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Rakuten Eagles 11 – Seibu Lions 3 (August 27, 2010)

by on Aug.27, 2010 @ 4:03 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Rakuten Eagles vs Seibu Lions @ Seibu Dome - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Rakuten 1 2 0 1 5 2 0 0 0 11 15 0
Seibu 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 6 2

Attendance: 21504 | Seibu leads series, 10-6-0 | Time: 3:33

Potential Starters: Satoshi Nagai (RAK) 7-8, 3.63 - Masamitsu Hirano (SEI) 2-2, 3.46

Rakuten

Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 3rd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Hijirisawa, Ryo 2-for-6, 2 R 1: 2B, 3: SO, 5: 1B, 5: SO, 7: F8, 9: SO
(2B) Uchimura, Kensuke 3-for-5, 2 R 1: SO, 3: 1B, 5: 1B, 6: 1B, 7: F7
(RF) Tsuchiya, Teppei 1-for-3, 1 RBI 1: S7, 3: BB, 5: F7, 6: L4, 8: 1B
(DH) Yamasaki, Takeshi 0-for-4, 1 RBI 1: G6, 3: DP, 5: S9, 6: F6, 8: F7
(1B) Ruiz, Randy 2-for-4, 3 R 2: BB, 4: SO, 5: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: SO
(3B) Nakamura, Norihiro 1-for-3, 2 R, 2 RBI 2: HR, 4: F9, 5: BB, 6: BB, 8: SO
3B Nishimura, Wataru 0-for-0
(LF) Kusano, Daisuke 3-for-4, 2 R, 5 RBI 2: SO, 4: 2B, 5: 2B, 6: 1B
PR-LF Makida, Akihisa 0-for-1 9: G4
(C) Shima, Motohiro 2-for-5, 2 RBI 2: F9, 4: 1B, 5: 1B, 6: SO, 9: G4
(SS) Watanabe, Naoto 1-for-4 2: F8, 4: f9, 5: 1B, 7: G5, 9: HBP

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Nagai, Satoshi, W 5 87 21 19 5 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 3.687
Yabu, Keiichi 1 8 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.870
Katayama, Hiroshi 1 19 4 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.980
Kawagishi, Tsuyoshi 1 19 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.949
Aoyama, Koji 1 12 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.250
9 145 35 32 6 1 7 2 0 0 0 0 3 3

Seibu

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Kataoka, Yasuyuki 0-for-2, 1 RBI 1: f3, 3: G5, 5: S8, 7: BB
(CF) Kuriyama, Takumi 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: G3, 4: SO, 5: 1B, 7: SO
(SS) Nakajima, Hiroyuki 0-for-4 1: F9, 4: F8, 5: SO, 8: G4
(DH) Nakamura, Takeya 0-for-4 2: f3, 4: SO, 6: G1, 8: SO
(1B) Fernandez, Jose 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: G6, 5: HR, 6: 2B, 8: G6
(LF) Oshima, Hiroyuki 1-for-4, 1 R 2: G4, 5: 1B, 6: f7, 9: SO
(RF) Takayama, Hisashi 1-for-4 3: 2B, 5: SO, 6: G6, 9: F4
(C) Hosokawa, Toru 0-for-1 3: G5
PH-C Uemoto, Tatsuyuki 1-for-3, 1 R 5: 1B, 7: F7, 9: F4
(3B) Hara, Takuya 0-for-1 3: G3, 5: BB
PH-3B Abe, Masahiro 0-for-1 7: F5

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Hirano, Masamitsu, L 4 2/3 89 23 19 8 1 4 2 0 0 1 0 7 7 4.468
Nogami, Ryoma 1 1/3 49 12 10 6 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 4 4 5.137
Onodera, Chikara 1 15 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.081
Osada, Shuichiro 1 14 4 4 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.869
Okamoto, Atsushi 1 21 4 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.640
9 188 46 39 15 1 9 4 1 0 1 0 11 11

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 1st - 1 run, 1 hit
Hirano on the mound for Orix
Hijirisawa hits a double to right and advances to third on a wild pitch. Uchimura strikes out looking. Teppei hits a sac fly to left. Yamasaki grounds out to short.

Top of the 2nd - 2 runs, 1 hit
Hirano on the mound for Orix
Ruiz walks. Nakamura hits a 2-run homer. Kusano strikes out swinging. Shima flies out to right. Watanabe flies out to center.

Top of the 4th - 1 run, 2 hits
Hirano on the mound for Orix
Ruiz strikes out looking. Nakamura flies out to right. Kusano hits a double to center. Shima hits an RBI single to right, runner on first. Watanabe fouls out to right.

Top of the 5th - 5 runs, 6 hits
Hirano on the mound for Orix
Hijirisawa hits a single to center. Uchimura hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Teppei flies out to left. Yamasaki hits a sac fly to right, runner on first. Ruiz hits a single to center, runners on first and third.
Pitching change: Nogami in for Hirano.
Nakamura walks to load the bases. Kusano clears the bases with a 3-run double to center, runner on second. Shima hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Watanabe hits a single to center. Hijirisawa strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 5th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Nagai on the mound for Rakuten
Fernandez hits a solo homer. Oshima hits a single to center. Takayam strikes out swinging. Uemoto, pinch-hitting for Hosokawa, hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Hara walks to load the bases. Kataoka hits a sac fly to center, runners on first and second. Kuriyama hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Nakajima strikes out swinging.

Top of the 6th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Nogami on the mound for Seibu
Defense: Uemoto is the new catcher.
Uchimura hits an infield single. Teppei lines out to second. Yamasaki flies out to short. Ruiz hits a single to right and runners advance to second and third on catching error (E5). Nakamura walks to load the bases. Kusano hits a 2-run single to left and runners advance to second and third on fielding error (E7). Makida enters the game as a pinch-runner for Kusano. Shima strikes out swinging.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 3rd
Hijirisawa strikes out swinging. Uchimura hits a single to center. Teppei walks, runners on first and second. Yamasaki hits into a double play.

Bottom of the 3rd
Takayama hits a double to center. Hosokawa grounds out to third. Hara grounds out to first, runner on third. Kataoka grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 6th
Nakamura grounds out to the pitcher. Fernandez hits a double to right. Oshima fouls out to left. Takayama grounds out to short.

Notes

The Eagles are 3-2 over their last 5 games and are now 51-63-2 (6th place). ... The Lions lost their 7th game in row and are now 65-55-0 (3rd place).

Nagai (RAK) got the win and evened his record out to 8-8.  Nagai managed to pick up his first victory against the Lions this year and is now 1-2 with a 6.15 ERA in 5 starts against them. ... Hirano (SEI) took the loss and dropped to 2-3.  Hirano is now 1-1 with a 7.59 ERA in two starts against the Eagles this year.

Home runs
RAK: Nakamura (13)
SEI: Fernandez (6)