Orix Buffaloes vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ Chiba Marine Stadium - 18:15
Attendance: 22414 | Lotte leads series, 15-8-0 | Time: 3:20
Potential Starters: Masayuki Hasegawa (ORI) 0-2, 4.63 - Yuji Yoshimi (LOT) 6-7, 5.38
Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 1st, 5th, 6th)
|(CF)||Sakaguchi, Tomotaka||1-for-3||1: BB, 3: G3, 5: 1B, 8: SO|
|(RF)||Moriyama, Makoto||0-for-4||1: DP, 3: G6, 5: DP, 8: G6|
|(2B)||Goto, Mitsutaka||2-for-3||1: 1B, 4: G6, 6: 1B, 8: BB|
|(DH)||Kitagawa, Hirotoshi||1-for-3||1: BB, 4: 1B, 6: DP, 8: G4|
|(3B)||Shimamura, Ikki||1-for-3||1: SO, 4: 1B, 6: BB, 9: F7|
|(SS)||Bynum, Freddie||1-for-4, 1 R||2: SO, 4: G3, 6: G4, 9: 1B|
|(LF)||Arakane, Hisao||0-for-2||2: SO, 4: F9|
|PH-LF||Yoshida, Shintaro||0-for-1||7: F9|
|PH||Okada, Takahiro||0-for-1||9: f7|
|(1B)||Kida, Go||1-for-4, 1 RBI||2: SO, 5: L4, 7: SO, 9: 2B|
|(C)||Yokoyama, Tetsuya||1-for-3, 1 R||3: G6, 5: 2B, 7: SO|
|PH||Taguchi, So||0-for-1||9: F8|
|Hasegawa, Masayuki, L||6||95||27||20||5||0||2||5||0||2||0||0||2||2||4.295|
|Nishi, Yuki||1 1/3||15||5||4||1||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||3.411|
Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 2nd)
|(SS)||Nishioka, Tsuyoshi||2-for-3, 1 R||1: 2B, 3: G3, 5: BB (SB), 7: 1B|
|(CF-LF)||Kiyota, Ikuhiro||1-for-1, 1 RBI||1: S5, 3: BB (SB), 5: 1B, 7: S1|
|(2B)||Iguchi, Tadahito||0-for-4||1: f3, 3: f3, 5: G5, 7: F9|
|(RF)||Omura, Saburo||0-for-3||1: BB, 3: F7, 5: G5, 7: f5|
|(3B)||Imae, Toshiaki||1-for-4, 1 R||1: F7, 4: G5, 6: 1B, 8: F9|
|(DH)||Fukuura, Kazuya||1-for-2||2: 1B, 4: F7, 6: S1|
|PH-DH||Imaoka, Makoto||1-for-1||8: 1B|
|PR-DH||Tanaka, Masahiko||0-for-0, 1 R|
|(1B)||Kim, Tae-Kyun||1-for-3, 1 RBI||2: DP, 4: BB, 6: 1B, 8: G6|
|(LF)||Omatsu, Shoitsu||0-for-2||2: BB, 4: F8, 6: F7, 8: BB|
|(C)||Matoba, Naoki||0-for-4||2: SO, 5: F7, 6: SO, 8: f9|
|Yoshimi, Yuji||5 0/3||90||21||19||6||0||4||2||0||0||0||0||1||1||5.177|
|Uchi, Tatsuya, W||2||39||6||5||0||0||2||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||4.909|
|Ito, Yoshihiro, H||1||19||4||3||0||0||1||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||3.393|
|Kobayashi, Hiroyuki, S||1||22||5||5||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||1||2.213|
Top of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Yoshimi on the mound for Lotte
G. Kida lines out to second. Yokohama hits a double to left. Sakaguchi hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Moriyama grounds into a double play, a run scores in between outs.
Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 1 hit
Hasegawa on the mound for Orix
Matoba flies out to left. Nishioka walks and steals second. Kiyota hits and RBI single to left, Kiyota advances to second on throw. Iguchi grounds out to third, runner on third. Saburo grounds out to third.
Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Hasegawa on the mound for Orix
Imae hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Fukuura. Kim hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Omatsu flies out to left. Matoba strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 8th - 1 run, 1 hit
Nishi on the mound for Orix
Imae flies out to right.
Pitching change: Furukawa in for Nishi.
Imaoka, pinch-hitting for Fukuura, hits a single to center. Tanaka enters the game as a pinch-runner for Imaoka.
Pitching change: Higa in for Furukawa.
Runner advances to second on a bad pick-off throw. Kim grounds out to short.
Pitching change: Y. Maeda in for Higa.
Omatsu walks, runners on first and second. Okada enters the game as a pinch-runner for Omatsu. A run scores on a wild pitch, runner on third. Matoba fouls out to right.
Top of the 9th - 1 run, 2 hits
H. Kobayashi on the mound for Lotte
Defense: Kiyota moves from center to left; Okada takes over in center.
Ikki flies out to left. Bynum hits a single to right. T-Okada, pinch-hitting for Yoshida, fouls out to the left. G. Kida hits an RBI double to right, runner on second. K. Kaneko enters the game as a pinch-runner for G. Kida. Taguchi, pinch-hitting for Yokoyama, flies out to center.
Top of the 1st
Sakaguchi walks. Moriyama hits into a double play. Goto hits a single to center. Kitagawa walks, runners on first and second. Ikki strikes out looking.
Bottom of the 1st
Nishioka hits a double to left and advances to third on a sac bunt by Kiyota. Iguchi fouls out to first. Saburo walks, runners on first and third. Imae flies out to left.
Bottom of the 3rd
Nishioka grounds out to first. Kiyota walks and steals second. Iguchi fouls out to first. Saburo flies out to left.
Top of the 4th
Goto grounds out to short. Kitagawa hits a single to left. Ikki hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Bynum grounds out to first, runners on second and third. Arakane flies out to right.
Bottom of the 7th
Nishioka hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Kiyota. Iguchi flies out to right. Saburo fouls out to third.
The Marines won their 2nd game in a row and are now 74-67-2 (3rd place tie). ... The Buffaloes lost their second game in a row and are now 69-70-4 (5th place).
Uchi (LOT) got the win in relief and improved to 2-0. H. Kobayashi (LOT) saved his 29th game of the year. ... Hasegawa (ORI) started his 5th game of the year and dropped to 0-3. Hasegawa is also 0-2 with a 1.93 ERA in 2 starts against the Marines this season.