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Softbank Hawks 4 – Seibu Lions 5 (August 7, 2010)

by on Aug.07, 2010 @ 4:04 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

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

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

Attendance: 26661 | Seibu leads series, 11-6-0 | Time: 3:10

Potential Starters: Toshiya Sugiuchi (SOF) 13-4, 3.18 - Kazuyuki Hoashi (SEI) 8-7, 3.68

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 8, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 1-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: HBP (SB), 5: G1, 7: G6 (SB), 9: f3
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 1-for-4 1: S2, 3: G4, 5: G6, 7: F7, 9: 1B
(LF) Matsunaka, Nobuhiko 1-for-5, 1 R 1: F8, 3: E5, 6: F9, 8: 3B, 9: F7
(1B) Kokubo, Hiroki 0-for-3, 1 RBI 1: G6, 3: F6, 6: SO, 8: S8
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 1-for-4 2: SO, 4: SO, 6: 2B, 8: F9
(DH) Petagine, Roberto 3-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 2B, 4: HR, 6: IBB, 8: 1B
PR-DH Fukuda, Shuhei 0-for-0
(3B) Matsuda, Nobuhiro 0-for-4 2: SO, 4: F9, 6: G3, 8: F7
(CF) Hasegawa, Yuya 0-for-2 2: G4, 4: SO, 7: BB (BrO)
PH Lee, Bum-Ho 1-for-1, 1 R, 1 RBI 9: HR
(C) Tanoue, Hidenori 0-for-3 3: G6, 5: F4, 7: S1, 9: f2

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Sugiuchi, Toshiya, L 6 106 28 26 8 0 6 2 0 0 1 0 3 3 3.243
Katto, Keisuke 1 21 6 5 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2.819
Settsu, Tadashi 1 12 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.470
8 139 37 34 11 0 8 2 0 0 1 0 5 5

Seibu

Hitting (LOB: 8, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Kataoka, Yasuyuki 1-for-5, 1 R 1: F6, 3: G6, 5: 1B (SB), 6: F7, 8: F7
(CF) Kuriyama, Takumi 3-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: 1B, 3: G4, 5: 1B, 7: 1B
(SS) Nakajima, Hiroyuki 3-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B (SB), 4: 2B, 5: G4, 7: 1B
(1B) Fernandez, Jose 1-for-3, 1 RBI 1: SO, 4: BB, 5: G4, 7: 1B
(DH) Brown, Dee 0-for-3 1: L5, 4: F7, 6: G4
PH-DH Ishii, Yoshihito 0-for-0, 1 RBI 7: S8
(RF) Takayama, Hisashi 1-for-4, 1 R 2: G6, 4: SO, 6: 1B, 7: SO
(3B) Hirao, Hiroshi 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: G6, 6: SO
3B Hara, Takuya 0-for-1 7: G4
(C) Uemoto, Tatsuyuki 1-for-4 2: G1, 5: SO, 6: 1B, 8: SO
C Hosokawa, Toru 0-for-0
(LF) Sato, Tomoaki 1-for-3, 1 R 3: SO, 5: 1B, 6: BB, 8: G4

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Hoashi, Kazuyuki, W 7 104 29 24 4 1 5 2 1 2 1 0 2 1 3.547
Osada, Shuichiro 2/3 13 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.893
Sikorski, Brian, S 1 1/3 21 6 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.400
9 138 39 33 8 2 5 2 1 2 1 0 4 3

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 3rd - 1 run, 0 hits
Hoashi on the mound for Seibu
Tanoue grounds out to short. Kawasaki gets hit by a pitch and steals second. Honda grounds out to second, runner on third. Matsuanaka reaches on a fielding error (E5) and a run scores, runner on first. Kokubo flies out to short.

Top of the 4th - 1 run, 1 hit
Hoashi on the mound for Seibu
Tamura strikes out swinging. Petagine hits a solo homer. Matsuda flies out to right. Hasegawa strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 5th - 2 run, 2 hits
Sugiuchi on the mound for Softbank
Uemoto strikes out swinging. Sato hits a single to left. Kataoka hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Kataoka steals second, runners on second and third. Kuriyama clears the bases with a 2-run single to right, runner on first. Nakajima grounds out to second, runner on first. Fernandez grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Sugiuchi on the mound for Softbank
Brown grounds out to second. Takayama hits a single to center. Hirao strikes out swinging. Uemoto hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Sato walks to load the bases. A runner scores on a wild pitch, runners on second and third. Kataoka flies out to left.

Bottom of the 7th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Katto on the mound for Softbank
Kuriyama hits a single to right. Nakajima hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Fernandez hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and third. Y. Ishii, pinch-hitting for Brown, hits a sac fly to center, runner on first. Takayama strikes out swinging. Hara grounds out to second.

Top of the 8th - 1 run, 2 hits
Osada on the mound for Seibu
Matsunaka hits a triple to right. Kokubo hits a sac fly to center. Tamura flies out to right. Petagine hits a single to center and is replaced by pinch-runner Fukuda.
Pitching change: Sikorski in for Osada.
Matsuda flies out to left.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 2 hits
Sikorski on the mound for Seibu
Defense: Hosokawa is the new catcher.
Lee, pinch-hitting for Hasegawa, hits a solo homer. Tanoue fouls out to the catcher. Kawasaki fouls out to first. Honda hits a single to left. Matsunaka flies out to left.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Kawasaki hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Honda. Matsunaka flies out to center. Runner advances to third on a wild pitch. Kokubo grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 1st
Kataoka flies out to short. Kuriyama hits a single to left. Nakajima hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Fernandez strikes out swinging as Nakajima steals second. Brown lines out to third.

Top of the 2nd
Tamura strikes out looking. Petagine hits a double to right. Matsuda strikes out swinging. Hasegawa grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 4th
Nakajima hits a double to left. Fernandez walks, runners on first and second. Brown flies out to left. Takayama strikes out swinging. Hirao grounds out to short.

Top of the 6th
Matsunaka flies out to right. Kokubo strikes out swinging. Tamura hits a double to left. Petagine gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second. Matsuda grounds out to first.

Top of the 7th
Hasegawa walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Taonue. Kawasaki hits a grounder to short, Hasegawa gets thrown out running the bases, runner on first. Kawasaki steal second. Honda flies out to left.

Notes

The Lions won their second game in a row and are now 57-47-0 (2nd place). ... The Hawks lost their fourth game in a row and are now 56-45-3 (1st place).

Hoashi (SEI) got the win and improved to 9-7.  Against the Hawks this season, Hoashi is now 3-0 with a 1.25 ERA over 3 starts.  Sikorski (SEI) saved his 26th game of the year. ... Sugiuchi (SOF) was saddled with the loss and is now 13-5 on the year.  Sugiuchi is now 2-2 with a 3.75 ERA in 4 starts against the Lions this year.

Takenori Emoto (baseball analyst) threw out the ceremonial first pitch.

Home runs
SOF: Petagine (7), Lee (4)