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Rakuten Eagles 6 – Chiba Lotte Marines 16 (September 1, 2010)

by on Sep.01, 2010 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Rakuten Eagles vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ Chiba Marine Stadium - 18:15

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Rakuten 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 6 10 4
Lotte 1 0 5 8 1 0 1 0 X 16 20 0

Attendance: 13596 | Rakuten leads series, 11-7-0 | Time: 3:36

Potential Starters: Satoshi Nagai (RAK) 8-8, 3.69 - Shunsuke Watanabe (LOT) 8-6, 3.82

Rakuten

Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 3rd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Hijirisawa, Ryo 3-for-5 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 4: G3, 6: 1B, 8: SO
(2B) Uchimura, Kensuke 0-for-3, 1 R 1: S3, 3: G5, 4: BB, 6: G6, 9: G3
(RF) Tsuchiya, Teppei 2-for-4, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: F3, 3: BB, 4: 2B, 7: 3B, 9: f6
(DH) Yamasaki, Takeshi 0-for-4, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: DP, 4: F8, 7: S8, 9: f5
(1B) Ruiz, Randy 1-for-4, 1 R 2: SO, 4: 1B, 5: G6, 7: SO
3B Nishimura, Wataru 0-for-0
(3B-1B) Kusano, Daisuke 1-for-3, 1 R 2: HBP, 4: 2B, 5: F9, 7: F8
C Nakatani, Jin 0-for-0
(C-1B) Shima, Motohiro 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: 1B, 5: SO, 8: G3
(LF) Nakamura, Masato 2-for-2, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: 1B
PH-LF Makida, Akihisa 0-for-1 6: F5, 8: HBP
(SS) Watanabe, Naoto 0-for-3 2: G4, 4: F4, 6: G1
SS Masuda, Shintaro 0-for-1 8: F7

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Nagai, Satoshi, L 3 70 18 14 5 0 2 1 1 1 0 0 6 3 3.790
Matsuzaki, Shingo 1/3 15 7 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 3.682
Yamamura, Hiroki 2/3 14 5 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 2.972
Satake, Kenta 1 8 5 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6.231
Kawagishi, Tsuyoshi 2 42 10 10 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6.000
Katayama, Hiroshi 1 26 5 4 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.941
8 175 50 43 20 1 6 3 1 1 1 0 16 8

Lotte

Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Nishioka, Tsuyoshi 4-for-6, 3 R, 2 RBI 1: E3 (SB), 3: 1B (SB), 4: F7, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: 1B
(RF) Kiyota, Ikuhiro 3-for-4, 2 R, 2 RBI 1: S3, 3: BB, 4: 1B, 4: 2B, 6: 1B, 8: G5
(2B) Iguchi, Tadahito 2-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI 1: S9, 3: 1B, 4: E2, 4: F9, 6: 1B
PR-2B Watanabe, Masato 0-for-0 8: BB
(1B) Kim, Tae-Kyun 3-for-5, 3 R, 2 RBI 1: F4, 3: 1B, 4: 1B, 5: 2B, 6: DP
1B Heiuchi, Hisao 0-for-1 8: f5
(DH) Fukuura, Kazuya 2-for-5, 3 R, 2 RBI 2: SO, 3: E3, 4: 1B, 5: F4, 7: HR
PH-DH Takehara, Naotaka 0-for-1 8: SO
(3B) Imae, Toshiaki 5-for-5, 2 RBI 2: 2B, 3: 2B, 4: 1B, 5: 1B, 7: 1B
(LF) Omatsu, Shoitsu 1-for-2, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: HBP, 3: G4, 4: 1B
LF Muniz, Juan 0-for-1, 1 RBI 5: S9, 7: SO
(C) Matoba, Naoki 0-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: SO, 3: F3, 4: BB, 5: G5
PH-C Saito, Toshio 0-for-1 7: SO
(CF) Okada, Yoshifumi 0-for-5, 1 R 2: G4, 3: G5, 4: G5, 6: G6, 7: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Watanabe, Shunsuke 3 2/3 78 21 17 8 0 3 2 1 1 0 0 5 5 4.037
Kawagoe, Hidetaka, W 1/3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.308
Yabuta, Yasuhiko 1 13 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.752
Nemoto, Tomohisa 1 9 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.794
Furuya, Takuya 1 12 4 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.042
Ono, Shingo 1 15 4 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.021
Kobayashi, Hiroyuki 1 8 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.479
9 137 40 34 10 0 6 2 2 1 0 0 6 6

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 0 hits
Nagai on the mound for Rakuten
Nishioka reaches on a fielding error (E3), runner on first. Nishioka steals second. Kiyota hits a sac bunt, runner on third. Iguchi hits a sac fly to right. Kim flies out to second.

