Seibu Lions vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00
Attendance: 15475 | Seibu leads series, 8-6-0 | Time: 4:52
Potential Starters: Masamitsu Hirano (SEI) 1-2, 3.91 - Kazuki Kondo (ORI) 5-6, 3.29
Hitting (LOB: 12, DP: 0)
|(2B)||Kataoka, Yasuyuki||5-for-6, 2 R||1: 2B, 2: 1B (CS), 5: 1B, 7: 1B (SB), 8: 1B, 10: F3|
|(3B)||Hara, Takuya||1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI||1: S3, 3: F8, 5: 2B, 7: S3, 8: SO, 10: G4|
|(CF)||Kuriyama, Takumi||0-for-4||1: F7, 3: F7, 5: G3, 7: BB, 8: BB, 11: G6|
|(SS)||Nakajima, Hiroyuki||2-for-6, 2 RBI||1: SO, 3: F6, 5: 1B, 7: 1B, 8: G6, 11: F9|
|(1B)||Fernandez, Jose||3-for-6, 1 R||2: 1B, 4: 1B, 5: F7, 7: G3, 9: 1B, 11: f3|
|(DH)||Brown, Dee||1-for-4, 1 R||2: 1B, 4: F8, 5: F7, 7: IBB, 9: G4|
|(RF)||Takayama, Hisashi||0-for-2||2: S1, 4: F9, 6: F9|
|PH||Ishii, Yoshihito||0-for-1||7: F7|
|PH-LF||Sakata, Ryo||0-for-1||9: SO|
|(C)||Uemoto, Tatsuyuki||0-for-5||2: SO, 4: G3, 6: SO, 8: SO, 9: SO|
|(LF-RF)||Sato, Tomoaki||2-for-5, 2 RBI||2: 1B (SB), 5: G1, 6: G1, 8: 1B, 10: SO|
|Hirano, Masamitsu||4 2/3||87||22||20||7||1||2||2||0||0||0||0||3||3||4.229|
|Okamoto, Atsushi, H||1 1/3||30||7||6||2||0||1||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||3.375|
|Osada, Shuichiro, H||1||23||4||4||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2.600|
|Sikorski, Brian, H||2||26||7||7||1||0||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1.237|
|Kudo, Kimiyasu, L||0/3||7||4||4||4||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||1||18.000|
Hitting (LOB: 14, DPs in: 2nd)
|(CF)||Sakaguchi, Tomotaka||2-for-6, 1 RBI||1: F4, 2: 1B, 4: F3, 6: 1B, 8: F8, 10: G4|
|(RF)||Moriyama, Makoto||2-for-3||1: BB, 2: 1B, 5: SO, 6: BB, 8: 1B|
|PH||Arakane, Hisao||1-for-1, 1 R||11: 1B|
|(2B)||Goto, Mitsutaka||2-for-6||1: 1B, 2: DP, 5: F8, 6: SO, 8: G6, 11: 1B|
|(1B)||Cabrera, Alex||2-for-6||1: F6, 3: F9, 5: 2B, 7: G6, 9: SO, 11: 1B|
|(LF)||Okada, Takahiro||2-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI||1: G5, 3: G4, 5: BB, 7: 1B, 9: f5, 11: 1B|
|(DH)||Caraballo, Francisco||1-for-5||2: F7, 3: 1B, 5: G5, 7: SO, 9: SO|
|(3B)||Baldiris, Aarom||2-for-5, 2 R, 3 RBI||2: HR, 3: F7, 6: G4, 7: HR, 10: F8|
|(C)||Suzuki, Fumihiro||0-for-4, 1 R||2: BB, 4: F8, 6: F8, 7: G4, 10: SO|
|(SS)||Kaneko, Keisuke||2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI||2: 3B, 4: SO, 6: 1B, 8: F6|
|PH||Kitagawa, Hirotoshi||1-for-1||10: 1B|
|Kondo, Kazuki||4 2/3||114||23||21||9||0||2||0||0||2||0||0||4||4||3.460|
|Kamoshida, Takashi||1 1/3||24||7||5||2||0||1||1||0||1||0||0||1||1||3.522|
|Hirano, Yoshihisa, H||1||26||6||5||2||0||2||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||1.811|
|Kishida, Mamoru, H||1||24||4||4||1||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||3.841|
|Katsuki, Ryota, W||2||19||6||6||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||3.086|
Top of the 2nd - 2 runs, 4 hits
Kondo on the mound for Orix
Fernandez hits a single to right. Brown hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Takayama hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Uemoto strikes out swinging. Sato hits a 2-run single to center, runner on first. Sato steals second. Kataoka hits an infield single, runner on first and third. Kataoka gets caught trying to steal second.
Bottom of the 2nd - 3 runs, 4 hits
Hirano on the mound for Seibu
Caraballo flies out to left. Baldiris hits a solo homer. Suzuki walks. K. Kaneko hits an RBI triple to right, runner on third. Sakaguchi hits an RBI single to left, runner on first. Moriyama hits an infield single, runners on first and second. Goto hits into a double play.
Top of the 5th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Kondo on the mound for Orix
Sato grounds out to the pitcher. Kataoka hits a single to center. Hara hits an RBI double to right, runner on second. Kuriyama hits a grounder to the pitcher, runners are all safe on an error (E1), runners on first and third. Nakajima hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and second. Fernandez flies out to left.
Pitching change: Furukawa in for Kondo.
Brown flies out to left.
Top of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Kamoshida on the mound for Orix
Kataoka hits a single to right, steals second, and advances to third on a sac bunt by Hara. Kuriyama walks, runners on first and third. Nakajima hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Leicester in for Kamoshida.
Fernandez grounds out to first. Brown gets an intentional walk to load the bases. Y. Ishii, pinch-hitting for Takayama, flies out to left.
Bottom of the 7th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Fujita on the mound for Seibu
Cabrera grounds out to short. T-Okada hits a single to right. Caraballo strikes out swinging. Baldiris hits a 2-run homer. Suzuki grounds out t second.
Bottom of the 11th - 1 run, 4 hits
Kudo on the mound for Seibu
Arakane, pinch-hitting for Moriyama, hits a single to center. Goto hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Cabrera hits a single to right, bases loaded. T-Okada hits a walk-off RBI single to left.
Top of the 1st
Kataoka hits a double to left and advances to third on a sac bunt by Hara. Kuriyama flies out to left. Nakajima strikes out looking.
Bottom of the 1st
Sakaguchi flies out to second. Moriyama walks. Goto hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Cabrera flies out to short. T-Okada grounds out to third.
Bottom of the 5th
Moriyama strikes out swinging. Goto flies out to center. Cabrera hits a double to left.
Pitching change: Doi in for Hirano.
T-Okada walks, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: A. Okamoto in for Doi.
Caraballo grounds out to third.
Bottom of the 6th
Baldiris grounds out to second. Suzuki flies out to center. K. Kaneko hits a single to left. Sakaguchi hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Moriyama walks to load the bases. Goto strikes out swinging.
Top of the 8th
Uemoto strikes out swinging. Sato hits a single to left. Kataoka hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Hara strikes out swinging. Kuriyama walks to load the bases. Nakajima grounds out to short.
The Buffaloes won their second game in a row and are now 51-47-1 (4th place). ... The Lions lose their second game in a row and are now 55-46-0 (2nd place).
Katsuki (ORI) got the win in relief and improved to 3-1. ... Kudo (SEI) suffered his first loss of the season and is 0-1.
ORI: Baldiris (8, 9)