Welcome to Yakyubaka.com

Yomiuri Giants 3 – Hiroshima Toyo Carp 0 (May 13, 2011)

by on May.13, 2011 @ 4:02 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yomiuri Giants vs Hiroshima Toyo Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Potential Starters: Tetsuya Utsumi (YOM) 3-1, 1.42 - Bryan Bullington (HIR) 4-0, 1.80

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yomiuri 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 7 2
Hiroshima 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0

Attendance: 23907 | Hiroshima leads series, 2-1-1 | Time: 2:46

Yomiuri

Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 4th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(1B) Ogasawara, Michihiro 0-for-1 1: SO, 3: HBP
PR-1B Takahashi, Shinji 0-for-1 5: SO, 8: BB
PR-CF Suzuki, Takahiro 1-for-1 9: 1B
(3B) Wakiya, Ryota 0-for-4 1: G4, 3: SO, 6: SO, 8: S2, 9: F4
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 1-for-4, 1 R 1: G6, 4: 1B, 6: F6, 8: F8
(LF) Ramirez, Alex 1-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: SO, 4: HR, 6: G1, 8: BB
PR-1B Furuki, Shigeyuki 0-for-0
(CF-RF) Chono, Hisayoshi 1-for-4 2: G4, 4: 1B, 7: G1, 8: G6
(RF-LF) Kamei, Yoshiyuki 0-for-4 2: F8, 4: F9, 7: SO, 9: F7
(C) Kato, Ken 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 3: f3, 4: DP, 7: HR, 9: 1B
(2B) Fujimura, Daisuke 0-for-2 3: G4, 5: G1, 7: BB (SB), 9: S1
(P) Utsumi, Tetsuya 1-for-3 3: 1B, 5: SO, 7: SO
P Kubo, Yuya 0-for-0
P Albaladejo, Jonathan 0-for-0
PH Tanaka, Daijiro 0-for-0 9: IBB
P Romero, Levi 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Utsumi, Tetsuya, W 6 1/3 97 27 24 6 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.066
Kubo, Yuya, H 2/3 14 3 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.636
Albaladejo, Jonathan, H 1 15 4 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.730
Romero, Levi, S 1 11 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.588
9 137 37 33 6 0 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 4th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Soyogi, Eishin 0-for-5 1: F9, 2: G3, 5: G6, 7: SO, 9: F9
(2B) Kokubo, Tetsuya 1-for-3 1: F3, 3: f3, 5: 2B (BrO), 7: BB
(CF) Hirose, Jun 0-for-2 1: HBP, 3: BB, 5: G6, 7: F8
(3B) Tracy, Chad 1-for-4 1: 1B, 3: L6, 5: E3, 8: SO
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 1-for-4 1: G5, 3: 1B, 6: F6, 8: SO
(LF-RF) Iwamoto, Takahiro 0-for-4 2: G6, 3: F7, 6: F7, 8: E6
(RF) Io, Takamitsu 2-for-3 2: 1B, 4: 1B (BrO), 6: G4
PH-LF Shima, Shigenobu 0-for-1 8: G5
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 0-for-2 2: G6, 4: L3, 7: BB
PH Ishii, Takuro 0-for-1 9: F8
(P) Bullington, Bryan 1-for-2 2: 1B, 4: SO
PH Aizawa, Tsubasa 0-for-1 7: SO
P Ueno, Hirofumi 0-for-0
PH Maeda, Tomonori 0-for-1 9: F8

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Bullington, Bryan, L 7 102 27 25 5 2 8 1 1 0 0 0 3 3 2.189
Ueno, Hirofumi 2 38 11 6 2 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 4.655
9 140 38 31 7 2 8 4 1 2 0 0 3 3

===

Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 4th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Bullington on the mound for Hiroshima
Sakamoto hits a single to left. Ramirez hits a 2-run homer. Chono hits a single to left. Kamei flies out to right. Kato hits into a 4-6-3 double play.

Top of the 7th - 1 run, 1 hit
Bullington on the mound for Hiroshima
Chono grounds out to the pitcher. Kamei strikes out looking. Kato hits a solo homer to left. Fujimura walks and steals second. Utsumi strikes out swinging.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 1st
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Soyogi flies out to right. Kokubo flies out to first. Hirose gets hit by a pitch. Tracy hits a single to center, runner on first and third. Kurihara grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 2nd
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Iwamoto grounds out to short. Io hits a single to center. Ishihara grounds out to short, runner on first. Bullington hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Soyogi grounds out to first.

Top of the 3rd
Bullington on the mound for Hiroshima
Kato fouls out to first. Fujimura grounds out to second. Utsumi hits a single to center. Ogasawara gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. S. Takahashi enters the game as a pinch-runner for Ogasawara. Wakiya strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 3rd
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Defensive changes: S. Takahashi takes over at first.
Kokubo fouls out to first. Hirose walks. Tracy lines out to short. Kurihara hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Iwamoto flies out to left.

Bottom of the 5th
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Soyogi grounds out to short. Kokubo hits a double. Hirose grounds out to short. Tracy reaches on a fielding error (E3) and Kokubo gets thrown out running the bases.

Bottom of the 7th
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Ishihara walks. Aizawa, pinch-hitting for Bullington, strikes out swinging.
Pitching change: Kubo in for Utsumi.
Soyogi strikes out swinging. Kokubo walks, runners on first and second. Hirose flies out to center.

Top of the 8th
Ueno on the mound for Hiroshima
S. Takahashi walks and gets replaced by pinch-runner Suzuki. Wakiya hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Sakamoto flies out to center. Ramirez walks, runners on first and second. Furuki enters the game as a pinch-runner for Ramirez. Chono grounds out to short.

Top of the 9th
Ueno on the mound for Hiroshima
Defensive changes: Iwamoto moves from left to right; Shima takes over in left.
Kamei flies out to left. Kato hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Fujimura. D. Tanaka, pinch-hitting for Albaladejo, gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second. Suzuki hits a single to left, bases loaded. Wakiya flies out to second.

Notes

Yomiuri: The Giants' offense has now been held to under 10 hits 11 games in a row. ... Fujimura made the starting line-up for the first time in his career. ... Ogasawara was taken out of the game after he was hit by a pitch on his left leg (above the calf area) in the 3rd inning. ... Kato's homer in the 7th was his first since 8/6/2008.