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Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 3 – Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 8 (April 21, 2011)

by on Apr.21, 2011 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles vs Fukuoka Softbank Hawks @ Yahoo Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Koji Aoyama (RAK) 0-0, 3.18 - Hiroki Yamada (SOF) 1-0, 3.52

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Rakuten 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0
Softbank 1 0 2 3 1 1 0 0 X 8 12 0

Attendance: 27812 | Softbank leads series, 2-1-0 | Time: 2:53

Rakuten

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Matsui, Kazuo 1-for-3 1: SO, 2: BB, 5: 1B (SB), 7: F7
SS Masuda, Shintaro 0-for-0
(CF) Hijirisawa, Ryo 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: G6, 2: 1B, 5: F8, 7: G6
(LF) Nakashima, Toshiya 0-for-3 1: G3, 2: f5, 5: G5
PH-1B Kusano, Daisuke 0-for-1 8: G4
(1B) Yamasaki, Takeshi 1-for-4, 1 R 2: 1B, 3: SO, 5: SO, 8: f2
LF Hiraishi, Yosuke 0-for-0
(2B) Takasu, Yosuke 1-for-4, 1 R 2: 2B, 3: F6, 6: G1, 8: SO
2B Akaminai, Ginji 0-for-0
(3B) Iwamura, Akinori 0-for-3 2: G3, 3: SO, 6: F8
3B Ohiro, Shoji 0-for-1 9: SO
(DH) Ruiz, Randy 0-for-4, 1 RBI 2: G4, 4: G5, 6: SO, 9: F9
(C) Shima, Motohiro 0-for-2, 1 R 2: BB, 4: G4, 7: BB, 9: SO
(RF) Tsuchiya, Teppei 1-for-3, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: SO, 7: F7

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Aoyama, Koji, L 4 83 22 19 9 2 4 1 0 2 0 0 6 6 7.448
Kawagishi, Tsuyoshi 1 0/3 19 5 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 6.000
Katayama, Hiroshi 2 23 7 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.308
Mima, Manabu 1 7 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.000
8 132 37 32 12 3 5 2 0 2 0 0 8 8

Softbank

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

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 1-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: L6, 4: S2, 6: G1, 8: G4
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 2-for-3, 1 R 1: S1, 3: 1B, 4: G3, 6: 1B (SB)
(CF-LF) Uchikawa, Seiichi 3-for-3, 1 R, 4 RBI 1: 1B, 3: 3B, 4: 1B (SB), 6: S9
(1B) Cabrera, Alex 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: SO, 4: F9, 6: F4
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 1-for-3, 1 RBI 1: F7, 3: 1B, 5: G6, 7: BB
(LF) Matsunaka, Nobuhiko 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: G4, 3: F9, 5: HR, 7: F8
CF Kidokoro, Ryuma 0-for-0
(DH) Ortiz, Jose 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: HR, 5: L5, 7: DP
(3B) Matsuda, Nobuhiro 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: HR, 5: F8, 8: G6
(C) Hosokawa, Toru 1-for-3, 2 R 2: SO, 4: BB, 6: 1B, 8: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yamada, Hiroki, W 7 117 29 26 5 0 6 3 0 0 1 0 3 3 3.682
Kanazawa, Takehito 1 13 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.857
Oba, Shota 1 11 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
9 141 35 32 5 0 9 3 0 0 1 0 3 3

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Aoyama on the mound for Rakuten
Kawasaki hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Honda. Uchikawa hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Cabrera strikes out swinging. Tamura flies out to left.

Top of the 2nd - 3 runs, 4 hits
Yamada on the mound for Softbank
Yamasaki hits a single to left. Takasu hits a double to right, runners on second and third. Iwamura grounds out to first. Ruiz drives in a run with a ground out to second, runner on third. Shima walks, runners on first and third. Teppei hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Runners advance to second and third on a wild pitch. Matsui walks, bases loaded. Hijirisawa hits an RBI infield single, bases remain loaded. Nakashima fouls out to third.

Bottom of the 3rd - 2 runs, 3 hits
Aoyama on the mound for Rakuten
Kawasaki lines out to short. Honda hits a single to left. Uchikawa hits an RBI triple to right, runner on third. Cabrera strikes out swinging. Tamura hits an RBI infield single, runner on first. Matsunaka flies out to right.

Bottom of the 4th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Aoyama on the mound for Rakuten
Oritz hits a solo homer to left. Matsuda hits a solo homer to left. Hosokawa walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Kawasaki. Honda grounds out to first, runner on third. Uchikawa hits an RBI single to left, runner on first. Uchikawa steals second. Cabrera flies out to right.

Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 1 hit
Kawagishi on the mound for Rakuten
Tamura grounds out to short. Matsunaka hits a solo homer to right. Ortiz lines out to third. Matsuda flies out to center.

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Kawagishi on the mound for Rakuten
Defensive changes: Ohiro takes over at third.
Hosokawa hit a single to center.
Pitching change: Katayama in for Kawagishi.
Kawasaki grounds out to the pitcher, runner on second. Honda hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Honda steals second, runners on second and third. Uchikawa hits a sac fly to right, runner on third. Cabrera flies out to second.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 5th
Yamada on the mound for Softbank
Matsui hits a single to left. Hijirisawa flies out to center. Matsui steals second. Nakashima grounds out to third, runner on third. Yamasaki strikes out swinging.

Notes