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Saitama Seibu Lions 1 – Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 4 (July 20, 2011)

by on Jul.20, 2011 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Saitama Seibu Lions vs Fukuoka Softbank Hawks @ Yahoo Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Kazuyuki Hoashi (SEI) 4-4, 2.95 - Tsuyoshi Wada (SOF) 7-2, 1.75

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

Attendance: 37025 | Softbank leads series, 9-2-0 | Time: 2:31

Seibu

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Kuriyama, Takumi 1-for-4 1: G4, 3: 2B, 5: SO, 8: G4
(RF) Sato, Tomoaki 2-for-4 1: 1B, 3: F8, 6: G6, 8: 2B
(SS) Nakajima, Hiroyuki 0-for-4 1: F7, 3: G5, 6: G4, 8: SO
(3B) Nakamura, Takeya 0-for-4 1: G5, 4: F8, 6: f2, 9: G3
(1B) Hirao, Hiroshi 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: SO, 7: HR, 9: G4
(DH) Fernandez, Jose 0-for-4 2: SO, 4: SO, 7: F9, 9: G6
(LF) Asamura, Hideto 0-for-3 2: SO, 5: SO, 7: F9
(C) Sumitani, Ginjiro 2-for-3 3: 1B, 5: 1B, 7: G6
(2B) Hayashizaki, Ryo 0-for-2 3: G1, 5: F9
PH Goto, Taketoshi 0-for-1 8: F3
2B Hara, Takuya 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Hoashi, Kazuyuki, L 4 1/3 80 21 18 6 2 4 2 0 1 0 0 4 4 3.236
Kimura, Fumikazu 1 2/3 16 5 4 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Matsunaga, Hironori 1 10 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.587
Makita, Kazuhisa 1 13 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.616
8 119 32 28 7 2 7 2 1 1 0 0 4 4

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 4, DPs in: 5th, 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 0-for-3 1: G1, 3: S1, 4: G1, 7: SO
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 0-for-3, 1 R 1: SO, 3: BB, 5: G6, 7: L6
(LF) Matsunaka, Nobuhiko 2-for-4, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: SO, 3: HR, 5: 2B, 8: G5
CF Kidokoro, Ryuma 0-for-0
(1B) Kokubo, Hiroki 0-for-3 2: F8, 3: G5, 5: HBP, 8: SO
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 0-for-4 2: F9, 3: SO, 5: DP, 8: F9
(3B) Matsuda, Nobuhiro 3-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 1B (SB), 4: HR, 6: 1B
(DH) Ortiz, Jose 0-for-2 2: BB, 4: SO, 6: DP
(CF-LF) Hasegawa, Yuya 1-for-3 2: G3, 4: 1B (SB), 6: SO
(C) Yamazaki, Katsuki 1-for-3, 1 R 3: 1B, 4: F8, 7: F6

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Wada, Tsuyoshi, W 8 131 30 30 6 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.704
Kanazawa, Takehito, S 1 13 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.806
9 144 33 33 6 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 1

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 3rd - 3 runs, 2 hits
Hoashi on the mound for Seibu
Yamazaki hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Kawasaki. Honda walks, runners on first and second. Matsunaka hits a 3-run homer to right-center. Kokubo grounds out to third. Tamura strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 2 hits
Hoashi on the mound for Seibu
Matsuda hits a solo homer to left. Ortiz strikes out looking. Hasegawa hits a single to center and steals second. Yamazaki flies out to center. Kawasaki grounds out to the pitcher.

Top of the 7th - 1 run, 1 hit
Wada on the mound for Softbank
Hirao hits a solo homer to left. Fernandez flies out to right. Asamura flies out to right. Ginjiro grounds out to short.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 2nd
Hoashi on the mound for Seibu
Kokubo flies out to center. Tamura flies out to right. Matsuda hits a single to right and steals second. Oritz walks, runners on first and second. Hasegawa grounds out to first.

Top of the 3rd
Wada on the mound for Softbank
Ginjiro hits an infield single. Hayashizaki fails to advance the runner on sac bunt, runner on first. Kuriyama hits a double to right, runners on second and third. Sato flies out to center. Nakajima grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 5th
Hoashi on the mound for Seibu
Honda grounds out to short. Matsunaka hits a double to right.
Pitching change: Kimura in for Hoashi.
Kokubo gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Tamura hits into a 6-4-3 double play.

Top of the 8th
Wada on the mound for Softbank
Goto, pinch-hitting for Hayashizaki, flies out to first. Kuriyama grounds out to second. Sato hits a double to right. Nakajima strikes out swinging.

Notes

Seibu: The Lions lost their 9th game in a row. ... Hoashi lost his 4th straight start and dropped to 4-5.  Against the Softbank Hawks this season, he's 1-1 with a 4.22 ERA in 2 starts.

Softbank: The Hawks won their 3rd game in a row. ... Wada got the win and improved to 8-2.  He's now 2-0 with a 0.56 ERA in 2 starts against the Lions this season.  This was also Wada's 99th career victory. ... Kanazawa saved his 1st game of the year (and just the 2nd of his career). ... Matsuda has now homered in 3 straight games (a career first).