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Yomiuri Giants 4 – Hiroshima Toyo Carp 4 (April 15, 2011)

by on Apr.15, 2011 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yomiuri Giants vs Hiroshima Toyo Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Potential Starters: Hirokazu Sawamura (YOM) - Dioni Soriano (HIR)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yomiuri 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 10 1
Hiroshima 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 4 9 0

Attendance: 17787 | Series tied, 0-0-1 | Time: 3:33

Yomiuri

Hitting (LOB: 10, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 2-for-5, 1 R 1: F4, 3: F9, 5: F9, 7: 1B, 9: 3B
(2B) Wakiya, Ryota 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: BB, 3: 1B (SB), 5: G1, 7: G1, 9: 2B (BrO)
(1B) Ogasawara, Michihiro 2-for-5, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: F7, 5: G1, 7: SO, 9: 1B
(LF) Ramirez, Alex 2-for-2, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: HR, 3: BB, 6: 2B (BrO), 7: BB
PR-LF Yano, Kenji 0-for-1 9: G6
LF Suzuki, Takahiro 0-for-0
(RF) Takahashi, Yoshinobu 0-for-2 1: F5, 3: F9, 6: BB
PR-RF Konta, Toshimasa 0-for-2 7: G3, 9: G3
(CF) Chono, Hisayoshi 1-for-4 1: F8, 4: f9, 6: G4, 8: 1B (SB)
(3B) Ryal, Rusty 0-for-3 2: F8, 4: G4, 6: BB, 8: SO
3B Terauchi, Takayuki 0-for-0
(C) Kato, Ken 1-for-3 2: G5, 4: 1B, 6: SO
PH Kamei, Yoshiyuki 0-for-1 8: SO
C Tsuruoka, Kazunari 0-for-0
(P) Sawamura, Hirokazu 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: f9, 6: SO
P Takagi, Yasunari 0-for-0
P Kubo, Yuya 0-for-0
PH Tani, Yoshitomo 0-for-1 8: F9
P Romero, Levi 0-for-0
P Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Sawamura, Hirokazu 6 2/3 82 26 25 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.000
Takagi, Yasunari 0/3 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Kubo, Yuya, H 1/3 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Romero, Levi 1 20 5 4 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.500
Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 1 22 5 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.500
9 132 38 34 9 0 4 3 0 0 0 1 4 2

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 5th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 2-for-5, 1 RBI 1: G3, 3: 2B (SB), 5: DP, 7: SO, 9: 1B
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 0-for-5 1: G6, 3: G3, 6: F8, 8: SO, 9: F8
(RF) Hirose, Jun 2-for-3, 1 R 1: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: F9, 8: BB
(3B) Tracy, Chad 1-for-4 1: F7, 4: F8, 6: F9, 8: 1B (BrO)
P Sarfate, Dennis 0-for-0
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 1-for-4, 1 RBI 2: G6, 4: F8, 7: F6, 8: 2B
(LF) Iwamoto, Takahiro 1-for-4, 1 R 2: L6, 4: 1B, 7: E5, 8: SO
(CF) Amaya, Soichiro 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: F8, 4: G4, 7: 3B, 9: G5
(C) Kura, Yoshikazu 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: F8
PH Maeda, Tomonori 0-for-0, 1 RBI 7: S8
C Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 0-for-1 9: G4
(P) Soriano, Dioni 0-for-1 3: G4
PH Maru, Yoshihiro 1-for-1 5: 1B
P Iwami, Yuki 0-for-0
PH Shima, Shigenobu 0-for-0 7: BB
PR Nakahigashi, Naoki 0-for-0
P Toyoda, Kiyoshi 0-for-0
P Aoki, Takahiro 0-for-0
3B Ishii, Takuro 0-for-0 9: BB
PR Akamatsu, Masato 0-for-0, 1 R 9: (SB)

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Soriano, Dioni 5 78 21 19 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 3 5.400
Iwami, Yuki 2 53 11 8 2 0 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000
Toyoda, Kiyoshi 1/3 7 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Aoki, Takahiro 2/3 6 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Sarfate, Dennis 1 17 5 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9.000
9 161 41 36 10 1 6 5 0 0 1 0 4 4

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 1st - 3 runs, 2 hits
Soriano on the mound for Hiroshima
Sakamoto flies out to second. Wakiya walks. Ogasawara hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Ramirez hits a 3-run homer. Takahashi flies out to third. Chono flies out to center.

