Welcome to Yakyubaka.com

Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 2 – Chunichi Dragons 5 (June 16, 2011)

by on Jun.16, 2011 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Fukuoka Softbank Hawks vs Chunichi Dragons @ Nagoya Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Dennis Houlton (SOF) 7-2, 1.84 - Kazuki Yoshimi (CHU) 4-2, 1.59

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

Attendance: 28863 | Softbank leads series, 3-1-0 | Time: 3:23

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 2, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 1-for-4 1: 1B, 2: G4, 5: F6, 8: G4
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 0-for-3 1: S2, 3: F4, 6: G6, 9: SO
(RF) Uchikawa, Seiichi 0-for-4 1: F9, 3: G5, 6: G4, 9: G1
(1B) Kokubo, Hiroki 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: F4, 6: G5, 9: SO
(LF) Matsunaka, Nobuhiko 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: HR, 4: SO, 7: G6
(3B) Matsuda, Nobuhiro 0-for-3 2: F9, 4: G6, 7: f3
(CF) Hasegawa, Yuya 1-for-3, 1 R 2: 2B, 4: SO, 7: G4
(C) Hosokawa, Toru 1-for-2, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 5: f3
PH Nakamura, Akira 0-for-1 8: SO
C Yamazaki, Katsuki 0-for-0
(P) Houlton, Dennis 0-for-0 2: S2
P Kanazawa, Takehito 0-for-0
PH Yanagita, Yuki 0-for-1 5: G3
P Yoshikawa, Teruaki 0-for-0
P Morifuku, Masahiko 0-for-0
PH Egawa, Tomoaki 0-for-1 8: SO
P Oba, Shota 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Houlton, Dennis, L 3 2/3 84 20 16 5 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 2.139
Kanazawa, Takehito 1/3 12 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.200
Yoshikawa, Teruaki 2 36 7 7 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.250
Morifuku, Masahiko 1 28 7 5 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 1.266
Oba, Shota 1 11 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.077
8 171 39 32 9 0 7 7 0 0 0 0 5 5

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 7th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 0-for-5 1: F7, 2: G6, 4: F9, 6: G1, 8: F7
(RF) Nomoto, Kei 2-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: SO, 8: G6
CF Kuramoto, Hidenori 0-for-0
(3B) Morino, Masahiko 0-for-3, 1 R 1: F7, 3: SO, 4: BB, 7: BB, 8: F6
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 2-for-3, 2 R 2: 2B (SB), 3: BB, 4: G4, 7: 1B
(1B) Guzman, Joel 0-for-4 2: F9, 3: G5, 5: G6, 7: SO
(CF-RF) Hirata, Ryosuke 2-for-3, 2 RBI 2: BB (BrO), 3: 2B, 5: SO, 7: 2B
(2B) Donoue, Naomichi 2-for-4, 2 RBI 2: 1B, 3: SO, 5: F8, 7: 1B
(C) Oyama, Keiji 1-for-2, 1 R 2: G5, 4: BB (SB), 6: 1B, 7: BB
C Maeda, Akihiro 0-for-0
(P) Yoshimi, Kazuki 0-for-2 2: BB, 4: F5, 6: SO
PH Koike, Masaaki 0-for-1 7: DP
P Asao, Takuya 0-for-0
P Iwase, Hitoki 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yoshimi, Kazuki, W 7 88 25 23 4 1 3 0 0 2 0 0 2 2 1.696
Asao, Takuya, H 1 19 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.667
Iwase, Hitoki, S 1 11 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.767
9 118 31 29 4 1 7 0 0 2 0 0 2 2

===

Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 2nd - 2 runs, 3 hits
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Matsunaka hits a solo homer to right-center. Matsuda flies out to right. Hasegawa hits a double to left. Hosokawa hits an RBI single to left, runner on first. Houlton hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Kawasaki grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Houlton on the mound for Softbank
Wada hits a double to center. Guzman flies out to right. Wada steals third. Hirata walks, runners on first and third. N. Donoue hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and third. Oyama hits a grounder to third and Hirata gets thrown out running the bases, runners on first and second. Yoshimi walks, bases loaded. Araki grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 2 hits
Houlton on the mound for Softbank
Nomoto hits an infield single. Morino strikes out swinging. Wada walks, runners on first and second. Guzman grounds out to third, runners on first and third. Hirata hits an RBI double to left, runners on second and third. N. Donoue strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 1 hit
Houlton on the mound for Softbank
Oyama walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Yoshimi. Araki flies out to right. Oyama steals second. Nomoto hits an RBI single to left and advances to second on the throw.
Pitching change: Kanazawa in for Houlton.
Morino walks, runners on first and second. Wada grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 7th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Morifuku on the mound for Softbank
Morino walks. Wada hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Guzman strikes out swinging. Hirata hits an RBI double to center, runners on second and third. N. Donoue hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and third. Oyama walks, bases loaded. Koike, pinch-hitting for Yoshimi, hits into a 6-4-3 double play.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Kawasaki hits an infield single and advances to second on a sac bunt by Honda. Uchikawa flies out to right. Kokubo strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 6th
Yoshikawa on the mound for Softbank
Oyama hits a single to center. Yoshimi strikes out looking. Araki grounds out to the pitcher, runner on second. Nomoto strikes out swinging.

Notes

Softbank: This was just the second game this year that a Hawks starter didn't pitch into the 5th inning.

Chunichi: The Dragons stopped a 5-game losing streak against the Hawks. ... Yoshimi is now 10-4 lifetime during Inter-league play. ... Iwase set a new NPB record with his 287th save.