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Hiroshima Carp 5 – Hanshin Tigers 4 (August 24, 2010)

by on Aug.24, 2010 @ 4:02 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Carp vs Hanshin Tigers @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hiroshima 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 5 14 1
Hanshin 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 0

Attendance: 34320 | Hanshin leads series, 10-5-0 | Time: 3:53

Potential Starters: Jumpei Shinoda (HIR) 6-4, 4.16 - Yasutomo Kubo (HAN) 11-5, 3.67

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 11, DPs in: 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 3-for-5, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: 2B, 4: 1B, 6: 2B, 8: G1
(2B) Kimura, Shogo 2-for-3 1: 3B, 3: S1, 4: F4, 6: 1B
PH Maeda, Tomonori 0-for-1 8: SO
P Chulk, Vinnie 0-for-0
CF Akamatsu, Masato 0-for-0
(CF-LF) Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: BB, 5: SO, 6: DP, 8: f2
(3B-1B) Kurihara, Kenta 2-for-5 1: F9, 3: L5, 5: 1B, 7: 1B, 9: G4
(LF) Shima, Shigenobu 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: G4, 3: F6, 5: BB, 7: SO, 9: HR
2B Yamamoto, Yoshihiko 0-for-0
(RF) Hirose, Jun 0-for-4, 1 R 2: BB, 4: F8, 5: SO, 7: F8, 9: F9
(1B) Iwamoto, Takahiro 1-for-5, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: HR, 4: SO, 5: SO, 7: G5, 9: F4
P Yokoyama, Ryuji 0-for-0
(C) Kura, Yoshikazu 3-for-4, 2 R 2: SO, 4: 1B, 6: 2B, 8: 1B
(P) Shinoda, Jumpei 1-for-3, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: 2B, 6: F4
P Oshima, Takayuki 0-for-0
PH-2B-3B Ishii, Takuro 1-for-1 8: 1B

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Shinoda, Jumpei 6 0/3 108 29 24 7 1 4 3 1 0 0 0 4 4 4.284
Oshima, Takayuki, H 1 17 4 2 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 4.540
Chulk, Vinnie, W 1 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.391
Yokoyama, Ryuji, S 1 21 5 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.446
9 155 41 33 8 1 6 5 1 1 0 0 4 4

Hanshin

Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 4th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF-LF) Murton, Matt 0-for-4, 1 RBI 1: G3, 2: S8, 4: SO, 6: F7, 9: G5
(2B) Hirano, Keiichi 1-for-3, 1 R 1: 1B, 2: F8, 4: BB (CS), 7: HBP, 9: G6
(SS) Toritani, Takashi 1-for-2, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: HR, 2: BB, 4: SO, 7: S1, 9: BB
(3B) Arai, Takahiro 2-for-4, 1 R 1: 2B, 2: SO, 5: G6, 7: BB, 9: 1B
(1B) Brazell, Craig 1-for-5 1: F7, 3: G4, 5: 1B, 7: SO, 9: F8
(LF) Kanemoto, Tomoaki 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: 2B, 3: G1, 5: SO, 7: SO
CF Asai, Ryo 0-for-0
(C) Jojima, Kenji 0-for-4 1: F6, 3: E5, 5: F7, 8: G4
(CF-RF) Fujikawa, Shunsuke 1-for-3, 1 R 2: 1B, 3: IBB, 6: G5, 8: G6
(P) Kubo, Yasutomo 1-for-2 2: 1B, 3: G6
P Egusa, Hirotaka 0-for-0
PH Sakurai, Kodai 0-for-1 6: F8
P Nishimura, Ken 0-for-0
P Kubota, Tomoyuki 0-for-0
PH Lin, Wei-Chu 0-for-1 8: F9
P Fujikawa, Kyuji 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kubo, Yasutomo 5 1/3 108 28 24 9 1 8 3 0 1 0 0 4 4 3.781
Egusa, Hirotaka, H 2/3 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.500
Nishimura, Ken, H 1 1/3 34 7 7 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.465
Kubota, Tomoyuki, H 2/3 7 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.365
Fujikawa, Kyuji, L 1 15 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.360
9 168 43 39 14 2 10 3 0 1 0 0 5 5

