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Yokohama Bay Stars 1 – Orix Buffaloes 2 (May 31, 2011)

by on May.31, 2011 @ 4:03 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yokohama Bay Stars vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Shogo Yamamoto (YOK) 2-5, 4.50 - Hayato Terahara (ORI) 3-4, 3.56

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

Attendance: 10996 | Orix leads series, 1-0-0 | Time: 2:57

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 6, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: G4, 6: G4, 8: SO
(CF) Morimoto, Hichori 1-for-4 1: G6, 4: SO, 6: 2B (BrO), 8: G1
(LF) Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 1-for-4 1: SO, 4: 1B, 6: G6, 9: F7
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: F9, 4: G1, 6: F7, 9: HR
(DH) Sledge, Terrmel 0-for-4 2: SO, 4: SO, 7: G6, 9: SO
(1B) Harper, Brett 2-for-3 2: 1B, 5: F7, 7: 1B, 9: BB
PR Inada, Naoto 0-for-0
(RF) Yoshimura, Yuki 0-for-4 2: F9, 5: f3, 7: SO, 9: F4
(2B) Watanabe, Naoto 0-for-2 3: F7, 5: BB, 7: G6
(C) Takeyama, Shingo 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: SO
PH Fujita, Kazuya 0-for-1 8: G5
C Niinuma, Shinji 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Suda, Kota, L 5 1/3 89 21 19 4 1 5 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 5.202
Ohara, Shinji 0/3 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.314
Ushida, Shigeki 1 1/3 20 5 4 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.000
Shinohara, Takayuki 1 1/3 18 4 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.628
8 131 31 27 5 1 7 3 0 1 0 0 2 1

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 5, DPs in: 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Sakaguchi, Tomotaka 1-for-3 1: SO, 3: 1B, 6: BB, 7: G6
(3B) Kajimoto, Yusuke 0-for-2 1: SO, 3: L5, 6: S1
C Suzuki, Fumihiro 0-for-1 8: G6
(2B) Goto, Mitsutaka 2-for-4 1: 1B, 3: G4, 6: 1B (BrO), 8: F8
(LF-1B) Okada, Takahiro 0-for-3 1: F8, 4: SO, 6: BB, 8: SO
(DH) Kitagawa, Hirotoshi 0-for-3 2: G4, 4: F9, 6: L6
(RF) Taguchi, So 0-for-3 2: F7, 4: G3, 7: SO
(1B) Hessman, Mike 1-for-2, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: HR, 5: G6, 7: BB
PR-LF Moriyama, Makoto 0-for-0, 1 R
(C) Ito, Hikaru 0-for-2 2: F8, 5: SO
3B Yamasaki, Koji 0-for-1 7: F8
(SS) Obiki, Keiji 1-for-3, 1 RBI 3: G3, 5: SO, 7: 2B

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Terahara, Hayato, W 6 88 22 21 3 0 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.167
Yoshino, Makoto, H 1/3 8 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.742
Hirano, Yoshihisa, H 1 2/3 21 5 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.862
Kishida, Mamoru, S 1 23 5 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.118
9 140 34 32 5 1 10 2 0 0 0 0 1 1

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Suda on the mound for Yokohama
Kitagawa grounds out to second. Taguchi flies out to left. Hessman hits a solo homer. Ito flies out to center.

Bottom of the 7th - 1 run, 1 hit
Ushida on the mound for Orix
Taguchi strikes out looking. Hessman walks and gets replaced by pinch-runner Moriyama. Runner advances to second on a bad pick-off throw (E1). K. Yamasaki flies out to center. Obiki hits an RBI double, runner on second.
Pitching change: Shinohara in for Ushida.
Sakaguchi grounds out to short.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 1 hit
Kishida on the mound for Orix
Kinjo flies out to left. Murata hits a solo homer to right. Sledge strikes out swinging. Harper walks and gets replaced by pinch-runner Inada. Yoshimura flies out to second.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 4th
Terahara on the mound for Orix
Morimoto strikes out looking. Kinjo hits a single to center. Murata grounds out to the pitcher, runner on second. Sledge strikes out swinging.

Top of the 6th
Terahara on the mound for Orix
Ishikawa grounds out to second. Morimoto hits a double to right. Kinjo hits a grounder to short and Morimoto gets thrown out running the bases, runner on first. Murata flies out to left.

Bottom of the 6th
Suda on the mound for Yokohama
Sakaguchi walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Y. Kajimoto. Goto hits an infield single, runners on first and third.
Pitching change: S. Ohara in for Suda.
T-Okada walks, bases loaded.
Pitching change: Ushida in for S. Ohara.
Kitagawa lines out to short and Goto gets doubled off second.

Notes

Yokohama: The Bay Stars dropped their 3rd game in a row. ... Murata recorded his 43rd career Inter-league homer.

Orix: The Buffaloes are now 11-0 in 11 games again Yokohama since their last loss on 5/26/2008.  They also stopped a 3-game losing streak.