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Chunichi Dragons 6 – Hiroshima Toyo Carp 3 (July 29, 2011)

by on Jul.29, 2011 @ 4:02 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Chunichi Dragons vs Hiroshima Toyo Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Potential Starters: Kazuki Yoshimi (CHU) 7-2, 1.71 - Jumpei Shinoda (HIR) 3-3, 5.14

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chunichi 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 2 6 12 0
Hiroshima 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 10 1

Attendance: 23316 | Hiroshima leads series, 6-4-0 | Time: 2:59

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF-RF) Hirata, Ryosuke 1-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: G6, 3: G3, 5: F8, 7: G5, 9: 3B
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 1-for-5 1: F8, 3: F9, 5: G5, 7: 1B, 9: f3
(RF-1B) Guzman, Joel 2-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: f3, 4: F7, 6: 1B, 7: E4, 9: 1B
(3B) Morino, Masahiko 3-for-5, 2 R 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 7: G6, 9: SO
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 0-for-4 2: G6, 4: F8, 6: f2, 8: G4
LF Koike, Masaaki 0-for-0
(1B) Nakata, Ryoji 2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: HBP, 6: 2B, 8: L6
P Asao, Takuya 0-for-0
P Mise, Koji 0-for-0
P Iwase, Hitoki 0-for-0
(2B) Donoue, Naomichi 2-for-4, 3 RBI 2: G5, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: G5
(C) Oda, Kohei 0-for-3 2: G6, 4: G5, 6: DP
CF Kuramoto, Hidenori 1-for-1, 1 R 9: 1B
(P) Yoshimi, Kazuki 0-for-3 3: SO, 5: SO, 7: G6
C Tanishige, Motonobu 0-for-0 9: S1

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yoshimi, Kazuki, W 7 104 28 25 7 0 6 0 0 2 0 0 2 2 1.770
Asao, Takuya, H 1 12 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.633
Mise, Koji 1/3 11 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.714
Iwase, Hitoki, S 2/3 14 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.571
9 141 37 34 10 0 8 0 0 2 0 0 3 3

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 2-for-5 1: G3, 3: 1B, 5: 1B, 7: SO, 9: F8
(SS) Kimura, Shogo 0-for-3 1: G3, 3: S2, 5: G5, 8: G3
(LF) Maru, Yoshihiro 1-for-4, 1 R 1: SO, 3: G4, 6: 1B, 8: G4
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 2-for-4, 1 R 2: 1B, 4: SO, 6: 2B, 8: SO
(RF) Matsuyama, Ryuhei 3-for-4, 1 R 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: L3, 9: 1B
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 0-for-3, 1 RBI 2: S3, 4: G4, 6: G6, 9: L6
(3B) Matsumoto, Takaaki 0-for-2, 1 RBI 2: S7, 4: F8, 6: F8
PH Kokubo, Tetsuya 1-for-1 9: 1B
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 0-for-4 2: G6, 5: G3, 7: SO, 9: SO
(P) Bullington, Bryan 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: SO
PH Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-1 7: G6
P Toyoda, Kiyoshi 0-for-0
P Ueno, Hirofumi 0-for-0
PH Yamamoto, Yoshihiko 1-for-1, 1 RBI 9: 1B
PR Nakahigashi, Naoki 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Bullington, Bryan, L 7 96 31 30 9 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 4 4 2.257
Toyoda, Kiyoshi 1 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.862
Ueno, Hirofumi 1 19 6 5 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 5.530
9 118 40 38 12 0 3 0 1 1 0 0 6 6

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Kurihara hits a single to center. Matsuyama hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Akamatsu hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Matsumoto hits a sac fly to left, runner on second. Ishihara grounds out to short.

Top of the 4th - 1 run, 2 hits
Bullington on the mound for Hiroshima
Guzman flies out to left. Morino hits a single to right. Wada flies out to center. R. Nakata gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. N. Donoue hits an RBI single to right, runners advance to second and third on the throw. Oda grounds out to third.

Top of the 6th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Bullington on the mound for Hiroshima
Guzman hits a single to center. Morino hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Wada fouls out to the catcher. R. Nakata hits an RBI double to left, runners on second and third. N. Donoue hits a 2-run single to center, runner on first. Oda hits into a double play.

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Maru hits a single to left. Kurihara hits a double to right, runners on second and third. Matsuyama lines out to first. Akamatsu drives in a run with a ground out to short, runner on second. Matsumoto flies out to center.

Top of the 9th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Ueno on the mound for Hiroshima
Hidenori hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Tanishige. Hirata hits an RBI triple to center, runner on third. Araki fouls out to first. Guzman hits an RBI single to left, runner on first. Morino strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 9th - 1 run, 3 hits
Mise on the mound for Chunichi
Matsuyama hits a single to center. Akamatsu lines out to short. Kokubo, pinch-hitting for Matsumoto, hits a single to right, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Iwase in for Mise.
Ishihara strikes out swinging. Yamamoto, pinch-hitting for Ueno, hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and third. Nakahigashi enters the game as a pinch-runner for Yamamoto. Higashide flies out to center.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 2nd
Bullington on the mound for Hiroshima
Morino hits a single to center. Wada grounds out to short, runner on first. R. Nakata hits a single to left, runners on first and second. N. Donoue grounds out to third, runners on first and third. Oda grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 3rd
Yoshimi on the mound for Chunichi
Bullington strikes out looking. Higashide hits a single to right and advances to second on sac bunt by Kimura. Maru grounds out to second.

Top of the 7th
Bullington on the mound for Hiroshima
Yoshimi grounds out to short. Hirata grounds out to third. Araki hits a single to left. Guzman reaches on a fielding error (E4), runners on first and third. Morino grounds out to short.

Notes

Chunichi: The Dragons won their 2nd straight game. ... Yoshimi got the win and improved to 8-2.  Yoshimi has not lost a game since 6/9 (vs Nippon Ham) and is 4-0 in 6 starts since then. ... Iwase saved his 15th game of the year. ... R. Nakata picked up his first Ichi-gun RBI in the 6th inning.  This was also the first time Nakata made the starting line-up. ... Tanishige played in an Ichi-gun game for the first time since 6/4.

Hiroshima: The Carp's 4-game winnings streak against the Dragons came to an end. ... Bullington took the loss and is now 9-5.