoshihiko 1-for-4 2: F8, 3: SO, 6: 1B, 8: G5
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 2-for-4 2: G6, 4: 1B, 6: SO, 8: 1B
P Ueno, Hirofumi 0-for-0
(P) Imai, Keisuke 1-for-2 2: 1B, 4: DP
P Kishimoto, Hideki 0-for-0
PH Kokubo, Tetsuya 0-for-1 6: F7
P Saito, Yuki 0-for-0
P Oshima, Takayuki 0-for-0
PH-C Kura, Yoshikazu 0-for-1 8: G5

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Imai, Keisuke, L 4 78 19 14 4 0 2 3 1 1 0 0 4 4 5.143
Kishimoto, Hideki 1 28 8 7 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 5.595
Saito, Yuki 1 22 7 6 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 6.750
Oshima, Takayuki 1 15 4 3 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.622
Ueno, Hirofumi 1 14 7 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 6.000
8 157 45 37 15 0 6 6 1 1 0 0 12 12

Yakult

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

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Aoki, Norichika 1-for-2, 2 R 1: BB, 3: HBP, 4: SO, 6: 1B, 7: BB
(2B) Tanaka, Hiroyasu 0-for-2, 2 R 1: S3, 3: f2, 5: BB, 6: BB, 7: SO
(RF) Iihara, Yasushi 2-for-5, 2 R 1: SO, 3: DP, 5: 2B, 6: f3, 8: 2B
(1B) Whitesell, Josh 3-for-4, 3 R, 5 RBI 1: 2B, 4: BB, 5: 2B, 6: 2B, 8: G4
1B Takeuchi, Shinichi 0-for-0
(LF) Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 1-for-3 1: G5, 4: F6, 5: 1B
PR-LF Fukuchi, Kazuki 1-for-2, 1 R, 1 RBI 6: G4, 8: 3B
(C) Aikawa, Ryoji 1-for-5, 2 RBI 2: G3, 4: F7, 5: F9, 6: 1B, 8: G5
C Fukukawa, Masakazu 0-for-0
(3B) Miyamoto, Shinya 1-for-4, 1 R 2: f9, 4: 1B, 5: F4, 6: F8
SS Onizaki, Yuji 1-for-1 8: 1B
(SS-3B) Kawabata, Shingo 3-for-5, 1 R, 3 RBI 2: F6, 4: 3B, 5: 2B, 7: SO, 8: 1B
(P) Ishikawa, Masanori 1-for-3, 1 RBI 3: BB, 4: 2B, 5: SO, 7: SO
PH Guiel, Aaron 0-for-1 8: F7
P De La Cruz, Eulo 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Ishikawa, Masanori, W 8 121 36 35 12 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 3.678
De La Cruz, Eulo 1 12 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.600
9 133 40 39 13 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 2

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 1 hit
Imai on the mound for Hiroshima
Aoki walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Tanaka. Iihara strikes out swinging. Whitesell hits an RBI double to center, runner on second. Hatakeyama grounds out to third.

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 3 hits
Ishikawa on the mound for Yakult
Iwamoto hits a single to center. Y. Yamamoto flies out to center. Ishihara grounds out to short, runner on second. Imai hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Higashide hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and second. Soyogi grounds out to short.

Top of the 3rd - 1 run, 2 hits
Ishikawa on the mound for Yakult
Akamatsu lines out to the pitcher. Huber hits a solo homer. Hirose hits a single to left. Iwamoto hits a grounder to first, Hirose advances to third on throwing error (E3), runner on third. Y. Yamamoto strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 4th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Imai on the mound for Hiroshima
Whitesell walks. Hatakeyama flies out to short. Aikawa flies out to left. Miyamoto hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Kawabata clears the bases with a 2-run double to center, runner advances to third on throw. Ishikawa hits an RBI double to center, runner on second. Aoki strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 5th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Kishimoto on the mound for Hiroshima
Tanaka walks. Iihara hits a double to right, runners on second and third. Whitesell clears the bases with a 2-run double to right, runner on second. Hatakeyama hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Fukuchi enters the game as a pinch-runner for Hatakeyama. Aikawa flies out to right. Miyamoto flies out to second. Kawabata hits an RBI double to right, runners on second and third. Ishikawa strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 6th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Saito on the mound for Hiroshima
Aoki hits an infield single. Tanaka walks, runners on first and second. Iihara fouls out to first. Whitesell clears the bases with a 2-run double to left, runner on second. Fukuchi grounds out to second. Aikawa hits an RBI single to center. Miyamoto flies out to center.

Bottom of the 8th - 2 runs, 4 hits
Ueno on the mound for Hiroshima
Defense: Kura is the new catcher.
Iihara hits a double to center. Whitesell grounds out to second, runner on third. Fukuchi hits an RBI triple to right, runner on third. Aikawa drives in a run with a grounder to third. Onizaki hits a single to center. Kawabata hits an infield single, runners on first and second. Guiel, pinch-hitting for Ishikawa, flies out to left.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Higashide flies out to center. Soyogi hits a double to left. Akamatsu flies out to second. Huber walks, runners on first and second. Hirose flies out to center.

Bottom of the 3rd
Ishikawa walks. Aoki gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Tanaka fouls out on a bunt attempt. Iihara grounds into a double play.

Top of the 5th
Soyogi fouls out to the catcher. Akamatsu fouls out to the catcher. Huber hits a double to left. Hirose grounds out to the pitcher.

Top of the 6th
Iwamoto fouls out to the catcher. Y. Yamamoto hits a single to center and advances to second on a wild pitch. Ishihara strikes out swinging. Kokubo, pinch-hitting for Kishimoto, flies out to left.

Top of the 7th
Higashide lines out to short. Soyogi hits a single to left. Akamatsu flies out to third. Huber hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Hirose lines out to the pitcher.

Notes

Yakult won their third game in a row and are now 38-48-2 (4th place). ... The Carp lost their second game in a row and are now 34-52-2 (5th place).

Ishikawa (YAK) won his fourth start in a row and is now 6-8. The win also puts him at 2-3 in 5 starts against the Carp this season. ... Imai (HIR) started his fourth game of the year and dropped his second start in a row. Imai is now 0-2.

Home runs
HIR: Huber (6)