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Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 0 – Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 1 (May 11, 2011)

by on May.11, 2011 @ 4:03 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters vs Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles @ Kleenex Stadium - 18:00
Potential Starters: Masaru Takeda (HAM) 2-2, 1.67 - Satoshi Nagai (RAK) 1-1, 2.95

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Nippon Ham 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Rakuten 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 X 1 4 0

Attendance: 11515 | Nippon Ham leads series, 3-2-0 | Time: 2:11

Nippon Ham

Hitting (LOB: 4, DPs in: 2nd, 7th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Tanaka, Kensuke 0-for-3 1: G6, 4: G6, 6: S3, 8: F4
(RF) Yang, Dai-Kang 0-for-3 1: G5, 4: SO, 6: L4
PH Murata, Kazuya 0-for-1 9: G4
(CF) Itoi, Yoshio 0-for-3 1: G3, 4: HBP, 6: SO, 9: G4
(3B) Koyano, Eiichi 0-for-3 2: BB, 4: F9, 7: F8, 9: G3
(DH) Inaba, Atsunori 1-for-3 2: DP, 5: SO, 7: 1B
(LF) Nakata, Sho 1-for-3 2: SO, 5: 1B, 7: DP
(1B) Hoffpauir, Micah 0-for-3 3: F2, 5: SO, 8: SO
(C) Ono, Shota 0-for-2 3: F8, 5: G6
PH Ugumori, Atsushi 0-for-1 8: SO
C Nakajima, Satoshi 0-for-0
(SS) Kaneko, Makoto 2-for-3 3: G6, 6: 1B, 8: 1B

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Takeda, Masaru, L 7 95 24 23 4 1 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1.588
Masui, Hirotoshi 1 10 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.688
8 105 27 26 4 1 5 0 0 1 0 0 1 1

Rakuten

Hitting (LOB: 2, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Hijirisawa, Ryo 0-for-3 1: F9, 3: SO, 6: F7
(RF) Tsuchiya, Teppei 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F9, 4: G6, 6: HR
(SS) Matsui, Kazuo 0-for-3 1: SO, 4: G6, 6: L4
(1B) Yamasaki, Takeshi 1-for-3 2: F7, 4: G5, 7: 2B
PR-2B Uchimura, Kensuke 0-for-0
(2B) Takasu, Yosuke 0-for-2 2: G6, 5: F4, 7: S3
1B Hiraishi, Yosuke 0-for-0
(LF) Nakamura, Masato 1-for-3 2: 1B, 5: G6, 7: SO
LF Nakashima, Toshiya 0-for-0
(DH) Shima, Motohiro 1-for-3 2: G5, 5: 2B, 8: f3
(3B) Kusano, Daisuke 0-for-3 3: F8, 5: F9, 8: SO
(C) Nakatani, Jin 0-for-3 3: G1, 6: SO, 8: G1

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Nagai, Satoshi, W 9 106 31 28 4 0 7 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2.077
9 106 31 28 4 0 7 1 1 1 1 0 0 0

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 1 hit
M. Takeda on the mound for Nippon Ham
Nakatani strikes out swinging. Hijirisawa flies out to left. Teppei hits  solo homer to right. Matsui lines out to second.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 5th
Nagai on the mound for Rakuten
Inaba strikes out looking. Nakata hits a single to left. Hoffpauir strikes out swinging. Runner advances to second on a wild pitch. Ono grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 5th
M. Takeda on the mound for Nippon Ham
Takasu flies out to second. Nakamura grounds out to short. Shima hits a double to center. Kusano flies out to right.

Top of the 6th
Nagai on the mound for Rakuten
Kaneko hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Tanaka. Yang (Yoh) lines out to second. Itoi strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 7th
M. Takeda on the mound for Nippon Ham
Yamasaki hits a double to center and gets replaced by pinch-runner Uchimura. Takasu hits a sac bunt, runner on third. Uchimura gets thrown out trying to steal home. Nakamura strikes out looking.

Notes

Nippon Ham: Nakata extended his hitting streak to 10 games.

Rakuten: The Eagles' offense has been held to under 10 hits in 13 straight games. ... Nagai helped stop a 4-game losing streak and a 5-game losing streak at Kleenex Stadium.  He also tossed his 6th career shutout.