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Orix Buffaloes 1 – Chunichi Dragons 2 (June 19, 2011)

by on Jun.19, 2011 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Orix Buffaloes vs Chunichi Dragons @ Nagoya Dome - 15:00
Potential Starters: Chihiro Kaneko (ORI) 2-0, 2.57 - Yudai Kawai (CHU) 3-1, 1.74

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

Attendance: 33119 | Chunichi leads series, 3-1-0 | Time: 3:23

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Sakaguchi, Tomotaka 1-for-5 1: F7, 3: 1B, 5: G6, 7: G4, 10: F8
(RF) Taguchi, So 1-for-4 1: G1, 3: 1B, 5: G1, 8: SO
P Hirano, Yoshihisa 0-for-0
PH Kitagawa, Hirotoshi 0-for-1 10: f3
P Kishida, Mamoru 0-for-0
(2B) Goto, Mitsutaka 1-for-4, 1 R 1: SO, 3: F7, 6: 2B, 8: F8
(LF) Okada, Takahiro 1-for-4 2: G3, 4: 2B, 6: G4, 8: F9
(3B) Baldiris, Aarom 0-for-3 2: F8, 4: G1, 6: BB, 9: F4
(1B) Lee, Seung-Yeop 0-for-1, 1 RBI 2: BB, 4: BB, 6: S8, 9: SO
(SS) Obiki, Keiji 0-for-4 2: G5, 4: F8, 6: G6, 9: G6
(C) Suzuki, Fumihiro 0-for-4 3: SO, 4: G4, 7: F8, 10: F8
(P) Kaneko, Chihiro 0-for-3 3: SO, 5: SO, 7: f5
RF Akada, Shogo 0-for-0 10: BB

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kaneko, Chihiro 7 104 29 26 6 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.143
Hirano, Yoshihisa, H 2 28 7 7 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.227
Kishida, Mamoru, L 1/3 5 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.219
9 1/3 137 38 35 8 2 5 3 0 0 0 0 2 2

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 2nd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 0-for-5 1: G5, 3: SO, 5: G5, 7: G6, 10: SO
(2B) Ibata, Hirokazu 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: G6, 5: F3, 7: F7
P Asao, Takuya 0-for-0
P Nakata, Kenichi 0-for-0
PH Koike, Masaaki 1-for-1, 1 R, 1 RBI 10: HR
(3B) Morino, Masahiko 1-for-3 1: G4, 3: 1B, 5: BB, 8: G5
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: HR, 3: G5, 5: G6, 8: G4
(1B) Saeki, Takahiro 0-for-3 2: BB, 4: G4, 6: G3, 8: SO
(CF) Hirata, Ryosuke 2-for-4 2: 1B, 4: F6, 6: 1B, 9: F9
(RF) Nomoto, Kei 1-for-4 2: G3, 4: 2B, 6: G3, 9: f7
(C) Oyama, Keiji 1-for-2 2: BB, 4: 1B, 6: G4
PH Guzman, Joel 1-for-1 9: 1B
C Maeda, Akihiro 0-for-0
(P) Kawai, Yudai 0-for-2 2: DP, 4: SO
P Hirai, Masafumi 0-for-0
PH Nakata, Ryoji 0-for-1 7: F7
2B Donoue, Naomichi 0-for-1 9: f3

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kawai, Yudai 6 103 25 21 4 0 4 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 1.711
Hirai, Masafumi, H 1 11 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.455
Asao, Takuya, H 2 27 6 6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.621
Nakata, Kenichi, W 1 16 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.154
10 157 38 33 4 0 6 4 0 0 1 0 1 1

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
C. Kaneko on the mound for Orix
Wada hits a solo homer to right. Saeki walks. Hirata hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Nomoto fails to advance runners on  a sac bunt attempt, runners on first and second. Oyama walks, bases loaded. Kawai hits into a 4-6-3 double play.

Top of the 6th - 1 run, 1 hit
Kawai on the mound for Chunichi
Goto hits a double to left. T-Okada grounds out to second, runner on third. Baldiris walks, runners on first and third. Lee hits a sac fly to center, runner on first. Runner advances to second on a wild pitch. Obiki grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 10th - 1 run, 1 hit
Kishida on the mound for Orix
Araki strikes out swinging. Koike, pinch-hitting for K. Nakata, hits a walk-off solo homer to left.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 3rd
Kawai on the mound for Chunichi
Suzuki strikes out swinging. C. Kaneko strikes out swinging. Sakaguchi hits a single to center. Taguchi hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Goto flies out to left.

Top of the 4th
Kawai on the mound for Chunichi
T-Okada hits a double to right. Baldiris grounds out to the pitcher. Lee walks, runners on first and second. Obiki flies out to center. Suzuki grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 4th
C. Kaneko on the mound for Orix
Saeki grounds out to second. Hirata flies out to short. Nomoto hits a double to right. Oyama hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Kawai strikes out looking.

Notes

Orix: Kishida surrendered his first walk-off homer of his career.

Chunichi: This was the Dragons' 4th walk-off victory of the year. ... Wada celebrated his 39th birthday with a homer in the 2nd. It was also his first homer in 65 at bats and his 33rd Inter-league homer of his career. ... Koike hit his 2nd walk-off homer of his career.