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Orix Buffaloes 3 – Saitama Seibu Lions 9 (July 10, 2011)

by on Jul.10, 2011 @ 4:04 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Orix Buffaloes vs Saitama Seibu Lions @ Seibu Dome - 13:00
Potential Starters: Alfredo Figaro (ORI) 5-3, 2.06 - Kazuhisa Ishii (SEI) 3-4, 4.53

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Orix 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 3 11 0
Seibu 1 0 5 0 1 0 0 2 X 9 15 0

Attendance: 20273 | Seibu leads series, 5-4-0 | Time: 3:21

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 10, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Sakaguchi, Tomotaka 1-for-5, 1 R 1: F6, 3: G4, 5: SO, 7: 1B, 8: F8
(DH) Taguchi, So 2-for-5, 1 R 1: F8, 3: G6, 5: 1B, 7: 1B, 9: SO
(2B) Goto, Mitsutaka 1-for-5 1: G3, 4: 1B, 5: G6, 7: F8, 9: F7
(LF) Okada, Takahiro 2-for-4, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: BB, 6: F8, 7: 1B, 9: G5
(1B) Hessman, Mike 1-for-3 2: SO, 4: 1B, 6: SO
PH-1B Lee, Seung-Yeop 0-for-1 7: SO
(RF) Arakane, Hisao 1-for-3, 1 R 2: G4, 4: f3, 6: 1B
PH-RF Akada, Shogo 1-for-1, 1 RBI 7: 1B
(3B) Baldiris, Aarom 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: SO, 6: HBP, 7: SO
(C) Saito, Toshio 1-for-3, 1 RBI 3: G6, 4: F9, 6: 1B
PH Moriyama, Makoto 0-for-1 8: G1
C Ito, Hikaru 0-for-0
(SS) Obiki, Keiji 1-for-4 3: 1B, 5: SO, 6: F8, 8: F9

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Figaro, Alfredo, L 5 93 25 22 10 1 3 2 0 1 0 0 7 7 2.760
Ihara, Masaki 1 2/3 42 8 8 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Kuwahara, Kentaro 1 1/3 37 10 6 2 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 2 2 3.500
8 172 43 36 15 1 5 5 1 1 0 0 9 9

Seibu

Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 2nd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Kuriyama, Takumi 3-for-3, 3 R 1: BB, 3: BB, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: 3B
(2B) Hara, Takuya 1-for-3, 2 R 1: S1, 3: 1B, 4: SO, 6: G4, 8: BB
(SS) Nakajima, Hiroyuki 4-for-5, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: 1B (BrO), 3: 1B, 5: G6, 7: 2B, 8: 1B
(3B) Nakamura, Takeya 2-for-5, 2 R, 2 RBI 1: G5, 3: 2B, 5: HR, 7: SO, 8: F6
(DH) Fernandez, Jose 2-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: 1B (BrO), 3: 2B, 5: SO, 7: G1, 8: HBP
(1B) Hirao, Hiroshi 2-for-3, 1 RBI 2: F4, 3: 1B, 5: 1B
RF Kumashiro, Masato 1-for-1, 1 RBI 7: 1B, 8: BB
(RF-LF) Oshima, Hiroyuki 0-for-3 2: L3, 3: F6, 5: F6
PH Goto, Taketoshi 0-for-0 7: BB
PR-LF Sato, Tomoaki 0-for-1 8: F8
(C) Sumitani, Ginjiro 0-for-4 3: G1, 4: f2, 6: f3, 7: SO
(LF-1B) Asamura, Hideto 0-for-4 3: G4, 4: SO, 6: f3, 8: L5

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Ishii, Kazuhisa, W 6 106 27 25 7 0 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 4.168
Hoshino, Tomoki 1/3 12 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 4.154
Osada, Shuichiro 1 2/3 21 6 6 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.500
Matsunaga, Hironori 1 17 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
9 156 40 38 11 0 9 1 1 0 0 0 3 3

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 1 hit
Figaro on the mound for Orix
Kuriyama walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Hara. Nakajima hits an RBI single to left and gets thrown out trying to advance to second. Nakamura grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 3rd - 5 runs, 5 hits
Figaro on the mound for Orix
Ginjiro grounds out to the pitcher. Asamura grounds out to second. Kuriyama walks. Hara hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Nakajima hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and second. Nakamura hits an RBI double to left, runners on second and third. Fernandez clears the bases with a 2-run double to center, runner on second. Hirao hits an RBI single to left, runner on first. Oshima flies out to short.

Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Figaro on the mound for Orix
Nakajima grounds out to short. Nakamura hits a solo homer to left. Fernandez strikes out swinging. Hirao hits a single to center. Oshima flies out to short.

Top of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
K. Ishii on the mound for Seibu
T-Okada flies out to center. Hessman strikes out looking. Arakane hits a single to center. Baldiris gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Saito hits an RBI single to left, runners on first and second. Obiki flies out to center.

Top of the 7th - 2 runs, 4 hits
Hoshino on the mound for Seibu
Defensive changes: Kumashiro takes over in right; Oshima moves from right to left; Asamura moves from left to first.
Sakaguchi hits a single to right. Taguchi hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Goto flies out to center. T-Okada hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Osada in for Hoshino.
Lee, pinch-hitting for Hessman, strikes out swinging. Akada, pinch-hitting for Arakane, hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Baldiris strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 8th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Kuwahara on the mound for Orix
Defensive changes: Ito is the new catcher.
Asamura lines out to third. Kuriyama hits a triple to center. Hara walks, runners on first and third. Nakajima hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Nakamura flies out to short. Fernandez gets hit by a pitch, bases loaded. Kumashiro walks in a run, bases loaded. Sato flies out to center.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 2nd
K. Ishii on the mound for Seibu
T-Okada hits a single to right. Hessman strikes out swinging. Arakane grounds out to second, runner on second. Baldiris strikes out looking.

Top of the 3rd
K. Ishii on the mound for Seibu
Saito grounds out to short. Obiki hits a single to left. Sakaguchi grounds out to second, runner on second. Taguchi grounds out to short.

Top of the 4th
K. Ishii on the mound for Seibu
Goto hits a single to right. T-Okada walks, runners on first and second. Hessman hits a single to right, bases loaded. Arakane fouls out to first. Baldiris strikes out swinging. Saito flies out to right.

Bottom of the 7th
Ihara on the mound for Orix
Defensive changes: Lee takes over at first; Akada takes over in right.
Nakajima hits a double to left. Nakamura strikes out looking. Fernandez grounds out to the pitcher. Kumashiro hits an infield single, runners on first and third. Goto enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Oshima.
Pitching change: Kuwahara in for Ihara.
Goto walks, bases loaded. Sato enters the game as a pinch-runner for Goto. Ginjiro strikes out swinging.

Notes

Orix: The Buffaloes lost their 2nd in a row. This was also their 4th straight double-digit hit game. ... Figaro took the loss and is now 5-4.  He's also 0-2 in 4 starts since his last victory on 6/8 (vs Yakult).

Seibu: The Lions won their 2nd game in a row. They also collected at least one hit in each inning and have now banged out double-digit hits in 3 straight games. ... K. Ishii got the win and evened his record to 4-4. ... Nakamura has homered in two straight games.  Of the 24 homers he has hit this season, 8 have come against the Buffaloes (9 games).