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Rakuten Eagles 4 – Chiba Lotte Marines 0 (August 13, 2010)

by on Aug.13, 2010 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Rakuten Eagles vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ Chiba Marine Stadium - 18:15

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Rakuten 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 4 11 0
Lotte 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Attendance: 23627 | Rakuten leads series, 10-4-0 | Time: 3:02

Potential Starters: Darrell Rasner (RAK) 3-7, 4.66 - Yoshihisa Naruse (LOT) 9-9, 3.19

Rakuten

Hitting (LOB: 9, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Hijirisawa, Ryo 2-for-5 1: 1B, 3: SO, 6: 1B, 7: G3, 9: G3
(SS) Watanabe, Naoto 1-for-3 1: S1, 3: F8, 6: S1, 8: f5, 9: 1B
(RF) Tsuchiya, Teppei 0-for-4 1: G3, 4: G4, 6: G4, 8: SO, 9: BB
(DH) Yamasaki, Takeshi 1-for-4, 1 R 1: SO, 4: F7, 6: BB, 8: 1B, 9: G5
(1B) Ruiz, Randy 1-for-4, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: SO, 6: SO, 8: 2B
PR-3B Nishimura, Wataru 0-for-0, 1 R
(3B-1B) Nakamura, Norihiro 2-for-4, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 5: F7, 7: F5, 8: 1B
(2B) Takasu, Yosuke 0-for-3 2: F4, 5: G3, 7: F8
2B Uchimura, Kensuke 0-for-1 8: G4
(LF) Makida, Akihisa 3-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI 2: f3, 5: HR, 7: 1B, 9: 2B (BrO)
(C) Shima, Motohiro 1-for-4, 1 RBI 3: F8, 5: G1, 7: 1B (SB), 9: G6

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Rasner, Darrell, W 7 103 24 19 1 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.363
Aoyama, Koji 2 26 6 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.452
9 129 30 25 1 0 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0

Lotte

Hitting (LOB: 3, DPs in: 6th, 7th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Nishioka, Tsuyoshi 0-for-2 1: BB, 3: F8, 6: BB, 9: G3
(3B) Imae, Toshiaki 0-for-3 1: S1, 3: G4, 6: G2, 9: SO
(2B) Iguchi, Tadahito 0-for-4 1: G4, 4: f9, 6: DP, 9: G5
(1B) Kim, Tae-Kyun 0-for-3 1: SO, 4: F8, 7: SO
(DH) Fukuura, Kazuya 1-for-3 2: G3, 4: G4, 7: 1B
(LF) Omatsu, Shoitsu 0-for-3 2: F8, 5: G3, 7: DP
(RF-CF) Kiyota, Ikuhiro 0-for-1 2: BB, 5: HBP, 8: F9
(C) Matoba, Naoki 0-for-2 2: G4, 5: F8
PH Nemoto, Shunichi 0-for-1 8: F7
C Saito, Toshio 0-for-0
(CF) Okada, Yoshifumi 0-for-2 3: G6, 5: SO
PH-RF Takehara, Naotaka 0-for-1 8: F5

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Naruse, Yoshihisa, L 7 2/3 113 33 30 9 1 6 1 0 2 1 0 4 4 3.263
Ueno, Hiroki 1 1/3 29 7 6 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.077
9 142 40 36 11 1 6 2 0 2 1 0 4 4

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 5th - 1 run, 1 hit
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
Nakamura flies out to left. Takasu grounds out to first. Makida hits a solo homer. Shima grounds out to the pitcher.

Top of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
Nakamura flies out to third. Takasu flies out to center. Makida hits a single to center and advances to second on a wild pitch. Shima hits an RBI single to right, runner on first. Shima steals second. Hijirisawa grounds out to first.

Top of the 8th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
Watanabe fouls out to third. Teppei strikes out swinging. Yamasaki hits a single to left. Ruiz hits an RBI double to left, runner advances to third on throw. Nishimura enters the game as a pinch-runner for Ruiz. Nakamura hits an RBI single to center, runner on first.
Pitching change: Ueno in for Naruse.
Uchimura grounds out to second.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Hijirisawa hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Watanabe. Teppei grounds out to first, runner on third. Yamasaki strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 1st
Nishioka walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Imae. Iguchi grounds out to second, runner on third. Kim strikes out looking.

Top of the 6th
Hijirisawa hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Watanabe. Teppei grounds out to second, runner on third. Yamasaki walks, runners on first and third. Ruiz strikes out looking.

Top of the 9th
Makida hits a double to center. Shima grounds out to short, runner on third. Hijirisawa hits a grounder to first and Makida gets thrown out trying to score, runner on first. Watanabe hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Teppei walks to load the bases. Yamasaki grounds out to third.

Notes

The Eagles stopped a 2-game losing streak and are now 47-56-2 (6th place). ... The Marines are 2-3 over their last 5 games and are now 54-50-2 (3rd place).

Rasner (RAK) got the win and is 3-0 in 10 starts since his last loss on 5/24 (vs Chunichi).  Rasner is now 4-7 overall and 2-1 in three starts against Lotte this year. ... Naruse (LOT) took the loss and dropped to 9-10.  He's also 0-2 in two starts against the Eagles this season.

Makida's (RAK) homer in the 5th was his first since 4/12/2007.

Naruse's (LOT) 18-game winning streak for games from August until the end of the season (starting in 9/18/2006) came to an end tonight.

Home runs
RAK: Makida (1)