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Tokyo Yakult Swallows 1 – Orix Buffaloes 1 (June 9, 2011)

by on Jun.09, 2011 @ 4:03 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Tokyo Yakult Swallows vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Yoshinori Sato (YAK) 5-3, 2.68 - Shinya Nakayama (ORI) 1-4, 2.36

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Yakult 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 0
Orix 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 1

Attendance: 14536 | Orix leads series, 2-1-1 | Time: 3:32

Yakult

Hitting (LOB: 9, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Aoki, Norichika 1-for-5 1: G6, 3: G6, 5: 1B, 7: G3 (SB), 10: F9
(2B) Tanaka, Hiroyasu 0-for-5 1: F6, 3: F8, 5: F9, 7: G6, 10: F7
(DH) Whitesell, Josh 1-for-4 1: BB, 3: F8, 5: G3, 8: SO, 10: 2B
PR-DH Fukuchi, Kazuki 0-for-0
(1B) Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: BB, 4: HR, 5: F7, 8: SO, 10: G6
(RF) Balentien, Wladimir 1-for-4 1: F9, 4: 1B, 6: G5, 8: SO
(LF) Miyade, Ryuji 1-for-4 2: SO, 4: 1B, 6: F7, 9: F9
(3B) Miyamoto, Shinya 1-for-3 2: L4, 4: S1, 6: F9, 9: 1B
(SS) Morioka, Ryosuke 2-for-4 2: 1B, 4: SO, 7: 1B, 9: F2
(C) Aikawa, Ryoji 0-for-4 2: SO, 4: F9, 7: G1, 9: F8

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Sato, Yoshinori 4 59 14 12 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 2.656
Matsuoka, Kenichi, H 2 17 6 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.400
Kyuko, Kentaro, H 1 1/3 13 4 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.724
Oshimoto, Takehiko, H 2/3 15 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2.872
Lim, Chang-Yong, H 1 14 5 3 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.446
Barnette, Tony 1 14 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.800
10 132 35 30 4 0 4 1 1 3 0 0 1 1

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 4, DPs in: 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Sakaguchi, Tomotaka 2-for-3, 1 R 1: BB, 3: F7, 6: 1B, 9: 1B
(RF) Taguchi, So 0-for-2 1: S1, 3: G4, 6: DP, 9: S1
(2B) Goto, Mitsutaka 0-for-3 1: G4, 4: G6, 7: G1, 9: HBP
(LF) Okada, Takahiro 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 4: G1, 7: SO, 9: SO
LF Moriyama, Makoto 0-for-0
(DH) Kitagawa, Hirotoshi 0-for-4 1: G6, 4: G6, 7: F9, 9: F4
(1B) Lee, Seung-Yeop 0-for-4 2: F8, 5: F7, 8: F9, 10: SO
(3B) Baldiris, Aarom 1-for-3 2: F7, 5: G5, 8: 1B
PR-3B Yamasaki, Koji 0-for-1 10: F4
(C) Ito, Hikaru 0-for-2 2: F8, 5: G5
C Suzuki, Fumihiro 0-for-0 8: S2
PH Hessman, Mike 0-for-1 10: f3
(SS) Obiki, Keiji 0-for-3 3: SO, 6: G6, 8: G1

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Nakayama, Shinya 4 2/3 87 21 18 5 1 3 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 2.308
Kondo, Kazuki, H 1 2/3 15 6 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.500
Yoshino, Makoto, H 2/3 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.385
Hirano, Yoshihisa, H 1 17 3 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.479
Kishida, Mamoru 2 21 8 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.714
10 146 40 37 8 1 6 2 0 1 0 0 1 1

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 1 hit
Yoshinori on the mound for Yakult
Sakaguchi walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Taguchi. Goto grounds out to second, runner on third. T-Okada hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Kitagawa grounds out to short.

Top of the 4th - 1 run, 3 hits
Nakayama on the mound for Orix
Hatakeyama hits a solo homer to left. Balentien hits a single to left. Miyade hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Miyamoto hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Morioka strikes out swinging. Aikawa flies out to right.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Nakayama on the mound for Orix
Aoki grounds out to short. Tanaka flies out to short. Whitesell walks. Hatakeyama walks, runners on first and second. Balentien flies out to right.

Top of the 5th
Nakayama on the mound for Orix
Aoki reaches on a bunt single. Tanaka flies out to right. Whitesell hits a grounder to first, Whitesell to second on throwing error (E6), runner on second.
Pitching change: Kondo in for Nakayama.
Hatakeyama flies out to left.

Top of the 7th
Kondo on the mound for Orix
Morioka hits a single to center. Aikawa fails to advance the runner on a sac bunt, runner on first.
Pitching change: Yoshino in for Kondo.
Aoki grounds out to first, runner on first. Aoki steals second. Tanaka grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 8th
Kyuko on the mound for Yakult
Lee flies out to right.
Pitching change: Oshimoto in for Kyuko.
Baldiris hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Suzuki. K. Yamasaki enters the game as a pinch-runner for Baldiris. Obiki grounds out to the pitcher.

Bottom of the 9th
Lim on the mound for Yakult
Sakaguchi hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Taguchi. Goto gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. T-Okada strikes out swinging. Kitagawa flies out to second.

Top of the 10th
Kishida on the mound for Orix
Aoki flies out to right. Tanaka flies out to left. Whitesell hits a double to left and gets replaced by pinch-runner Fukuchi.
Defensive changes: Moriyama takes over in left.
Hatakeyama grounds out to short.

Notes

Injury: Yoshinori (YAK) was removed after the 4th inning due to tightness in his left flank. ... T-Okada (ORI) was removed from the game after he hit his right knee against the wall while playing defense in the 10th inning.

Orix: The Buffaloes are guaranteed a winning record during Inter-league play.