Bottom of the 3rd - 5 runs, 4 hits
Nagai on the mound for Rakuten
Nishioka hits a single to center and steals second. Kiyota walks, runners on first and second. Iguchi hits a single to center, bases loaded. Kim hits an RBI single to right, bases remain loaded. Fukuura reaches on fielding error (E3) and two runs score, runners on first and third. Imae clears the bases with a 2-run double to center, runner on second. Omatsu grounds out to second, runner on third. Matoba flies out to first. Okada grounds out to third.

Top of the 4th - 5 runs, 5 hits
S. Watanabe on the mound for Lotte
Ruiz hits a single to left. Kusano hits a double to right, runners on second and third. Shima hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and third. Nakamura hits an RBI infield single, runners on first and second. Watanabe flies out to second. Hijirisawa grounds out to first, runners on second and third. Uchimura walks to load the bases. Teppei clears the bases with a 3-run double to right, runner on second.
Pitching change: Kawagoe in for S. Watanabe.
Yamasaki flies out to center.

Bottom of the 4th - 8 runs, 7 hits
Matsuzaki on the mound for Rakuten
Nishioka flies out to left. Kiyota hits a single to right. Iguchi reaches on a fielding error (E2), runners on first and second. Kim hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and third. Fukuura hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and second. Imae hits a single to center, bases loaded. Omatsu hits an RBI single to center, bases remain loaded.
Pitching change: Yamamura in for Matsuzaki.
Matoba walks in a run, bases loaded. Okada grounds out to third, bases remain loaded. Nishioka hits a 2-run single to left, runners advance to second and third on fielding error (E7). Kiyota clears the bases with a 2-run double to left, runner on second. Iguchi flies out to right.

Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Satake on the mound for Rakuten
Kim hits a double to left. Fukuura flies out to second. Imae hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Muniz hits a sac fly to right, runner on first. Matoba grounds out to to third.

Top of the 7th - 1 run, 1 hit
Furuya on the mound for Lotte
Defense: Heiuchi takes over at first; M. Watanabe takes over at second.
Teppei hits a triple to right. Yamasaki hits a sac fly to center. Ruiz strikes out swinging. Kusano flies out to center.

Bottom of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Kawagishi on the mound for Rakuten
Defense: Nishimura takes over at third; Kusano moves from third to first.
Fukuura hits a solo homer. Imae hits a single to center. Muniz strikes out swinging. Saito, pinch-hitting for Matoba, strikes out swinging. Okada strikes out swinging.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Hijirisawa hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Uchimura. Teppei flies out to first. Yamsaki strikes out swinging.

Top of the 2nd
Ruiz strikes out swinging. Kusano gets hit by a pitch. Shima strikes out swinging. Nakamura hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Watanabe grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 2nd
Fukuura strikes out looking. Imae hits a double to right. Omatsu gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Matoba strikes out swinging. Okada grounds out to second.

Top of the 3rd
Hijirisawa hits an infield single. Uchimura grounds out to third, runner on second. Teppei walks, runners on first and second. Yamasaki hits into a double play.

Bottom of the 6th
Okada grounds out to short. Nishioka hits a single to center. Kiyota hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Iguchi hits an infield single, bases loaded. M. Watanabe enters the game as a pinch-runner for Iguchi. Kim grounds into a double play.

Bottom of the 8th
Nishioka hits a single to center. Kiyota grounds out to third, runner on first. Runner advances to second on wild pitch. M. Watanabe walks, runners on first and second. Heiuchi fouls out to third. Takehara, pinch-hitting for Fukuura, strikes out looking.

Notes

The Marines stopped a 2-game losing streak and are now 65-55-2 (3rd place). ... The Eagles are 2-2-1 over their last 5 games and are now 52-65-3 (6th place).

Kawagoe (LOT) got the win in relief and is now 3-2 on the year. ... Nagai (RAK) took the loss and dropped to 8-9.  He's also now 2-3 in 5 starts against the Marines.

Nagai (RAK) made tonight's start on 4 days of rest (a career first).

Home runs
LOT: Fukuura (10)