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Yokohama Bay Stars 6 – Tokyo Yakult Swallows 6 (April 16, 2011)

by on Apr.16, 2011 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yokohama Bay Stars vs Tokyo Yakult Swallows @ Jingu Stadium - 14:00
Potential Starters: Takayuki Makka (YOK) - Kyohei Muranaka (YAK)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yokohama 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 1 6 11 1
Yakult 0 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 6 7 2

Attendance: 18916 | Yokohama leads series, 1-0-1 | Time: 3:34

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 5, DPs in: 1st, 7th, 2nd, 6th, 8th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: L5, 3: SO, 6: 1B, 8: BB, 9: 1B
(2B) Watanabe, Naoto 2-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 4: SO, 6: DP, 8: 1B, 9: SO
P Kaga, Shigeru 0-for-0
P Yamaguchi, Shun 0-for-0
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 4: BB, 6: E4, 8: 1B
LF Naito, Yuta 0-for-0
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 1-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: DP, 4: SO, 6: HR, 8: DP
(1B) Harper, Brett 1-for-3 2: SO, 4: BB, 6: SO, 8: 1B
PR Matsumoto, Keijiro 0-for-0 8: (CS)
1B Inada, Naoto 0-for-0
(CF) Morimoto, Hichori 1-for-3 2: 1B (BrO), 4: G5, 7: F9, 9: BB
(RF) Yoshimura, Yuki 1-for-4, 1 R 2: F9, 5: SO, 7: E3, 9: 1B
(C) Takeyama, Shingo 0-for-2 3: G6, 5: SO
PH Shimamura, Ikki 0-for-1 7: DP
P Sato, Shoma 0-for-0
P Onuma, Koji 0-for-0
P Ejiri, Shintaro 0-for-0
PH-2B Fujita, Kazuya 0-for-1 9: G1
(P) Makka, Takayuki 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: SO
P Hamilton, Clayton 0-for-0
C Niinuma, Shinji 1-for-1, 1 R 8: 1B
PH Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-1 9: F8
C Hosoyamada, Takeshi 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Makka, Takayuki 4 2/3 88 22 15 4 1 0 4 0 1 0 0 4 2 3.857
Hamilton, Clayton 1 1/3 16 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.154
Sato, Shoma 0/3 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 27.000
Onuma, Koji 1 20 5 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 11.571
Ejiri, Shintaro 1 14 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.800
Kaga, Shigeru, H 1/3 5 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4.909
Yamaguchi, Shun 2/3 6 3 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
9 154 41 29 7 1 1 6 1 3 0 0 6 4

Yakult

Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 3rd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Aoki, Norichika 2-for-4, 1 R 1: G6, 3: 1B, 5: F8, 7: BB (SB), 9: 1B
(2B) Tanaka, Hiroyasu 1-for-3, 1 RBI 1: G5, 3: G5, 5: 1B, 7: S1, 9: S1
(LF) Iihara, Yasushi 0-for-2 1: F8, 3: DP, 5: BB
PH Matsumoto, Yuichi 0-for-1 7: F4
1B Takeuchi, Shinichi 0-for-1 9: G3
(1B) Whitesell, Josh 0-for-1, 1 R 2: BB, 4: G2, 5: BB, 7: IBB
PR-LF Fukuchi, Kazuki 0-for-0, 1 R 7: …… (SB), 9: HBP (SB)
(C) Aikawa, Ryoji 1-for-5, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: E5, 4: F8, 5: G6, 7: 2B, 9: SO
(RF) Balentien, Wladimir 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: BB, 4: HR, 6: G6, 7: G5
(3B) Miyamoto, Shinya 0-for-3, 1 RBI 2: S8, 4: F8, 6: F9, 8: G3
(SS) Kawabata, Shingo 2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: S9, 5: 1B, 6: 2B, 8: F6
(P) Muranaka, Kyohei 0-for-2 2: G3, 5: S1, 6: G4
P Barnette, Tony 0-for-0
PH Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 0-for-1 8: F8
P Lim, Chang-Yong 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Muranaka, Kyohei 7 0/3 128 30 27 8 1 9 3 0 0 0 0 5 3 3.857
Barnette, Tony, H 1 13 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Lim, Chang-Yong 1 22 6 5 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 9.000
9 163 38 34 11 1 10 4 0 0 0 0 6 4

