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Hiroshima Carp 6 – Hanshin Tigers 1 (August 26, 2010)

by on Aug.26, 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 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 6 10 0
Hanshin 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1

Attendance: 33434 | Hanshin leads series, 11-6-0 | Time: 2:53

Potential Starters: Eric Stults (HIR) 4-9, 5.45 - Tsuyoshi Shimoyanagi (HAN) 6-6, 4.00

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 5, DPs in: 8th, 9th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 2-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI 1: F8, 3: 2B, 5: G4 (SB), 7: BB (CS), 9: 1B
(2B) Kimura, Shogo 0-for-3 1: SO, 3: S2, 5: S2, 7: G4, 9: DP
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 2-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: f2, 3: S8, 5: 2B, 8: 1B
(3B) Kurihara, Kenta 1-for-3, 1 R 2: F8, 3: F9, 5: BB, 8: 1B
(RF) Hirose, Jun 1-for-4 2: G6, 4: F8, 5: G5, 8: 1B (BrO)
(1B) Huber, Justin 0-for-2, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: BB, 4: F9, 6: SO, 8: BB
PR-LF Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-0
(LF-1B) Iwamoto, Takahiro 1-for-3, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: L4, 6: G4, 8: S7
(C) Aizawa, Tsubasa 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 5: 2B, 6: F7, 8: L4
(P) Stults, Eric 1-for-4 2: F8, 5: 1B, 7: SO, 9: SO
P Yokoyama, Ryuji 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Stults, Eric, W 8 1/3 123 30 29 6 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 5.115
Yokoyama, Ryuji 2/3 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.421
9 125 32 31 6 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 1 1

Hanshin

Hitting (LOB: 4, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Murton, Matt 2-for-4, 1 RBI 1: G4, 3: 1B (BrO), 6: G6, 9: 1B
(2B) Hirano, Keiichi 0-for-3 1: SO, 3: G6, 6: G6
PH Asai, Ryo 1-for-1 9: 1B
(SS) Toritani, Takashi 0-for-4 1: G4, 4: SO, 7: G4, 9: F6
(3B) Arai, Takahiro 0-for-4 2: G1, 4: SO, 7: F4, 9: G5
(1B) Brazell, Craig 1-for-4 2: 1B, 4: G3, 7: SO, 9: G1
(LF) Kanemoto, Tomoaki 0-for-3 2: F8, 5: G3, 8: SO
(C) Jojima, Kenji 1-for-3 2: F8, 5: G6, 8: 1B
(CF) Fujikawa, Shunsuke 1-for-3, 1 R 3: 2B, 5: G6, 8: F7
(P) Shimoyanagi, Tsuyoshi 0-for-0 3: S5
P Fukuhara, Shinobu 0-for-0
PH Sakurai, Kodai 0-for-1 6: G4
P Egusa, Hirotaka 0-for-0
P Nishimura, Ken 0-for-0
PH Sekimoto, Kentaro 0-for-1 8: F8
P Watanabe, Ryo 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Shimoyanagi, Tsuyoshi, L 4 2/3 73 21 17 6 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 4 4 4.191
Fukuhara, Shinobu 1 1/3 23 5 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 7.448
Egusa, Hirotaka 1 1/3 34 8 5 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 5.192
Nishimura, Ken 2/3 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.429
Watanabe, Ryo 1 10 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.963
9 148 38 30 10 0 4 4 0 2 1 0 6 6

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Shimoyanagi on the mound for Hanshin
Kurihara flies out to center. Hirose grounds out to short. Huber walks. Iwamoto hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Aizawa hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and second. Stults flies out to center.

Top of the 3rd - 1 run, 1 hit
Shimoyanagi on the mound for Hanshin
Soyogi hits a double to center and advances to third on a sac bunt by Kimura. Akamatsu hits a sac fly to center. Kurihara flies out to right.

Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 2 hits
Stults on the mound for Hiroshima
S. Fujikawa hits a double to center and advances to third on a sac bunt by Shimoyanagi. Murton hits an RBI single to center and gets thrown out trying stretch his single into a double. Hirano grounds out to short.

Top of the 5th - 2 run, 3 hits
Shimoyanagi on the mound for Hanshin
Aizawa hits a double to center. Stults hit a single to center, runners on first and third. Soyogi drives in a run with a ground out to second, runner on first. Soyogi steals second. Kimura hits a sac bunt, runner on third. Akamatsu hits an RBI double to left, runner on second.
Pitching change: Fukuhara in for Shimoyanagi.
Kurihara walks, runners on first and second.  Runner on second advances to third on wild pitch, runners on first and third. Hirose grounds out to third.

Top of the 8th - 2 run, 3 hits
Egusa on the mound for Hanshin
Akamatsu hits a single to center. Kurihara hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Hirose hits an infield single, bases loaded. Huber walks in a run, bases loaded. Iwamoto hits a sac fly to left, and a throwing error (E7) allows the runners to advance to second and third.
Pitching change: Nishimura in for Egusa.
Amaya enters the game as a pinch-runner for Huber. Aizawa lines out to second and Hirose is doubled off third.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 9th
Murton hits a single to right. Asai, pinch-hitting for Hirano, hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Toritani flies out to short.
Pitching change: Yokoyama in for Stults.
Arai grounds out to third, runners on first and third. Brazell grounds out to the pitcher.

Notes

Hiroshima took the series, 2-1.

The Carp are 4-1 over their last 5 games and are now 44-66-2 (5th place). ... The Tigers are 1-4 over their last 5 games and are now 60-48-2 (2nd place).

Stults (HIR) stopped a 2-game losing streak and is now 5-9 on the year.  He also picked up his first victory of the year against the Hanshin Tigers and is now 1-2 in three starts against them this year. ... Shimoyanagi (HAN) got the loss and is now 0-2 in his last three starts since a victory on 8/1 (vs Chunichi).  He's also now 1-1 in 3 starts against the Carp.

Home runs
None.