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Hiroshima Toyo Carp 2 – Yokohama Bay Stars 0 (August 2, 2011)

by on Aug.02, 2011 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Toyo Carp vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 18:00
Potential Starters: Kenta Maeda (HIR) 5-7, 3.24 - Kentaro Takasaki (YOK) 4-7, 2.73

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

Attendance: 13185 | Hiroshima leads series, 9-3-0 | Time: 2:54

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 6, DPs in: 3rd, 9th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 2-for-4, 1 R 1: 2B (SB), 3: 1B, 5: SO, 7: F5
(SS) Kimura, Shogo 0-for-3 1: F7, 3: BB, 5: G4, 8: F8
(RF) Hirose, Jun 2-for-3, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 3: DP, 6: 1B
PR-LF Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-1, 1 R 8: L1
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 1-for-4 1: SO, 3: F8, 6: 1B, 8: SO
(LF-RF) Maru, Yoshihiro 1-for-3 1: SO, 4: SO, 6: S1, 9: 2B (SB)
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 0-for-3, 1 RBI 2: F9, 4: G5, 6: S7, 9: G5
(3B) Barden, Brian 1-for-2 2: 1B, 4: BB, 6: SO, 9: BB
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 0-for-4 2: F4, 4: SO, 7: F4, 9: DP
(P) Maeda, Kenta 0-for-3 2: F6, 5: L5, 7: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Maeda, Kenta, W 9 124 32 31 3 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.000
9 124 32 31 3 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 0-for-4 1: F7, 3: G4, 6: F8, 9: E4
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 2-for-4 1: G4, 3: L6, 6: 1B, 9: 1B
(CF) Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-4 1: G1, 4: G4, 6: F7, 9: F6
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-4 2: G5, 4: G6, 7: G5, 9: f3
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 1-for-4 2: 1B, 4: F8, 7: SO, 9: SO
(1B) Naito, Yuta 0-for-3 2: F4, 5: G4, 7: G3
(2B) Watanabe, Naoto 0-for-2 2: BB, 5: G6, 8: G6
(C) Niinuma, Shinji 0-for-2 2: F8, 5: SO
PH Yoshimura, Yuki 0-for-1 8: SO
P Sanada, Hiroki 0-for-0
(P) Takasaki, Kentaro 0-for-1 3: G4
PH Fujita, Kazuya 0-for-1 6: G4
P Fujie, Hitoshi 0-for-0
P Ohara, Shinji 0-for-0
PH Harper, Brett 0-for-1 8: F9
C Hosoyamada, Takeshi 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Takasaki, Kentaro, L 6 110 25 21 6 0 6 2 0 1 0 0 2 2 2.747
Fujie, Hitoshi 1 11 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.373
Ohara, Shinji 1 15 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.000
Sanada, Hiroki 1 21 4 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.750
9 157 35 30 7 0 8 3 0 1 0 0 2 2

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Takasaki on the mound for Yokohama
Higashide hits a double to left and steals third. Kimura flies out to left. Hirose hits an RBI single to left, runner on first. Kurihara strikes out swinging. Maru strikes out swinging.

Top of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Takasaki on the mound for Yokohama
Hirose hits a single to center. Kurihara hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Amaya enters the game as a pinch-runner for Hirose. Maru hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Akamatsu hits a sac fly to left, runner on second. Barden strikes out swinging.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 2nd
K. Maeda on the mound for Hiroshima
Murata grounds out to third. Sledge hits a single to center. Naito flies out to second. Watanabe walks, runners on first and second. Niinuma flies out to center.

Top of the 3rd
Takasaki on the mound for Yokohama
Higashide hits a single to center. Kimura walks, runners on first and second. Hirose hits a into 5-3 double play, runner on second. Kurihara flies out to center.

Top of the 9th
Sanada on the mound for Yokohama
Defensive changes: Hosoyamada is the new catcher.
Maru hits a double center and steals third. Akamatsu grounds out to third. Barden walks, runners on first and third. Ishihara hits into a 6-4-3 double play.

Bottom of the 9th
K. Maeda on the mound for Hiroshima
Shimozono reaches on a fielding error (E4), runner on first. Ishikawa hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Kinjo flies out to short. Murata fouls out to first. Sledge strikes out swinging.

Notes

Hiroshima: The Carp recorded their 7th shutout victory of the year.  They've also won their last 9 games at Yokohama Stadium. ... K. Maeda tossed his first shutout of the year (5th of his career) and is now 6-7.  He also improved to 3-0 against the Bay Stars this season.

Yokohama: The Bay Stars lost their 2nd game in a row (both by the score of 2-0) and are 0-4-1 in their last 5 games at Yokohama Stadium.  They were also handed their 10th shutout victory of the season. ... Takasaki got the loss and dropped to 4-8.  Since winning his first start of the year at Yokohama Stadium, Takasaki has gone 0-5 in 7 starts.