Hanshin Tigers vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Attendance: 19303 | Hanshin leads series, 13-9-0 | Time: 2:42
Potential Starters: Takumi Akiyama (HAN) 4-1, 2.78 - Giancarlo Alvarado (HIR) 8-7, 3.83
Hitting (LOB: 6, DPs in: 3rd)
|(RF-CF)||Murton, Matt||0-for-3||1: BB, 3: G1, 5: G4, 8: G4|
|(2B)||Hirano, Keiichi||3-for-3||1: 1B, 3: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: BB|
|(SS)||Toritani, Takashi||0-for-4||1: F7, 3: DP, 6: SO, 8: f7|
|(3B)||Arai, Takahiro||0-for-4||1: F8, 4: F9, 6: f3, 9: F7|
|(1B)||Brazell, Craig||0-for-4||1: G6, 4: SO, 6: G6, 9: F6|
|(LF)||Kanemoto, Tomoaki||1-for-4||2: 1B, 4: F7, 7: SO, 9: SO|
|(C)||Jojima, Kenji||0-for-3||2: F7, 5: G5, 7: G4|
|(CF)||Fujikawa, Shunsuke||0-for-2||2: SO, 5: SO|
|PH-RF||Kano, Keisuke||0-for-1||7: F6|
|(P)||Akiyama, Takumi||0-for-1||2: G3|
|PH||Sakurai, Kodai||0-for-1||5: E5|
|PH||Asai, Ryo||0-for-1||8: G6|
|Akiyama, Takumi, L||4||81||20||16||6||1||5||1||0||2||0||0||5||4||3.468|
Hitting (LOB: 5, DPs in: 5th, 8th)
|(SS)||Soyogi, Eishin||3-for-4, 1 R, 3 RBI||1: HR, 3: f9, 4: 1B (SB), 7: 1B (SB)|
|(2B)||Kimura, Shogo||0-for-3||1: BB (SB), 3: F8, 4: SO, 7: G3|
|(CF)||Amaya, Soichiro||0-for-1||1: f7|
|CF-LF||Maru, Yoshihiro||0-for-3||3: SO, 5: SO, 7: F6|
|(1B)||Kurihara, Kenta||2-for-3, 1 R||1: SO, 4: 1B, 5: 1B, 8: BB|
|(LF)||Shima, Shigenobu||2-for-4, 1 R||1: SO, 4: 1B, 5: DP, 8: 1B|
|(RF)||Hirose, Jun||1-for-3, 1 R||2: 1B (BrO), 4: ギ野, 6: G3, 8: DP|
|(3B)||Kokubo, Tetsuya||1-for-4, 1 R||2: G1, 4: 1B, 6: F9, 8: G5|
|(C)||Ishihara, Yoshiyuki||0-for-2, 1 RBI||2: G6, 4: S8, 6: G4|
|(P)||Soriano, Dioni||0-for-2||2: SO, 4: S1, 7: SO|
|Soriano, Dioni, W||9||126||33||31||4||0||6||2||0||0||1||0||0||0||4.171|
Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 1 hit
Akiyama on the mound for Hanshin
Soyogi hits a solo homer. Kimura walks and steals second. Amaya fouls out to left. Kurihara strikes out looking. Shima strikes out looking.
Bottom of the 4th - 4 runs, 4 hits
Akiyama on the mound for Hanshin
Kurihara hits a single to right. Shima hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Hirose reaches on a fielder's choice (sac but) and a run scores on a throwing error (E1), runners on first and second. Kokubo hits a single to right, bases loaded. Ishihara hits a sac fly to center, runners on first and second. Soriano hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Soyogi clears the bases with a 2-run single to right, Soyogi to second on throw. Soyogi steals third. Kimura strikes out looking.
Top of the 1st
Murton walks. Hirano hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Toritani flies out to left. Arai flies out to center. Brazell grounds out to short.
Top of the 2nd
Kanemoto hits a single to center and advances to second on a wild pitch. Jojima flies out to left, runner on third. S. Fujikawa strikes out swinging. Akiyama grounds out to first.
Bottom of the 2nd
Hirose hits a single to center. Kokubo grounds out to the pitcher, runner on second. Ishihara grounds out to short, runner on first. Soriano strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 7th
Soriano strikes out swinging. Soyogi hits a single to right and steals second. Kimura grounds out to first, runner on third. Maru flies out to short.
Bottom of the 8th
Kurihara walks. Shima hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Hirose grounds into a double play, runner on third. Kokubo grounds out to third.
The Carp won their 3rd straight game and are now 57-80-2 (5th place). ... The Tigers dropped their 2nd straight game and are now 74-62-3 (3rd place).
Soriano (HIR) picked up his first victory (and complete game shutout) of his career. He is now 1-3 on the year. ... Akiyama (HAN) took the loss and saw his 4-game inning streak come to an end. Akiyama is now 4-2 in 6 starts.
HIR: Soyogi (13)