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 2nd - 2 run, 0 hits
Makka on the mound for Yokohama
Whitesell walks. Aikawa reaches on a fielding error (E5), runners on first and second. Balentien walks, bases loaded. Miyamoto hits a sac fly to center, runners on second and third. Kawabata hits a sac fly to right, runner on second. Muranaka grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 1 hit
Makka on the mound for Yokohama
Whitesell grounds out to the catcher. Aikawa flies out to center. Balentien hits a solo homer to left. Miyamoto flies out to center.

Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Makka on the mound for Yokohama
Kawabata hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Muranaka. Aoki flies out to center, runner on third. Tanaka hits an RBI infield single, runner on first. Iihara walks, runners on first and second. Whitesell walks, bases loaded.
Pitching change: Hamilton in for Makka.
Aikawa grounds out to short.

Top of the 6th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Muranaka on the mound for Yakult
Ishikawa hits an infield single. Watanabe hits into a 6-4-3 double play. Sledge reaches on a throwing error (E4).  Murata hits a 2-run homer to right. Harper strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 7th - 2 runs, 1 hit
Sato on the mound for Yokohama
Defensive changes: Niinuma is the new catcher.
Aoki walks.
Pitching change: Onuma in for Sato.
Tanaka hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Yuichi, pinch-hitting for Iihara, flies out to second. Whitesell gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second. Fukuchi enters the game as a pinch-runner for Whitesell.  Runners advance to second and third on double steal. Aikawa clears the bases with a 2-run double to right, runner on second.  Balentien grounds out to third.

Top of the 8th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Muranaka on the mound for Yakult
Defensive changes: Takeuchi takes over at first; Fukuchi takes over in left.
Niinuma hits a single to center. Ishikawa walks, runners on first and second. Watanabe hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and third. Sledge hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and third.
Pitching change: Barnette in for Muranaka.
Murata hits into a double play and a run crosses the plate. Harper hits a single to center, runner on first.  Matsumoto enters the game as a pinch-runner for Harper and gets caught trying to steal second.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 2 hits
Lim on the mound for Yakult
Morimoto walks. Yoshimura hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Fujita, pinch-hitting for Ejiri, fails to advance the runners on a sac bunt, runners on first and second. Kinjo, pinch-hitting for Niinuma, flies out to center, runners on first and third. Ishikawa hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Watanabe strikes out swinging.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Muranaka on the mound for Yakult
Ishikawa lines out to third. Watanabe hits a single to left. Sledge hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Murata hits into a double play.

Top of the 4th
Muranaka on the mound for Yakult
Watanabe strikes out swinging. Sledge walks. Murata strikes out swinging. Harper walks, runners on first and second. Morimoto grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 6th
Hamilton on the mound for Yokohama
Balentien grounds out to short. Miyamoto flies out to right. Kawabata hits a double to right. Muranaka grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 9th
Kaga on the mound for Yokohama
Defensive changes: Hosoyamada is the new catcher; Fujita takes over at second.
Aoki hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Tanaka.
Pitching change: Yamaguchi in for Kaga.
Defensive change: Naito takes over in left.
Takeuchi grounds out to first, runner on third. Fukuchi gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and third. Fukuchi steals second, runners on second and third. Aikawa strikes out swinging.

Notes

Like yesterday's game between the Yomiuri Giants and Hiroshima Carp, extra innings weren't played because the game hit the 3 hour and 30 minute limit after 9 full innings.