Yakult Swallows vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Attendance: 11581 | Yakult leads series, 13-9-0 | Time: 2:56
Potential Starters: Shohei Tateyama (YAK) 11-6, 3.19 - Kenta Maeda (HIR) 14-7, 2.25
Hitting (LOB: 8, DP: 0)
|(CF)||Aoki, Norichika||1-for-4||1: G4, 3: G6, 5: G4, 8: 1B|
|(2B)||Tanaka, Hiroyasu||2-for-3||1: G1, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: S3|
|(LF)||Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro||0-for-4||1: F9, 4: F8, 6: f6, 8: F9|
|(1B)||Whitesell, Josh||0-for-4||2: SO, 4: SO, 6: F8, 8: G3|
|(RF)||Iihara, Yasushi||1-for-3||2: 1B, 4: HBP, 6: F4, 9: L6|
|(C)||Aikawa, Ryoji||0-for-3||2: G5, 4: BB, 7: F3, 9: G6|
|(3B)||Miyamoto, Shinya||2-for-4||2: L4, 4: F4, 7: 1B, 9: 1B|
|(SS)||Onizaki, Yuji||0-for-3||3: L6, 5: G4, 7: G1|
|PH||Kawabata, Shingo||0-for-1||9: F9|
|(P)||Tateyama, Shohei||0-for-2||3: SO, 5: G3|
|PH||Takeuchi, Shinichi||0-for-1||7: SO|
|Tateyama, Shohei, L||6||88||27||24||8||0||4||2||0||1||0||0||1||1||3.115|
Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 4th, 7th)
|(SS)||Soyogi, Eishin||1-for-4||1: G4, 2: SO, 5: 2B (BrO), 7: G4|
|(2B)||Kimura, Shogo||2-for-4||1: E6, 3: G6, 5: 1B, 7: 2B (BrO)|
|(CF-LF)||Amaya, Soichiro||1-for-4||1: G3, 3: F7, 5: 1B, 7: F8|
|(1B)||Kurihara, Kenta||0-for-3||1: SO, 3: SO, 5: BB, 8: SO|
|(LF)||Shima, Shigenobu||2-for-4||2: 1B, 4: 1B, 5: G3, 8: F7|
|(RF)||Hirose, Jun||1-for-4, 1 R||2: 1B, 4: f2, 6: f3, 8: SO|
|(3B)||Ishii, Takuro||1-for-2||2: G1, 4: 1B, 6: BB|
|(C)||Ishihara, Yoshiyuki||1-for-3, 1 RBI||2: 1B, 4: DP, 6: G4|
|(P)||Maeda, Kenta||0-for-2||2: S1, 5: G1, 6: SO|
|Maeda, Kenta, W||9||136||35||32||6||0||4||1||1||1||0||0||0||0||2.157|
Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 3 hits
Tateyama on the mound for Yakult
Shima hits a single to right. Hirose hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Ishii fails to advance the runners on a sac bunt, runners on first and second. Ishihara hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. K. Maeda hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Soyogi strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 1st
Soyogi grounds out to second. Kimura reaches on a fielding error (E6), runner on first. Amaya grounds out to first, runner on second. Kurihara strikes out swinging.
Top of the 2nd
Whitesell strikes out looking. Iihara hits an infield single. Aikawa grounds out to third, runner on second. Miyamoto lines out to second.
Top of the 4th
Tanaka hits a single to right. Hatakeyama flies out to center. Whitesell strikes out looking. Iihara gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Aikawa walks, bases loaded. Miyamoto flies out to second.
Bottom of the 4th
Shima hits a single to center. Hirose fouls out to the catcher. Ishii hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Ishihara grounds into a double play.
Bottom of the 5th
K. Maeda grounds out to the pitcher. Soyogi hits a double to left and gets thrown out trying to advance to third. Kimura hits a single to left. Amaya hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Kurihara walks, bases loaded. Shima grounds out to first.
Bottom of the 6th
Hirose fouls out to first. Ishii walks. Ishihara grounds out to second. K. Maeda strikes out looking.
Bottom of the 7th
Soyogi grounds out to second. Kimura hits a double to center. Amaya flies out to center and Kimura gets thrown out trying to tag up to third.
Top of the 8th
Aoki hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Tanaka. Hatakeyama flies out to right, runner on third. Whitesell grounds out to first.
The Carp won their 2nd game in a row and are now 56-80-2 (5th place). ... The Swallows' 2-game winning streak came to an end. They are now 68-66-4 (4th place).
K. Maeda (HIR) got the win and improved to 15-7. He's now also 4-1 with a 0.73 ERA in 6 starts against the Swallows this season. ... Tateyama (YAK) lost his second start in a row and is now 11-7. Against the Carp this season, Tateyama is now 2-1 with a 0.87 ERA in 4 starts.