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 3 runs, 4 hits
Shinoda on the mound for Hiroshima
Murton grounds out to first. Hirano hits an infield single. Toritani hits a 2-run homer. Arai hits a double to left, runner on second. Brazell flies out to left. Kanemoto hits an RBI double to center, runner on second. Jojima flies out to short.

Top of the 2nd - 2 runs, 1 hit
Kubo on the mound for Hanshin
Shima grounds out to second. Hirose walks. Iwamoto hits a 2-run homer. Kura strikes out swinging. Shinoda strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Shinoda on the mound for Hiroshima
S. Fujikawa hits a single to center. Kubo hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Murton hits a sac fly to center, runner on first. Hirano flies out to center. Toritani walks, runners on first and second. Arai strikes out swinging.

Top of the 4th - 1 run, 3 hits
Kubo on the mound for Hanshin
Hirose flies out to center. Iwamoto strikes out swinging. Kura hits a single to center. Shinoda hits an RBI double to center, runner on second. Soyogi hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Kimura flies out to second.

Top of the 6th - 1 run, 3 hits
Kubo on the mound for Hanshin
Kura hits a double to right. Shinoda flies out to second. Soyogi hits an RBI double to right, runner on second.
Pitching change: Egusa in for Kubo.
Kimura reaches on a bunt single, runners on first and third. Amaya hits into a double play.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 1 hit
Fujikawa on the mound for Hanshin
Kurihara grounds out to second. Shima hits a solo homer. Hirose flies out to right. Iwamoto flies out to second.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Soyogi strikes out looking. Kimura hits a triple to center. Amaya strikes out looking. Kurihara flies out to right.

Top of the 3rd
Soyogi hits a double to center and advances to third on a sac bunt by Kimura. Amaya walks, runners on first and third. Kurihara line out to third. Shima flies out to short.

Bottom of the 3rd
Brazell grounds out to second. Kanemoto grounds out to the pitcher. Jojima reaches on a fielding error (E5), runner on second. S. Fujikawa gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second. Kubo grounds out to short.

Top of the 5th
Amaya strikes out swinging. Kurihara hits a single to center. Shima walks, runners on first and second. Hirose strikes out swinging. Iwamoto strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 7th
Hirano gets hit by a pitch. Shinoda is ejected for throwing near the head.
Pitching change: Oshima in for Shinoda.
Toritani hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Arai walks, runners on first and second. Brazell strikes out swinging. Kanemoto strikes out swinging.

Top of the 8th
Kura hits a single to center. Ishii, pinch-hitting for Oshima, hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Soyogi fails to advance the runners on a sac bunt, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Kubota in for Nishimura.
T. Maeda, pinch-hitting for Kimura, strikes out swinging. Amaya fouls out to the catcher.

Bottom of the 9th
Murton grounds out to third. Hirano grounds out to short. Toritani walks. Arai hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Brazell flies out to center.

Notes

The Carp won their 3rd game in a row and are now 43-65-2 (5th place). ... The Tigers lost their 4th game in a row and are now 59-47-2 (2nd place).

Chulk (HIR) picked up the win his relief, his first NPB victory of his career.  Yokoyama (HIR) saved his 6th game of the year. ... Fujikawa (HAN) took the loss in relief and is now 3-2.

Shinoda (HIR) became the third pitcher in the CL (and 6th pitcher in the NPB) to get thrown out of a game this year for hitting a batter in the head.

86-year-old Tsuguo Goto (former Tiger between 1948 - 1957) threw out the ceremonial first pitch.

Home run
HIR: Iwamoto (9), Shima (10)
HAN: Toritani (14)