Chiba Lotte Marines vs Softbank Hawks @ Yahoo Dome - 13:00
Attendance: 31550 | Softbank leads series, 13-7-0 | Time: 2:58
Potential Starters: Hayden Penn (LOT) 1-1, 4.86 - Kenji Otonari (SOF) 2-8, 4.76
Hitting (LOB: 6, DP: 0)
|(SS)||Nishioka, Tsuyoshi||0-for-3, 1 R||1: BB (SB), 3: G5, 5: G5, 8: SO|
|(CF-RF)||Kiyota, Ikuhiro||1-for-4||1: SO, 3: SO, 6: 2B, 8: SO|
|(2B)||Iguchi, Tadahito||2-for-4||1: G5, 4: 2B, 6: 1B, 8: F4|
|(1B)||Kim, Tae-Kyun||2-for-3, 1 RBI||1: 2B, 4: BB, 6: SO, 9: 1B|
|(DH)||Fukuura, Kazuya||0-for-3||1: G4, 4: F7, 6: SO|
|PH-DH||Heiuchi, Hisao||0-for-0||9: S3|
|(3B)||Imae, Toshiaki||0-for-4||2: SO, 4: G6, 6: G4, 9: G4|
|(LF)||Omatsu, Shoitsu||0-for-4||2: G4, 4: F5, 7: F8, 9: G3|
|(RF)||Takehara, Naotaka||0-for-2||2: SO, 5: G5|
|PH-CF||Okada, Yoshifumi||0-for-1||7: G1|
|(C)||Matoba, Naoki||0-for-3||3: SO, 5: SO, 7: SO|
|Penn, Hayden, L||6 2/3||98||30||26||9||0||4||2||1||1||0||0||2||2||4.243|
Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 4th, 6th)
|(SS)||Kawasaki, Munenori||1-for-3||1: G6, 3: F8, 5: 1B (SB), 7: S1|
|(2B)||Honda, Yuichi||2-for-4, 1 R||1: G5, 4: 3B, 5: 1B (SB), 7: G6|
|(3B)||Matsuda, Nobuhiro||2-for-2, 1 R||1: BB, 4: 1B, 5: BB, 7: 1B|
|(1B)||Kokubo, Hiroki||1-for-4, 1 RBI||1: G6, 4: 1B, 5: F7, 7: G5|
|(RF)||Tamura, Hitoshi||2-for-4, 1 RBI||2: G6, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: G5|
|(DH)||Petagine, Roberto||0-for-4||2: G4, 4: DP, 6: DP, 8: SO|
|(CF-LF)||Hasegawa, Yuya||1-for-3||2: SO, 4: G6, 6: HBP, 8: 1B|
|(LF)||Shibahara, Hiroshi||0-for-3||3: G6, 5: SO, 6: G1|
|CF||Kidokoro, Ryuma||0-for-1||8: SO|
|(C)||Yamazaki, Katsuki||1-for-3||3: SO, 5: SO, 7: 1B|
|Otonari, Kenji, W||5 0/3||83||20||18||3||0||6||2||0||0||0||0||1||1||4.598|
|Morifuku, Masahiko, H||1||23||4||4||1||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2.427|
|Settsu, Tadashi, H||1||20||3||3||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2.097|
|Falkenborg, Brian, H||1||7||3||3||0||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1.181|
|Mahara, Takahiro, S||1||14||4||3||1||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||1.227|
Top of the 1st - 1 run, 1 hit
Otonari on the mound for Softbank
Nishioka walks. Kiyota strikes out looking. Nishioka steals second. Iguchi grounds out to third. Kim hits an RBI double to center, runner on second. Fukuura grounds out to second.
Bottom of the 4th - 2 runs, 4 hits
Penn on the mound for Lotte
Honda hits a triple to center. Matsuda hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Kokubo hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and third. Tamura hits an RBI infield single, runners on first and second. Petagine grounds into a double play. Hasegawa grounds out to short.
Top of the 4th
Iguchi hits a double to left. Kim walks, runners on first and second. Fukuura flies out to left. Imae grounds out to short, runners on first and third. Omatsu flies out to third.
Bottom of the 5th
Shibahara strikes out swinging. Yamazaki strikes out swinging. Kawasaki hits a single to center and steals second. Honda hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Honda steals second, runners on second and third. Matsuda walks, bases loaded. Kokubo flies out to left.
Top of the 6th
Kiyota hits a double to center.
Pitching change: Morifuku in for Otonari.
Iguchi hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Kim strikes out swinging. Fukuura strikes out swinging. Imae grounds out to second.
Bottom of the 7th
Yamazaki hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Kawasaki. Honda grounds out to short. Matsuda hits an infield single, runners on first and third.
Pitching change: Yabuta in for Penn.
Kokubo grounds out to third.
Top of the 9th
Kim hits a single to right and is replaced by pinch-runner M. Watanabe. Heiuchi, pinch-hitting for Fukuura, hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Imae grounds out to second, runner on third. Omatsu grounds out to first.
Softbank took the series, 2-1.
The Hawks are 2-2-1 over their last 5 games and are now 65-53-5 (1st place). ... The Marines are 3-2 over their last 5 games and are now 64-54-2 (3rd place).
Otonari (SOF) got the win, his first since 7/16 (vs Orix) and is now 3-8 on the year. It was also his first victory against the Marines in three starts this season (he's now 1-2). Mahara (SOF) saved his 28th game of the year. ... Penn (LOT) lost his second start in a row and is now 1-2 on the year. This was Penn's 4th game and start of the year.