Yakult Swallows vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Attendance: 20234 | Yakult leads series, 8-6-0 | Time: 3:28
Potential Starters: Kyohei Muranaka (YAK) 8-7, 3.09 - Jumpei Shinoda (HIR) 6-4, 4.54
Hitting (LOB: 4, DPs in: 3rd)
|(CF)||Aoki, Norichika||1-for-4||1: F6, 3: 1B (CS), 6: G4, 8: G5|
|(2B)||Tanaka, Hiroyasu||2-for-4||1: 1B, 3: SO, 6: 1B, 9: G5|
|(RF)||Iihara, Yasushi||1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI||1: G4, 4: G5, 6: G4, 9: HR|
|(1B)||Whitesell, Josh||0-for-4||1: F8, 4: F7, 6: L5, 9: G5|
|(LF)||Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro||0-for-3||2: F8, 4: BB, 7: G6, 9: F7|
|(C)||Aikawa, Ryoji||0-for-4||2: SO, 4: G6, 7: G5, 10: G1|
|(3B)||Miyamoto, Shinya||1-for-4||2: 1B, 5: G4, 7: G3, 10: G6|
|(SS)||Kawabata, Shingo||0-for-2||2: G4, 5: G3|
|PH||D'Antona, Jamie||0-for-1||8: SO|
|SS||Onizaki, Yuji||0-for-1||10: F9|
|(P)||Muranaka, Kyohei||0-for-2||3: SO, 5: SO|
|PH||Kawamoto, Ryohei||0-for-1||8: SO|
|Matsuoka, Kenichi, H||1||18||5||5||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1.709|
|Lim, Chang-Yong, L||2/3||18||5||3||2||0||0||1||0||1||0||0||1||1||1.615|
Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 7th)
|(SS)||Soyogi, Eishin||2-for-5, 1 R||1: 1B, 2: F9, 5: SO, 7: F9, 10: 1B|
|(2B)||Higashide, Akihiro||2-for-3, 1 R||1: S5, 3: 3B, 5: 1B (CS), 8: f7, 10: S5|
|(RF)||Hirose, Jun||0-for-3||1: HBP, 3: G5, 5: BB, 8: G4, 10: F9|
|(3B-1B)||Kurihara, Kenta||0-for-3, 1 RBI||1: G6, 3: S9, 5: G6, 8: SO, 10: IBB|
|(1B)||Huber, Justin||0-for-3||1: G5, 3: G1, 6: SO|
|PH||Maeda, Tomonori||0-for-1||9: G4|
|PH||Amaya, Soichiro||1-for-1, 1 RBI||10: 1B|
|(CF)||Akamatsu, Masato||0-for-4||2: E4 (CS), 4: F7, 6: G6, 9: G6|
|(C)||Ishihara, Yoshiyuki||2-for-4||2: 1B, 4: F8, 6: G1, 9: 1B|
|(LF)||Yamamoto, Yoshihiko||2-for-3||2: 1B, 4: 1B, 7: SO|
|PH||Shima, Shigenobu||1-for-1||9: 1B|
|(P)||Shinoda, Jumpei||1-for-2||2: S1, 4: F6, 7: 1B (BrO)|
|PH-3B||Ishii, Takuro||0-for-1||9: G6|
|Yokoyama, Ryuji, W||1||5||3||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1.573|
Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 1 hit
Muranaka on the mound for Yakult
Higashide hits a triple to center. Hirose grounds out to third. Kurihara hits a sac fly to right. Huber grounds out to the pitcher.
Top of the 9th - 1 run, 1 hit
Shinoda on the mound for Hiroshima
Tanaka grounds out to third. Iihara hits a solo homer. Whitesell grounds out to third. Hatakeyama flies out to left.
Bottom of the 10th - 1 run, 2 hits
Lim on the mound for Yakult
Soyogi hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Higashide. Hirose flies out to right. Kurihara gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second. Amaya, pinch-hitting for Yokoyama, hits a walk-off RBI infield single.
Top of the 1st
Aoki flies out to short. Tanaka hits a single to left. Iihara grounds out to second, runner on second. Whitesell flies out to center.
Bottom of the 1st
Soyogi hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Higashide. Hirose gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Kurihara grounds out to short, runners on first and third. Huber grounds out to third.
Bottom of the 2nd
Akamatsu reaches on a fielding error (E4), runner on first. Akamatsu gets caught trying to steal second. Ishihara hits a single to right. Y. Yamamoto hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Shinoda hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Soyogi flies out to right.
Bottom of the 9th
T. Maeda, pinch-hitting for Huber, grounds out to second. Akamatsu grounds out to short. Ishihara hits a single to center. Shima, pinch-hitting for Y. Yamamoto, hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Ishii, pinch-hitting for Shinoda, grounds out to short.
The Carp stopped a 4-game losing streak and are now 40-62-2 (5th place). ... The Swallows dropped their 3rd game in a row and are now 49-53-2 (4th place).
Yokoyama (HIR) got the win in relief and is now 2-1 on the year. ... Lim (YAK) took the loss in relief and dropped to 0-2.
YAK: Iihara (12)