Bottom of the 7th - 2 runs, 1 hit
Sawamura on the mound for Yomiuri
Defensive changes: Yano takes over in left.
Kurihara flies out to short. Iwamoto reaches on a throwing error (E5), runner on first. Amaya hits an RBI triple to center, runner on third. T. Maeda, pinch-hitting for Kura, hits a sac fly to center. Shima enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Iwami.
Pitching change: Takagi in for Sawamura.
Shima walks.
Pitching change: Kubo in for Takagi.
Nakahigashi enters the game as a pinch-runner for Shima. Soyogi strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 8th - 1 run, 2 hits
Romero on the mound for Yomiuri
Higashide strikes out swinging. Hirose walks. Tracy hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Kurihara hits an RBI double to left, Tracy tries to score but is thrown out at home, runner on third. Iwamoto strikes out swinging.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 3 hits
Sarfate on the mound for Hiroshima
Sakamoto hits a triple to center. Wakiya hits an RBI double, runner on second. Ogasawara hits a single to left and Wakiya is thrown out running the bases, runner on first. Yano grounds out to short, runner on second. Konta grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 9th - 1 run, 1 hit
Yamaguchi on the mound for Yomiuri
Amaya grounds out to third. Ishihara grounds out to second. Ishii walks and is replaced by pinch-runner Akamatsu. Akamatsu steals second.
Defensive changes: Suzuki takes over in left; Terauchi takes over at third.
Soyogi hits an RBI single to center and advances to second on throw. Higashide flies out to center.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 1st
Sawamura on the mound for Yomiuri
Soyogi grounds out to first. Higashide grounds out to short. Hirose hits a single to left and advances to second on a balk. Tracy flies out to left.

Top of the 3rd
Soriano on the mound for Hiroshima
Sakamoto flies out to right. Wakiya hits a single to left. Ogasawara flies out to left. Wakiya steals second. Ramirez walks, runners on first and second. Takahashi flies out to right.

Bottom of the 3rd
Sawamura on the mound for Yomiuri
Kura strikes out swinging. Soriano grounds out to second. Soyogi hits a double to left and steals third. Higashide grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 4th
Sawamura on the mound for Yomiuri
Hirose hits a single to center. Tracy flies out to center. Kurihara flies out to center. Iwamoto hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Amaya grounds out to second.

Top of the 6th
Iwami on the mound for Hiroshima
Ramirez hits a double to center. Takahashi walks, runners on first and second. Konta enters the game as a pinch-runner for Takahashi. Runners advance to second and third on wild pitch. Chono hits a grounder to second, Ramirez thrown out running the bases, runners on second and third. Ryal walks, bases loaded. Kato strikes out swinging. Sawamura strikes out swinging.

Top of the 7th
Iwami on the mound for Hiroshima
Sakamoto hits a single to left. Wakiya grounds out to the pitcher, runner on second. Ogasawara strikes out looking. Ramirez walks, runners on first and second. Yano enters the game as a pinch-runner for Ramirez. Konta grounds out to first.

Top of the 8th
Toyoda on the mound for Hiroshima
Defensive changes: Ishihara is the new catcher.
Chono hits a single to left. Ryal strikes out swinging as Chono steals second. Kamei enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Kato.
Pitching change: Aoki in for Toyoda.
Kamei strikes out swinging. Tani, pinch-hitting for Kubo, flies out to right.

Notes

The game did not head into extra innings because it had already hit the limit of 3 hours and 30 minutes after 9 full innings.

Yomiuri: Sawamura topped out at 150km/h.