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Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 5 – Saitama Seibu Lions 2 (July 3, 2011)

by on Jul.03, 2011 @ 4:04 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters vs Saitama Seibu Lions @ Seibu Dome - 13:00
Potential Starters: Bobby Keppel (HAM) 7-2, 2.96 - Kazuhisa Ishii (SEI) 3-3, 4.54

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Nippon Ham 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 5 9 1
Seibu 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 7 0

Attendance: 26881 | Nippon Ham leads series, 5-2-1 | Time: 2:43

Nippon Ham

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Yang, Dai-Kang 1-for-5, 1 R 1: G6, 3: F8, 6: G4, 7: 1B, 9: SO
(2B) Sugiya, Kenshi 2-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: F8, 3: G5, 6: 1B, 7: 2B
2B Iiyama, Yuji 0-for-0
(CF) Itoi, Yoshio 1-for-2, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: SO, 6: BB, 7: HBP
(LF) Nakata, Sho 1-for-4, 2 RBI 1: F8, 4: SO, 6: 2B, 7: F7
(3B) Koyano, Eiichi 1-for-4 2: 2B, 4: SO, 6: F9, 8: F9
(1B) Inaba, Atsunori 1-for-4, 1 R 2: 2B, 4: G5, 6: G4, 8: G1
(DH) Ugumori, Atsushi 1-for-2, 1 RBI 2: 2B, 5: G1
PH-DH Hoffpauir, Micah 0-for-2 7: SO, 8: SO
(SS) Kaneko, Makoto 0-for-4 2: L6, 5: G6, 7: SO, 9: F9
(C) Tsuruoka, Shinya 1-for-3, 1 R 2: F9, 5: G5, 7: 1B
PH Ichikawa, Suguru 0-for-1 9: F7
C Ono, Shota 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Keppel, Bobby, W 6 86 24 22 5 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 2.959
Miyanishi, Naoki 1/3 10 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.250
Sakakibara, Ryo, H 2/3 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Masui, Hirotoshi, H 1 19 4 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.479
Takeda, Hisashi, S 1 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.988
9 129 35 32 7 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 2 2

Seibu

Hitting (LOB: 6, DPs in: 1st, 2nd, 8th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(LF-1B) Asamura, Hideto 1-for-4 1: 1B (BrO), 3: F9, 5: G4, 7: L6
(2B) Kataoka, Yasuyuki 1-for-3, 1 R 1: L3, 3: G3, 6: BB, 8: 2B
(SS) Nakajima, Hiroyuki 0-for-4 1: F9, 4: G5, 6: G6, 8: SO
(1B-3B) Nakamura, Takeya 1-for-2, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: G4, 4: BB, 6: HR, 8: BB
(CF) Kuriyama, Takumi 0-for-4 2: E5, 4: SO, 6: G6, 8: DP
(DH) Fernandez, Jose 1-for-4 2: 1B, 4: F6, 6: F9, 9: G5
(RF) Oshima, Hiroyuki 0-for-2 2: DP, 5: F9
PH-LF Kumashiro, Masato 1-for-2 7: 2B, 9: L6
(C) Sumitani, Ginjiro 0-for-3 3: G6, 5: G6, 7: SO
PH Saito, Shogo 0-for-1 9: G1
(3B) Hara, Takuya 2-for-2 3: 2B, 5: 1B
PH Goto, Taketoshi 0-for-0
PH Brown, Dee 0-for-1 7: G3
RF Akiyama, Shogo 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Ishii, Kazuhisa, L 6 97 24 23 6 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 4.534
Fujita, Taiyo 1 27 7 6 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 5.651
Hirano, Masamitsu 2 19 6 6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.512
9 143 37 35 9 0 7 1 1 0 0 0 5 5

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 3 hits
K. Ishii on the mound for Seibu
Koyano hits a double to left. Koyano gets picked off second. Inaba hits a double to left, runner on second. Ugumori hits an RBI double to left, runner on second. Kaneko lines out to short. Tsuruoka flies out to right.

Top of the 6th - 2 run, 2 hits
K. Ishii on the mound for Seibu
Yang (Yoh) grounds out to second. Sugiya hits a single to left. Itoi walks, runners on first and second. Nakata clears the bases with a 2-run double to center, runner on second. Koyano flies out to right, runner on third. Inaba grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 6th - 2 runs, 1 hit
Keppel on the mound for Nippon Ham
Kataoka walks. Nakajima grounds out to short, runner on second. Nakamura hits a 2-run homer to center. Kuriyama grounds out to short. Fernandez flies out to right.

Top of the 7th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Fujita on the mound for Seibu
Hoffpauir, pinch-hitting for Ugumori, strikes out looking. Kaneko strikes out swinging. Tsuruoka hits a single to right. Yang (Yoh) hits an infield single, runners on first and second. Sugiya hits a 2-run double to left, runner on second. Itoi gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Nakata flies out to left.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 2nd
Keppel on the mound for Nippon Ham
Nakamura grounds out to second. Kuriyama reaches on a fielding error (E5), runner on first. Fernandez hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Oshima hits into a 1-6-3 double play.

Bottom of the 3rd
Keppel on the mound for Nippon Ham
Ginjiro grounds out to short. Hara hits a double to center. Asamura flies out to right. Kataoka grounds out to first.

Bottom of the 7th
Miyanishi on the mound for Nippon Ham
Defensive change: IIyama takes over at second.
Kumashiro, pinch-hitting for Oshima, hits a double to right. Ginjiro strikes out swinging. Goto enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Hara.
Pitching change: Sakakibara in for Miyanishi.
Brown, pinch-hitting for Goto, grounds out to first, runner on third. Asamura lines out to short.

Bottom of the 8th
Masui on the mound for Nippon Ham
Kataoka hits a double to center. Nakajima strikes out swinging. Nakamura walks, runners on first and second. Kuriyama hits a into a 4-6-3 double play.

Notes

Nippon Ham: The Fighters won their 4th game in a row. ... Keppel got the win and improved to 8-2. ... H. Takeda saved his 21st game of the year. ... Nakata has now driven in runs in 4 straight. ... Sugiya recorded his first Ichi-gun double and RBI of his career.

Seibu: The Lions lost their 3rd game in a row. ... K. Ishii took the loss and dropped to 3-4.  This was Ishii's first loss against the Fighters since 9/9/2008.