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Yokohama Bay Stars 2 – Chunichi Dragons 5 (July 8, 2011)

by on Jul.08, 2011 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yokohama Bay Stars vs Chunichi Dragons @ Nagoya Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Naoyuki Shimizu (YOK) 0-1, 9.00 - Wei-Ying Chen (CHU) 2-6, 2.73

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

Attendance: 27475 | Chunichi leads series, 6-4-0 | Time: 3:06

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 2, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 0-for-4 1: G4, 4: G4, 6: F8, 8: SO
(2B) Watanabe, Naoto 0-for-4 1: F9, 4: F7, 7: G5, 9: SO
(CF) Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-4 1: G5, 4: F7, 7: G5, 9: G3
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-4 2: F8, 5: F5, 7: F9, 9: SO
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 2-for-3, 1 R 2: SO, 5: 2B, 8: 2B
(1B) Nakamura, Norihiro 0-for-3 2: G6, 5: G5, 8: F4
(RF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 3: SO, 5: G1, 8: 1B
(C) Hosoyamada, Takeshi 0-for-2 3: G1, 6: SO
PH Shimamura, Ikki 1-for-1, 1 RBI 8: 3B
C Niinuma, Shinji 0-for-0
(P) Shimizu, Naoyuki 0-for-2 3: SO, 6: G6
P Ohara, Shinji 0-for-0
P Sanada, Hiroki 0-for-0
PH Harper, Brett 0-for-1 8: SO
P Fujie, Hitoshi 0-for-0
P Shinohara, Takayuki 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Shimizu, Naoyuki, L 5 1/3 107 27 23 5 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 4 1 5.226
Ohara, Shinji 1/3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.150
Sanada, Hiroki 1 1/3 13 6 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.447
Fujie, Hitoshi 2/3 16 4 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.250
Shinohara, Takayuki 1/3 11 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.531
8 148 40 31 7 0 4 7 1 0 0 0 5 2

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 11, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Oshima, Yohei 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: G3, 3: G6, 5: 1B, 6: S9, 8: G1
(SS) Iwasaki, Tatsuro 1-for-4 1: G6, 3: G5, 5: 1B, 6: F4, 8: BB
(3B) Morino, Masahiko 0-for-2 1: G4, 3: BB, 5: BB, 7: G4, 8: BB
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 0-for-3, 1 R 2: BB, 3: F7, 5: G5, 7: F8
RF Donoue, Takehiro 0-for-0
PH Saeki, Takahiro 0-for-1 8: SO
P Asao, Takuya 0-for-0
(RF-LF) Hirata, Ryosuke 0-for-3, 1 R 2: SO, 4: G5, 6: F9, 7: BB
(1B) Koike, Masaaki 3-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 2B, 4: G5, 6: 1B, 7: 2B (BrO)
(2B) Ibata, Hirokazu 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: F4, 4: G3, 6: fc6, 7: 1B
(C) Oyama, Keiji 1-for-2, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: BB, 5: G5, 6: 1B
PH-RF Nomoto, Kei 0-for-0 8: HBP
(P) Chen, Wei-Ying 0-for-3 2: SO, 5: SO, 6: E1
P Kobayashi, Masato 0-for-0
PH Mizuta, Keisuke 0-for-1 8: F6
C Oda, Kohei 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Chen, Wei-Ying, W 7 1/3 114 26 26 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2.700
Kobayashi, Masato, H 2/3 11 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.794
Asao, Takuya, S 1 12 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.514
9 137 31 31 4 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2 2

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Shimizu on the mound for Yokohama
Wada walks. Hirata strikes out swinging. Koike hits an RBI double to left, runner on second. Ibata flies out to second. Oyama walks, runners on first and second. Chen strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 6th - 3 runs, 2 hits
Shimizu on the mound for Yokohama
Hirata flies out to right. Koike hits a single to left. Ibata hits into a fielder's choice, everyone is safe, runners on first and third. Oyama hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and second. Chen reaches on an error (E1) and a run scores, runners to second and third.
Pitching change: S. Ohara in for Shimizu.
Oshima hits a sac fly to right, runner on third.
Pitching change: Sanada in for S. Ohara.
T. Iwasaki flies out to second.

Bottom of the 7th - 1 run, 2 hits
Sanada on the mound for Yokohama
Morino grounds out to second. Wada flies out to center. Hirata walks. Koike hits a double to right, runners on second and third. Ibata hits an RBI single to right and Koike gets thrown out running the bases.

Top of the 8th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Chen on the mound for Chunichi
Defensive changes: T. Donoue takes over in right; Hirata moves from right to left.
Sledge hits a double to center. Nakamura flies out to second. Shimozono hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Ikki, pinch-hitting for Hosoyamada, hits an RBI triple to right. Harper enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Sanada.
Pitching change: M. Kobyaashi in for Chen.
Harper strikes out swinging. Ishikawa strikes out swinging.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 5th
Chen on the mound for Yokohama
Murata flies out to third. Sledge hits a double to left. Nakamura grounds out to third. Shimozono grounds out to the pitcher.

Bottom of the 5th
Shimizu on the mound for Yokohama
Oyama grounds out to third. Chen strikes out looking. Oshima hits an infield single. T. Iwasaki hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Morino walks, bases loaded. Wada grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 8th
Fujie on the mound for Yokohama
Defensive changes: Niinuma is the new catcher.
Nomoto, pinch-hitting for Oyama, gets hit by a pitch. Mizuta, pinch-hitting for M. Kobayashi, flies out to short. Oshima grounds out to the pitcher, runner on first. T. Iwasaki walks, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Shinohara in for Fujie.
Morino walks, bases loaded. Saeki, pinch-hitting for T. Donoue, strikes out looking.

Notes

The radar gun at Nagoya Dome was functional again.

Yokohama: The Bay Stars have dropped their last 8 games at Nagoya Dome. ... Shimizu started his first game since 4/21 and took the loss.  He is now 0-2 in 2 starts this season.

Chunichi: Chen stopped a personal 5-game losing streak and is now 3-6. ... Asao saved his 4th game of the season.