Chiba Lotte Marines vs Seibu Lions @ Seibu Dome - 14:00
Attendance: 33920 | Lotte leads series, 13-10-0 | Time: 3:19
Potential Starters: Yuji Yoshimi (LOT) 6-6, 5.11 - Hideaki Wakui (SEI) 13-7, 3.53
Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)
|(SS)||Nishioka, Tsuyoshi||2-for-4, 1 R||1: 3B, 3: F8, 5: F7, 8: 1B|
|(CF)||Kiyota, Ikuhiro||0-for-4||1: SO, 3: F9, 6: SO, 8: F8|
|(2B)||Iguchi, Tadahito||2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI||1: 2B, 3: SO, 6: L1, 9: 2B|
|(DH)||Fukuura, Kazuya||0-for-3||1: F7, 4: BB, 6: F7, 9: G4|
|(3B)||Imae, Toshiaki||0-for-3, 1 RBI||1: F4, 4: F8, 7: F9, 9: S9|
|(1B)||Kim, Tae-Kyun||2-for-4||2: 1B, 4: F8, 7: SO, 9: 1B|
|(LF)||Omatsu, Shoitsu||0-for-4||2: G5, 4: F8, 7: SO, 9: F7|
|(C)||Matoba, Naoki||0-for-1||2: L6|
|PH||Nemoto, Shunichi||0-for-1||5: G4|
|PH||Heiuchi, Hisao||0-for-1||8: SO|
|(RF)||Kakunaka, Katsuya||0-for-3||2: F8, 5: G4, 8: G4|
|Yoshimi, Yuji, L||3 1/3||74||20||15||7||0||3||2||1||2||0||0||3||3||5.237|
|Yabuta, Yasuhiko||1 1/3||18||4||3||0||0||1||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||2.931|
|Furuya, Takuya||1 2/3||22||5||5||0||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2.924|
Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 4th)
|(2B)||Kataoka, Yasuyuki||0-for-4, 1 RBI||1: SO, 2: F8, 4: S3, 6: SO, 8: G2|
|(CF)||Kuriyama, Takumi||1-for-4, 1 R||1: 2B, 2: F8, 4: BB, 7: G6, 8: G3|
|(SS)||Nakajima, Hiroyuki||1-for-2, 2 R||1: HBP, 3: 1B, 4: DP, 7: BB|
|(1B)||Fernandez, Jose||2-for-3||1: BB, 3: 1B, 5: F9, 7: 1B|
|(DH)||Nakamura, Takeya||0-for-3||1: SO, 3: F1, 5: BB, 7: SO|
|(RF)||Takayama, Hisashi||2-for-4, 3 RBI||1: 2B, 3: 1B, 5: SO, 7: SO|
|(LF)||Sakata, Ryo||0-for-3||1: SO, 3: G3, 5: SO, 8: HBP|
|PR-LF||Sato, Tomoaki||0-for-0, 1 R|
|(3B)||Abe, Masahiro||1-for-3||2: 1B, 3: F9, 6: F9|
|PH||Oshima, Hiroyuki||1-for-1||8: 1B|
|(C)||Hosokawa, Toru||1-for-2||2: S1, 4: 2B, 6: G5, 8: S3|
|Wakui, Hideaki, W||7||98||25||24||3||0||5||1||0||0||0||0||1||1||3.447|
|Fujita, Taiyo, H||1||15||4||4||1||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||3.140|
|Sikorski, Brian, S||1||19||5||4||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||1||2.213|
Top of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Wakui on the mound for Seibu
Nishioka hits a triple to left. Kiyota strikes out swinging. Iguchi hits an RBI double to left, runner on second. Fukuura flies out to left. Imae flies out to second.
Bottom of the 1st - 2 run, 2 hits
Yoshimi on the mound for Lotte
Kataoka strikes out swinging. Kuriyama hits a double to center. Nakajima gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Fernandez walks, base loaded. Nakamura strikes out swinging. Takayama hits a 2-run double to left, runners on second and third. Sakata strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 3 hits
Yoshimi on the mound for Lotte
Nakajima hits a single to left. Fernandez hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Nakamura pops out to the pitcher. Takayama hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Sakata grounds out to first, runners on first and third. Abe flies out to right.
Bottom of the 8th - 1 run, 1 hit
H. Kobayashi on the mound for Lotte
Defense: Tanaka is the new catcher.
Sakata gets hit by a pitch and is replaced by pinch-runner Sato. Oshima, pinch-hitting for Abe, hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Hosokawa hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Kataoka drives in a run with a ground out to the catcher, runner on third. Kuriyama grounds out to first.
Top of the 9th - 1 run, 1 hit
Sikorski on the mound for Lotte
Defense: Hara takes over at third; Sato takes over in left.
Iguchi hits a double to left. Fukuura grounds out to second, runner on third. Imae hits a sac fly to right. Kim hits a single to left. Omatsu flies out to left.
Bottom of the 2nd
Abe hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Hosokawa. Kataoka flies out to center. Kuriyama flies out to center.
Bottom of the 4th
Hosokawa hits a double to center and advances to third on a sac bunt by Kataoka. Kuriyama walks, runners on first and third.
Pitching change: Yabuta in for Yoshimi.
Nakajima grounds into a double play.
Bottom of the 7th
Kuriyama grounds out to short.
Pitching change: Ito in for Furuya.
Nakajima walks. Fernandez hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Fernandez advances to second on a wild pitch, runners on second and third. Nakamura strikes out swinging. Takayama strikes out looking.
The Lions won their 2nd game of the year and are now 74-58-1 (1st place). ... The Marines dropped their 4th game in a row and are now 67-61-2 (3rd place).
Wakui (SEI) got the win and is now 14-7. He's also now 3-2 in 5 starts against the Marines this season. Sikorski (SEI) recorded his 33rd save of the year. ... Yoshimi (LOT) lost his second consecutive start and dropped to 6-7. This was his first start (3rd appearance) and decision against the Lions this season.