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Yokohama Bay Stars 2 – Yomiuri Giants 9 (July 28, 2011)

by on Jul.28, 2011 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yokohama Bay Stars vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Brent Leach (YOK) - Carlos Torres (YOM) 0-1, 8.16

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yokohama 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 6 1
Yomiuri 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 X 9 12 0

Attendance: 38647 | Yomiuri leads series, 5-4-0 | Time: 3:12

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 3, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 2-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: G6, 3: HR, 5: 2B, 8: G4
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 1-for-4 1: G4, 3: 1B, 5: F7, 8: G1
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 1-for-4 1: 2B, 3: F6, 6: SO, 9: F8
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-4 1: SO, 4: G4, 6: SO, 9: SO
(1B) Harper, Brett 1-for-4 2: G4, 4: 1B, 6: SO, 9: G1
(CF) Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-3 2: G5, 4: G6, 7: f5
(2B) Watanabe, Naoto 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: G6, 7: SO
(C) Niinuma, Shinji 0-for-3 3: F9, 5: G3, 7: F7
(P) Leach, Brent 1-for-2, 1 R 3: SO, 5: 1B
P Sanada, Hiroki 0-for-0
P Ohara, Shinji 0-for-0
P Fujie, Hitoshi 0-for-0
P Shinohara, Takayuki 0-for-0
PH Yoshimura, Yuki 0-for-1 8: G6
P Hamilton, Clayton 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Leach, Brent, L 4 2/3 83 24 20 5 0 6 4 0 0 2 1 4 4 7.714
Sanada, Hiroki 2/3 8 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3.706
Ohara, Shinji 2/3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.284
Fujie, Hitoshi 1/3 6 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.688
Shinohara, Takayuki 2/3 11 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.025
Hamilton, Clayton 1 43 9 7 4 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 5 5 7.183
8 154 42 35 12 0 9 5 1 1 2 1 9 9

Yomiuri

Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 0-for-2, 2 R 1: SO, 3: F9, 5: BB, 6: S5, 8: HBP
(2B) Terauchi, Takayuki 1-for-2, 1 R 1: BB, 3: F8, 5: 1B
PH-C Abe, Shinnosuke 0-for-2 6: F7, 8: F4
(LF) Ramirez, Alex 1-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: f3, 3: F7, 5: 1B, 7: F7
P Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 0-for-0
PH-3B Furuki, Shigeyuki 1-for-1, 1 R, 2 RBI 8: 1B
(CF) Chono, Hisayoshi 4-for-5, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: 1B, 4: 1B, 5: f9, 7: 1B, 8: 2B
(1B-RF) Takahashi, Yoshinobu 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F8, 4: BB, 5: BB, 7: SO, 8: 1B
P Kaneto, Norihito 0-for-0
(3B) Fields, Josh 0-for-3 2: F8, 4: SO, 5: 振逃
P Takagi, Yasunari 0-for-0
P Romero, Levi 0-for-0
PH-LF Tani, Yoshitomo 0-for-2 7: SO, 8: SO
(RF) Omura, Saburo 1-for-2 2: 1B, 4: SO
PH-1B Ogasawara, Michihiro 0-for-2 5: F8, 8: F8
(C) Sanematsu, Kazunari 1-for-3 2: F8, 4: SO, 6: 1B
PR-2B Fujimura, Daisuke 1-for-1, 1 R 6: (BrO), 8: 1B (SB)
(P) Torres, Carlos 0-for-1 2: SO
PH-3B-RF Kamei, Yoshiyuki 1-for-2, 1 R 5: G4, 6: 1B, 8: BB

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Torres, Carlos, W 5 77 20 20 6 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 6.983
Takagi, Yasunari, H 1 16 3 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.596
Romero, Levi, H 1 12 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.759
Yamaguchi, Tetsuya, H 1 18 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.038
Kaneto, Norihito 1 11 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.699
9 134 32 32 6 1 8 0 0 0 0 2 2 2

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 3rd - 1 run, 2 hits
Torres on the mound for Yomiuri
Niinuma flies out to right. Leach strikes out swinging. Shimozono hits  a solo homer to right. Ishikawa hits an infield single. Runner advances to second on a balk. Sledge flies out to short.

Top of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Torres on the mound for Yomiuri
Niinuma grounds out to first. Leach hits a single to right and advances to second on a balk. Shimozono hits an RBI double to left, runner on second. Ishikawa flies out to left. Shimozono gets picked off second.

Bottom of the 5th - 4 runs, 2 hits
Leach on the mound for Yokohama
Kamei, pinch-hitting for Torres, grounds out to second. Sakamoto walks. Terauchi hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Runners advance to second and third on a balk. Ramirez hits a 2-run single to left, runner on first. Chono fouls out to right. Y. Takahashi walks, runners on first and second. Runners advances to second and third on a wild pitch. Fields reaches on a dropped third strike and 2 runs score, Fields to second.
Pitching change: Sanada in for Leach.
Ogasawara, pinch-hitting for Omura, flies out to center.

Bottom of the 8th - 5 runs, 4 hits
Hamilton on the mound for Yokohama
Ogasawara flies out to center. Fujimura hits an infield single. Fujimura steals second and advances to third on a throwing error (E2). Kamei walks, runners on first and third. Sakamoto gets hit by a pitch, bases loaded. Abe flies out to second. Furuki, pinch-hitting for Yamaguchi, hits a 2-run single to center, runners on first and second. Chono hits a 2-run double to right, runner on second. Y. Takahashi hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Tani strikes out swinging.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Torres on the mound for Yomiuri
Shimozono grounds out to short. Ishikawa grounds out to second. Sledge hits a double to center. Murata strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 1st
Leach on the mound for Yokohama
Sakamoto strikes out swinging. Terauchi walks. Ramirez fouls out to first. Chono hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Y. Takahashi flies out to center.

Bottom of the 4th
Leach on the mound for Yokohama
Chono hits a single to center. Y. Takahashi walks, runners on first and second. Fields strikes out looking. Omura strikes out looking. Sanematsu strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 6th
Sanada on the mound for Yokohama
Sanematsu hits an infield single and is replaced by pinch-runner Fujimura. Kamei reaches on a bunt single, runners on first and second. Sakamoto hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Abe enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Terauchi.
Pitching change: S. Ohara in for Sanada.
Abe flies out to left and Fujimura gets doubled off third.

Notes

Yokohama: The Bay Stars lost their 2nd straight game. ... Leach made his debut and took the loss.

Yomiuri: The Giants won their 2nd straight game. The last time the team scored 9 runs without a homer: 9/14/2007 vs Hiroshima. ... Torres made his 4th start and won his first game of the year.  He is now 1-1. ... Ramirez snapped an 0-for-13 slide with an RBI single in the top of the 5th.