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Yokohama Bay Stars 0 – Tokyo Yakult Swallows 4 (April 17, 2011)

by on Apr.17, 2011 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yokohama Bay Stars vs Tokyo Yakult Swallows @ Jingu Stadium - 14:00
Potential Starters: Kota Suda (YOK) - Tatsuyoshi Masubuchi (YAK)

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

Attendance: 21268 | Series tied, 1-1-1 | Time: 2:40

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 0-for-2 1: BB (BrO), 3: G1, 6: G5, 8: BB
(2B) Watanabe, Naoto 0-for-3 1: S1, 3: SO, 6: G1, 8: G4
P Hamilton, Clayton 0-for-0
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 1-for-4 1: F5, 4: F8, 7: 1B, 9: SO
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-3 1: BB, 4: G6, 7: SO, 9: F9
(1B) Harper, Brett 0-for-2 1: BB, 4: SO, 7: BB, 9: G4
(CF) Morimoto, Hichori 0-for-3 2: G6, 5: G5, 7: G4
(RF) Yoshimura, Yuki 0-for-3 2: SO, 5: F9, 7: G6
(C) Takeyama, Shingo 0-for-2 2: F5, 5: F9
PH-2B Fujita, Kazuya 0-for-1 8: G4
(P) Yamamoto, Shogo 0-for-2 3: SO, 6: SO
P Sato, Shoma 0-for-0
P Ota, Atori 0-for-0
PH Naito, Yuta 0-for-1 8: G1
C Hosoyamada, Takeshi 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yamamoto, Shogo, L 6 93 27 27 10 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 6.545
Sato, Shoma 0/3 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 27.000
Ota, Atori 1 15 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.000
Hamilton, Clayton 1 27 6 4 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3.375
8 139 38 33 11 2 6 4 0 1 1 0 4 4

Yakult

Hitting (LOB: 10, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Aoki, Norichika 2-for-3 1: F7, 3: 1B (CS), 5: 2B, 7: BB, 8: IBB
(2B) Tanaka, Hiroyasu 1-for-4, 1 R 1: SO, 3: 1B, 5: F7, 7: S1, 8: G5
(LF) Hamanaka, Osamu 1-for-3 1: SO, 3: 1B, 5: F7
PH-LF Takeuchi, Shinichi 0-for-0 7: BB
(1B) Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 3-for-4, 2 R, 3 RBI 2: HR, 3: 1B, 6: HR, 7: F9
(C) Aikawa, Ryoji 1-for-4, 1 R 2: G5, 3: SO, 6: 1B, 7: G6
(RF) Balentien, Wladimir 2-for-4 2: SO, 4: F4, 6: 1B, 8: 2B
(3B) Miyamoto, Shinya 1-for-4 2: 2B, 4: F9, 6: F9, 8: G4
(SS) Kawabata, Shingo 0-for-3, 1 RBI 2: G1, 4: G4, 6: G4, 8: BB
(P) Masubuchi, Tatsuyoshi 0-for-3 3: G1, 5: SO, 6: G5
PH Matsumoto, Yuichi 0-for-1 8: SO
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
Masubuchi, Tatsuyoshi, W 8 122 29 23 1 0 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.000
Lim, Chang-Yong 1 9 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.500
9 131 32 26 1 0 7 5 0 1 0 0 0 0

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Yamamoto on the mound for Yokohama
Hatakeyama hits a solo homer to left. Aikawa grounds out to third. Balentien strikes out swinging. Miyamoto hits a double to right. Kawabata grounds out to the pitcher.

Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 4 hits
Yamamoto on the mound for Yokohama
Masubuchi grounds out to the pitcher. Aoki hits an infield single and gets caught trying to steal second. Tanaka hits a single to center. Hamanaka hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Hatakeyama hits an RBI single, runners on first and second. Aikawa strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 6th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Yamamoto on the mound for Yokohama
Hatakeyama hits a solo homer to left. Aikawa hits a single to left. Balentien hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Miyamoto flies out to right, runners on first and third. Kawabata drives in a run with a grounder to second, runner on first. Masubuchi grounds out to third.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Masubuchi on the mound for Yakult
Ishikawa walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Watanabe. Sledge flies out to third. Murata walks, runners on first and second. Harper walks, bases loaded. Ishikawa thrown out running the bases.

Bottom of the 5th
Yamamoto on the mound for Yokohama
Masubuchi strikes out swinging. Aoki hits a double to right. Tanaka flies out to left. Hamanaka flies out to left.

Top of the 7th
Masubuchi on the mound for Yakult
Sledge hits a single to center. Murata strikes out swinging. Harper walks, runners on first and second. Morimoto grounds out to second, runners on first and third. Yoshimura grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 7th
Sato on the mound for Yokohama
Aoki walks.
Pitching change: Atori in for Sato.
Tanaka hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Takeuchi, pinch-hitting for Hamanaka, walks, runners on first and second. Hatakeyama flies out to right. Aikawa grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 8th
Hamilton on the mound for Yokohama
Defensive changes: Hosoyamada is the new catcher; Fujita takes over at second.
Balentien hits a double. Miyamoto grounds out to second, runner on third. Kawabata walks, runners on first and third. Yuichi, pinch-hitting for Masubuchi, strikes out swinging. Runner on second advances on wild pitch, runners on second and third. Aoki gets an intentional walk, bases loaded. Tanaka grounds out to third.

Notes

Yakult: This was the Swallows' first victory of the year. ... Masubuchi picked up his first victory since 9/20/2010 and first victory as a starter since 7/19/2008. ... This was Hatakeyama's second 2-homer game of his career.