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Hiroshima Carp 6 – Yakult Swallows 4 (October 10, 2010)

by on Oct.10, 2010 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Carp vs Yakult Swallows @ Jingu Stadium - 18:00

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hiroshima 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 6 13 0
Yakult 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 4 9 1

Attendance: 18657 | Yakult leads series, 14-10-0 | Time: 2:51

Potential Starters: Dioni Soriano (HIR) 1-3, 4.17 - Kyohei Muranaka (YAK) 11-9, 3.38

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 6, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 3-for-5, 1 R 1: 1B, 2: 1B, 4: F8, 6: 1B, 9: SO
(2B) Kimura, Shogo 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: S1, 2: G3, 4: 1B (CS), 6: G4, 9: SO
(LF) Iwamoto, Takahiro 1-for-5 1: SO, 3: G6, 5: 2B, 7: SO, 9: F7
P Yokoyama, Ryuji 0-for-0
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 1-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: HR, 3: f3, 5: F9, 7: F9
(RF) Hirose, Jun 1-for-4 1: G5, 3: 1B, 5: G6, 7: F3
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 2-for-4, 1 R 2: 1B (SB), 3: G6, 5: 1B, 8: f2
(3B) Kokubo, Tetsuya 1-for-4, 1 R 2: G5, 4: 1B, 5: F8, 8: F7
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: SO, 8: F9
(P) Soriano, Dioni 0-for-2 2: S1, 4: SO, 6: SO
P Ueno, Hirofumi 0-for-0
P Oshima, Takayuki 0-for-0
P Umetsu, Tomohiro 0-for-0
PH-LF Shima, Shigenobu 1-for-1, 1 R, 1 RBI 9: HR

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Soriano, Dioni, W 5 0/3 76 23 22 8 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 3 4.304
Ueno, Hirofumi, H 1 15 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.939
Oshima, Takayuki, H 1 17 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.143
Umetsu, Tomohiro, H 1 9 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.802
Yokoyama, Ryuji, S 1 19 4 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.620
9 136 37 35 9 1 4 1 0 1 1 0 4 4

Yakult

Hitting (LOB: 6, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Aoki, Norichika 2-for-5, 1 R 1: G3, 3: 1B, 5: 1B, 7: G6, 9: F9
(2B) Noguchi, Yoshiyuki 1-for-3, 1 R 1: G3, 3: S5, 5: 1B (SB), 7: SO
(LF-3B) Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 1-for-4, 2 RBI 1: SO, 3: F8, 5: 1B, 7: f7
(1B) D'Antona, Jamie 2-for-4, 1 R 2: 2B, 4: G6, 5: 2B, 8: SO
(RF) Iihara, Yasushi 2-for-3 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 5: L6
PH-RF Shida, Munehiro 0-for-1 8: G5
(C) Aikawa, Ryoji 0-for-2 2: f3, 4: G6
P Tanaka, Yuki 0-for-0
P Masubuchi, Tatsuyoshi 0-for-0
PH-LF Fukuchi, Kazuki 0-for-2 6: F7, 8: G6
(3B) Miyamoto, Shinya 0-for-3, 1 RBI 2: G1, 4: G5, 6: F8
P Oshimoto, Takehiko 0-for-0
P Matsuoka, Kenichi 0-for-0
PH Takeuchi, Shinichi 0-for-1 9: SO
(SS) Kawabata, Shingo 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: G6, 5: G4, 6: HR, 9: F6
(P) Muranaka, Kyohei 0-for-1 3: G4
PH-C Kawamoto, Ryohei 0-for-2 5: G6, 6: F3, 9: BB

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Muranaka, Kyohei, L 5 82 25 23 11 1 2 0 0 2 1 0 5 3 3.438
Tanaka, Yuki 1/3 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Masubuchi, Tatsuyoshi 2/3 8 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.685
Oshimoto, Takehiko 2 21 6 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.656
Matsuoka, Kenichi 1 19 4 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.637
9 133 39 37 13 2 7 0 0 2 1 0 6 4

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 1st - 2 runs, 2 hits
Muranaka on the mound for Yakult
Soyogi hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Kimura. Iwamoto strikes out swinging. Runner advances to third on a passed ball. Kurihara hits a 2-run homer. Hirose grounds out to third.

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 3 hits
Muranaka on the mound for Yakult
Akamatsu hits a single to left and steals second. Kokubo grounds out to third. Runner advances to third on a wild pitch. Ishihara hits an RBI single to left, runner on first. Soriano hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Soyogi hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Kimura grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Soriano on the mound for Hiroshima
D'Antona hits a double to right. Ishihara hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Aikawa fouls out to first. Miyamoto drives in a run with a ground out to the pitcher, runner on first. Kawabata grounds out to short.

Top of the 4th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Muranaka on the mound for Yakult
Kokubo hits a single to center. Ishihara hits a single to right and a run scores on a throwing error (E9), Ishihara to second. Soriano strikes out swinging. Soyogi flies out to center, runner on third. Kimura hits an RBI single to center and gets thrown out trying to steal second.

Bottom of the 5th - 2 runs, 4 hits
Soriano on the mound for Hiroshima
Kawabata grounds out to second. Kawamoto, pinch-hitting for Muranaka, grounds out to short. Aoki hits a single to left. Noguchi hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Noguchi steals second, runners on second and third. Hatakeyama clears the bases with a 2-run single to center, runner on first. D'Antona hits a double to center, runners on second and third. Iihara lines out to short.

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 1 hit
Ueno on the mound for Hiroshima
Fukuchi, pinch-hitting for Masubuchi, flies out to left. Miyamoto flies out to center. Kawabata hits a solo homer. Kawamoto flies out to first.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 1 hit
Matsuoka on the mound for Yakult
Shima, pinch-hitting for Umetsu, hits a solo homer. Soyogi strikes out looking. Kimura strikes out swinging. Iwamoto flies out to left.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 3rd
Muranaka grounds out to second. Aoki hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Noguchi. Hatakeyama flies out to center.

Bottom of the 4th
D'Antona grounds out to short. Iihara hits a single to right and advances to second on a wild pitch. Aikawa grounds out to short, runner on third. Miyamoto grounds out to third.

Top of the 5th
Iwamoto hits a double to left. Kurihara flies out to right. Hirose grounds out to short. Akamatsu hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Kokubo flies out to center.

Notes

Yakult won the season series, 14-10-0.

Hiroshima stopped a 4-game losing streak and are now 58-84-2 (5th place). ... The Swallows are 3-2 over their last 5 games and are now 72-68-4 (4th place).

Soriano (HIR) picked up his second victory of the year (in as many starts) and is now 2-3.  Yokoyama (HIR) saved his 11th game of the season. ... Muranaka (YAK) took the loss and finishes the season 10-11.

This was Yuki (YAK) and Shida's (YAK) final game of their careers.

Home runs
HIR: Kurihara (15), Shima (14)
YAK: Kawabata (1)