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Hiroshima Carp 9 – Yokohama Bay Stars 1 (September 20, 2010)

by on Sep.20, 2010 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Carp vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 14:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hiroshima 0 0 1 1 0 5 1 1 0 9 14 1
Yokohama 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 0

Attendance: 14732 | Hiroshima leads series, 14-9-0 | Time: 2:51

Potential Starters: Yuki Saito (HIR) 3-6, 6.41 - Naoyuki Shimizu (YOK) 10-11, 5.40

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 4, DPs in: 2nd, 5th, 7th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 2-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI 1: BB (SB) (BrO), 3: 3B, 6: G5, 7: HR, 8: F9
(2B) Kimura, Shogo 2-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: L1, 3: 1B (CS), 6: 3B, 7: G4, 9: F8
(CF-LF) Amaya, Soichiro 3-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 4: G4, 6: 1B, 7: 2B (BrO), 9: F7
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 2-for-5, 2 R, 3 RBI 1: F6, 4: HR, 6: HR, 7: G5, 9: SO
1B Yamamoto, Yoshihiko 0-for-0
(LF) Shima, Shigenobu 1-for-3, 1 R 2: F9, 4: SO, 6: HBP, 8: 1B
CF Akamatsu, Masato 0-for-0
(RF) Hirose, Jun 1-for-3, 2 R 2: HBP, 4: f2, 6: 2B, 8: G6
RF Maru, Yoshihiro 0-for-0
(3B) Ishii, Takuro 1-for-3 2: DP, 5: F5, 6: 1B
3B Kokubo, Tetsuya 0-for-0 8: BB
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 2-for-3, 2 RBI 3: f9, 5: BB, 6: 1B (BrO), 8: 1B
(P) Saito, Yuki 0-for-3 3: G5, 5: DP, 6: G4, 8: S1

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Saito, Yuki, W 9 129 38 35 11 1 3 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 5.865
9 129 38 35 11 1 3 2 0 1 0 0 1 1

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 6th, 7th, 8th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Uchikawa, Seiichi 4-for-5 1: 1B, 3: 2B, 5: F8, 7: 1B, 9: 1B
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 1-for-4 1: S1, 3: E5, 5: 2B, 7: DP, 9: F7
(1B) Harper, Brett 2-for-3 1: 1B, 3: G6, 5: BB, 8: 1B
PR-2B Yamazaki, Noriharu 0-for-0 8: (BrO)
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-4 1: F4, 3: G6, 5: F8, 8: L6
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F9, 4: HR, 5: F8, 8: 1B
PR-CF Matsumoto, Keijiro 0-for-0
(2B-1B) Castillo, Jose 0-for-4 2: L4, 4: F9, 6: F8, 8: f3
(CF-LF) Ide, Shotaro 0-for-3 2: G6, 4: F9, 6: BB (BrO), 9: SO
(C) Hashimoto, Tasuku 1-for-3 2: G6, 4: 1B, 6: L3
P Fukuda, Takehiro 0-for-0
PH Niinuma, Shinji 0-for-1 9: G4
(P) Miura, Daisuke 0-for-2 3: SO, 4: f2
P Ejiri, Shintaro 0-for-0
P Sakamoto, Yataro 0-for-0
PH-C Takeyama, Shingo 1-for-2 7: SO, 9: 1B

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Miura, Daisuke, L 5 1/3 88 24 20 8 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 7 7 7.230
Ejiri, Shintaro 2/3 10 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4.075
Sakamoto, Yataro 1 19 4 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.967
Fukuda, Takehiro 2 27 9 7 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 2.204
9 144 40 34 14 3 2 3 2 1 1 0 9 9

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 3rd - 1 run, 2 hits
Miura on the mound for Yokohama
Ishihara fouls out to right. Saito grounds out to third. Soyogi hits a triple to right. Kimura hits an RBI single to right, runner on first. Kimura gets thrown out trying to steal second.

Top of the 4th - 1 run, 1 hit
Miura on the mound for Yokohama
Amaya grounds out to second. Kurihara hits a solo homer. Shima strikes out swinging. Hirose fouls out to the catcher.

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 2 hits
Saito on the mound for Hiroshima
Sledge hits a solo homer. Castillo flies out to right. Ide flies out to right. Hashimoto hits a single to right. Miura fouls out to the catcher.

Top of the 6th - 5 runs, 6 hits
Miura on the mound for Yokohama
Soyogi grounds out to third. Kimura hits a triple to left. Amaya hits an RBI single to right, runner on first. Kurihara hits a 2-run homer. Shima gets hit by a pitch. Hirose hits a double to left, runners on second and third.
Pitching change: Ejiri in for Miura.
A run scores on a wild pitch, runner on third. Ishii hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Ishihara hits an RBI single to center and Ishihara gets thrown out trying to advance to second, runner on third. Saito grounds out to second.

Top of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Yataro on the mound for Yokohama
Soyogi hits a solo homer. Kimura grounds out to second. Amaya hits a double to left. Kurihara hits a grounder to third and Amaya gets thrown out running the bases.

Top of the 8th - 1 run, 2 hits
Fukuda on the mound for Yokohama
Defense: Takeyama is the new catcher
Shima hits a single to center. Hirose grounds out to short, runner on first. Kokubo walks, runners on first and second. Ishihara hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Saito hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Soyogi flies out to right.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Soyogi walks and steals second. Kimura lines out to the pitcher. Amaya hits a single to right and Soyogi gets thrown out trying to score, runner on first. Kurihara flies out to short.

Bottom of the 1st
Uchikawa hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Ishikawa. Harper hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Murata flies out to second. Sledge flies out to right.

Bottom of the 3rd
Miura strikes out swinging. Uchikawa hits a double to center. Ishikawa reaches on a fielding error (E5), runners on first and second. Harper grounds out to short, runners on first and third. Murata grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 5th
Uchikawa flies out to center. Ishikawa hits a double to right. Harper walks, runners on first and second. Murata flies out to center. Sledge flies out to center.

Bottom of the 9th
Ide strikes out looking. Niinuma, pinch-hitting for Fukuda, grounds out to second. Takeyama hits a single to left. Uchikawa hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Ishikawa flies out to left.

Notes

Hiroshima took the series, 3-0.

The Carp won their 4th straight game and are now 53-77-2 (5th place). ... The Bay Stars dropped their 4th straight game and are now 44-86-1 (6th place).

Saito (HIR) tossed a complete game and stopped a 2-game losing streak.  He is now 4-6 on the year and 3-1 in 6 starts against the Bay Stars. ... Miura (YOK) was called up before the game and extended his losing streak to 6 games (in 9 starts).  Miura dropped to 3-8 this year and 1-2 in 3 starts against the Hiroshima.

Sledge (YOK) established a new career high for home runs in a season with 28.

This was Kurihara's (HIR) first 2-homer game of the season.

Home runs
HIR: Kurihara (11, 12), Soyogi (12)
YOK: Sledge (28)