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Yokohama Bay Stars 5 – Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 6 (May 28, 2011)

by on May.28, 2011 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yokohama Bay Stars vs Fukuoka Softbank Hawks @ Yahoo Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Kentaro Takasaki (YOK) 1-4, 2.35 - Toshiya Sugiuchi (SOF) 2-2, 1.31

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

Attendance: 31491 | Softbank leads series, 1-0-0 | Time: 3:26

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 6, DPs in: 8th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 1-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: SO, 2: 2B, 4: G1, 7: G5, 9: G1
(CF) Morimoto, Hichori 2-for-5, 1 R 1: 1B, 2: 1B, 5: F7, 7: SO, 9: G1
(LF) Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 1-for-3, 1 R 1: BB, 2: SO, 5: F7, 7: 1B
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: F6, 5: G6, 7: F6
(DH) Sledge, Terrmel 2-for-4, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: 2B, 3: SO, 6: SO, 8: HR
(1B) Harper, Brett 1-for-3 1: SO, 3: BB, 6: SO, 8: 1B
PR-1B Inada, Naoto 0-for-0
(RF) Yoshimura, Yuki 1-for-3, 1 R 2: 1B, 3: F4, 6: BB, 8: DP
(2B) Watanabe, Naoto 1-for-3 2: S1, 4: G6, 6: 1B, 8: F8
(C) Hosoyamada, Takeshi 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: SO, 6: SO
PH Naito, Yuta 0-for-1 9: F7

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Takasaki, Kentaro 6 0/3 100 25 25 7 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 2.596
Ohara, Shinji, H 1 16 4 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2.700
Ejiri, Shintaro, L 2/3 21 5 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 2.625
Shinohara, Takayuki 0/3 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.692
Sanada, Hiroki 1/3 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.895
8 146 37 35 12 1 5 2 0 0 2 0 6 6

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 1-for-5, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: SO, 5: F7, 7: 1B, 8: F8
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 0-for-4 1: G3, 4: f5, 6: G1, 7: G4
(LF) Uchikawa, Seiichi 0-for-4 1: G4, 4: G6, 6: G5, 8: G3
(DH) Cabrera, Alex 2-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: HR, 6: SO, 8: 1B
(1B) Kokubo, Hiroki 3-for-4, 1 R 2: F9, 4: 1B, 7: 1B, 8: 1B
PR-CF Fukuda, Shuhei 0-for-0, 1 R 8: (SB)
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 2-for-3, 2 R 2: 1B, 4: G6, 7: 1B, 8: BB
(3B) Matsuda, Nobuhiro 1-for-4, 1 RBI 2: F8, 5: F8, 7: 1B (BrO), 8: F6
(CF) Hasegawa, Yuya 0-for-3 3: G4, 5: G4, 7: SO
PH Matsunaka, Nobuhiko 1-for-1, 2 RBI 8: 1B
PR-1B Nakamura, Akira 0-for-0
(C) Yamazaki, Katsuki 0-for-1 3: F4
PH-C Tanoue, Hidenori 2-for-2, 1 RBI 5: 1B, 7: BB, 8: 1B
C Hosokawa, Toru 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Sugiuchi, Toshiya 6 106 27 23 6 0 10 3 0 1 0 0 4 3 1.667
Yoshikawa, Teruaki 1 13 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.000
Otonari, Kenji 0/3 6 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6.000
Kanazawa, Takehito, W 1 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.871
Mahara, Takahiro, S 1 12 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.714
9 147 38 34 9 1 11 3 0 1 0 0 5 4

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 1st - 2 runs, 2 hits
Sugiuchi on the mound for Softbank
Ishikawa strikes out swinging. Morimoto hits a single to right. Kinjo walks, runners on first and second. Murata strikes out swinging. Sledge hits a 2-run double to left, runner on second. Harper strikes out swinging.

Top of the 2nd - 2 runs, 3 hits
Sugiuchi on the mound for Softbank
Yoshimura hits an infield single and advances to second on a sac bunt by Watanabe. Hosoyamada strikes out swinging. Ishikawa hits an RBI double to left, runner on second. Morimoto hits an infield single and a run scores on a throwing error (E3), runner on first. Kinjo strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 2 hits
Takasaki on the mound for Yokohama
Honda fouls out to third. Uchikawa grounds out to short. Cabrera hits a solo homer. Kokubo hits an infield single. Tamura grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 7th - 2 runs, 4 hits
Takasaki on the mound for Yokohama
Kokubo hits a single to right. Tamura hits a single to center, runner on first and third. Matsuda hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: S. Ohara in for Takasaki.
Hasegawa strikes out swinging.  Runners advance to second and third on a wild pitch. Tanoue walks, bases loaded. Kawasaki hits an RBI single to left and Matsuda gets thrown out running the bases, runners on first and second. Runners advance to second and third on a wild pitch. Honda grounds out to second.

Top of the 8th - 1 run, 2 hits
Otonari on the mound for Softbank
Sledge hits  solo homer. Harper hits a single to right and gets replaced by pinch-runner Inada.
Pitching change: Kanazawa in for Otonari.
Yoshimura hits into a double play. Watanabe flies out to center.

Bottom of the 8th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Ejiri on the mound for Yokohama
Defensive changes] Inada takes over at first.
Uchikawa grounds out to first. Cabrera hits a single to left. Kokubo hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Fukuda enters the game as a pinch-runner for Kokubo. Fukuda steals second, runners on second and third. Tamura walks, bases loaded. Matsuda flies out to short.
Pitching change: Shinohara in for Eijiri.
Matsunaka hits a 2-run single to center, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Sanada in for Shinohara.
Nakamura enters the game as a pinch-runner for Matsunaka. Tanoue hits an RBI single to center, runners advance to second and third on throw. Kawasawki flies out to center.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 6th
Sugiuchi on the mound for Softbank
Defensive changes: Tanoue is the new catcher.
Sledge strikes out looking. Harper strikes out looking. Yoshimura walks. Watanabe hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Hosoyamada strikes out swinging.

Notes

Softbank: The Hawks remain undefeated through 9 Inter-league games this season (7-0-2).  They have also won their last 4 games at Yahoo Dome. ... Cabrera's homer in the 4th was the 33rd Inter-league homer of his career.