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Chunichi Dragons 8 – Tokyo Yakult Swallows 2 (May 5, 2011)

by on May.05, 2011 @ 4:02 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Chunichi Dragons vs Tokyo Yakult Swallows @ Jingu Stadium - 14:00
Potential Starters: Kazuki Yoshimi (CHU) 1-0, 0.00 - Shohei Tateyama (YAK) 2-0, 1.88

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chunichi 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 5 0 8 15 2
Yakult 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 9 0

Attendance: 22605 | Yakult leads series, 5-1-0 | Time: 3:39

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 3rd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 2-for-5, 2 R, 2 RBI 1: G5, 3: 1B, 5: SO, 7: f3, 8: HR
(2B) Ibata, Hirokazu 2-for-5, 2 R 1: G6, 3: G5, 5: G4, 7: 2B, 8: 1B
(3B-1B) Morino, Masahiko 3-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 5: SO, 7: BB, 8: 2B
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 2-for-4, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: BB, 3: DP, 6: F4, 7: 1B, 8: HR
LF Hirata, Ryosuke 0-for-0
(1B) Blanco, Tony 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: SO, 4: F5, 6: HR, 7: BB, 8: SO
CF Oshima, Yohei 0-for-0
(RF) Guzman, Joel 3-for-5 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: 2B, 7: SO, 8: F9
P Asao, Takuya 0-for-0
P Mise, Koji 0-for-0
(CF) Nomoto, Kei 1-for-4 2: G4, 4: 1B, 6: SO, 7: SO
CF-RF Kuramoto, Hidenori 0-for-1 9: F8
(C) Tanishige, Motonobu 1-for-4, 1 R 2: SO, 4: F6, 6: IBB, 8: 1B, 9: F7
(P) Yoshimi, Kazuki 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: G6, 6: F9
PH-3B Iwasaki, Tatsuro 0-for-1 8: S3, 9: F4

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yoshimi, Kazuki, W 7 112 30 27 7 0 4 1 0 2 0 0 2 1 0.450
Asao, Takuya 1 15 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.964
Mise, Koji 1 5 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.931
9 132 37 34 9 0 5 1 0 2 0 0 2 1

Yakult

Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 9th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Aoki, Norichika 2-for-5, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: E6, 5: G1, 7: 1B, 9: DP
(2B) Tanaka, Hiroyasu 0-for-2, 1 RBI 1: S1, 3: S1, 5: F8, 7: G4
(1B) Whitesell, Josh 0-for-3 1: BB, 3: F7, 6: G4, 7: F4
P Matsuoka, Kenichi 0-for-0
P Matsui, Kosuke 0-for-0
P Kato, Mikinori 0-for-0
(LF-1B) Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 3-for-4, 1 RBI 1: F9, 3: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: 1B
(RF) Balentien, Wladimir 0-for-4 1: G3, 3: F7, 6: F9, 8: SO
(3B) Miyamoto, Shinya 1-for-4 2: G5, 4: SO, 6: 1B, 8: G1
3B Onizaki, Yuji 0-for-0
(C) Aikawa, Ryoji 1-for-4 2: 1B, 4: G1, 6: G5, 8: G6
C Nakamura, Yuhei 0-for-0
(SS) Kawabata, Shingo 2-for-4, 1 R 2: F8, 4: F9, 7: 3B, 9: 1B
(P) Tateyama, Shohei 0-for-2 2: SO, 5: SO
P Barnette, Tony 0-for-0
PH-LF Iihara, Yasushi 0-for-2 7: SO, 9: F9

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Tateyama, Shohei, L 6 1/3 114 31 28 10 1 6 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 2.374
Barnette, Tony 2/3 15 3 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.931
Matsuoka, Kenichi 1/3 19 6 5 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 5 6.750
Matsui, Kosuke 2/3 11 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.688
Kato, Mikinori 1 12 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
9 171 45 40 15 3 9 4 0 1 0 0 8 8

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 3rd - 1 run, 2 hits
Tateyama on the mound for Yakult
Araki hits a single to left. Ibata grounds out to third, runner on second. Morino hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Wada hits into a 6-4-3 double play.

Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 1 hit
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Aoki reaches on a throwing error (E6) and advances to second on a sac bunt by Tanaka. Whitesell flies out to left. Hatakeyama hits an RBI single to left, runner on first. Balentien flies out to left.

Top of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Tateyama on the mound for Yakult
Wada flies out to second. Blanco hits a solo homer. Guzman hits a double. Nomoto strikes out swinging. Tanishige gets an intentional walks, runners on first and second. Yoshimi flies out to right.

Top of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Tateyama on the mound for Yakult
Araki fouls out to first. Ibata hits a double to center. Morino walks, runners on first and second. Wada hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Barnette in for Tateyama.
Blanco walks, bases loaded. Guzman strikes out swinging. Nomoto strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Defensive changes: Hidenori takes over in center.
Kawabata hits a triple. Iihara, pinch-hitting for Barnette, strikes out swinging. Aoki hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Tanaka drives in a run with a ground out to second, runner advances to second on throwing error (E6). Whitesell flies out to second.

Top of the 8th - 5 runs, 5 hits
Matsuoka on the mound for Yakult
Defensive changes: Hatakeyama moves from left to first; Iihara takes over in left.
Tanishige hits a single to left. T. Iwasaki, pinch-hitting for Yoshimi, hits a sac bunt, runners on second. Araki hits a 2-run homer. Ibata hits a single to right. Morino hits an RBI double to center, runner on second. Wada hits a 2-run homer.
Pitching change: K. Matsui in for Matsuoka.
Blanco strikes out swinging. Guzman flies out to right.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Tateyama on the mound for Yakult
Araki grounds out to third. Ibata grounds out to short. Morino hits a single to left. Wada walks, runners on first and second. Blanco strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 1st
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Aoki hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Tanaka. Whitesell walks, runners on first and second. Hatakeyama flies out to right, runners on first and third. Balentien grounds out to first.

Top of the 2nd
Tateyama on the mound for Yakult
Guzman hits a single to center. Nomoto grounds out to second, runner on second. Tanishige strikes out swinging. Yoshimi strikes out swinging.

Top of the 4th
Tateyama on the mound for Yakult
Blanco flies out to third. Guzman hits a single to left. Nomoto hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Tanishige flies out to short. Yoshimi grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 6th
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Whitesell grounds out to second. Hatakeyama hits an infield single. Balentien flies out to right. Miyamoto hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Aikawa grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 8th
Asao on the mound for Chunichi
Defensive changes: Hirata takes over in left; Oshima takes over in center; Morino moves from third to first; Hidenori moves from center to right; T. Iwasaki takes over at third.
Hatakeyama hits a single to center. Balentien strikes out swinging. Miyamoto grounds out to the pitcher, runner on second. Aikawa grounds out to short.

Notes

Chunichi: The Dragons finally stopped their 8-game losing streak against the Swallows and 7-game losing streak at Jingu Stadium. ... Morino had gone 26 straight plate appearances without a hit before his single in the first.

Yakult: The Swallows 6-game winning streak at Jingu Stadium came to an end.