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Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 4 – Orix Buffaloes 3 (August 3, 2011)

by on Aug.03, 2011 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Fukuoka Softbank Hawks vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Tsuyoshi Wada (SOF) 8-3, 1.78 - Kazuki Kondo (ORI) 1-3, 6.61

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

Attendance: 19950 | Orix leads series, 6-4-1 | Time: 2:54

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 4, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 1-for-4 1: G1, 4: G4, 5: 1B (CS), 7: G6
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 1-for-4, 1 R 1: SO, 4: 1B, 6: G1, 7: SO
(DH) Uchikawa, Seiichi 2-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI 1: SO, 4: 2B, 6: 1B, 8: F9
(1B) Kokubo, Hiroki 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: G5, 4: 1B, 6: F6, 8: G5
(LF) Matsunaka, Nobuhiko 0-for-3 2: G4, 4: F7, 6: BB, 8: SO
CF Kidokoro, Ryuma 0-for-0
(3B) Matsuda, Nobuhiro 2-for-4, 2 RBI 2: SO, 4: 2B, 6: 2B, 9: G1
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 0-for-4 3: F3, 4: F8, 6: F7, 9: G1
(CF-LF) Hasegawa, Yuya 1-for-4 3: F7, 5: G4, 7: 1B, 9: G4
(C) Hosokawa, Toru 0-for-2 3: f2, 5: G5, 7: S1

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Wada, Tsuyoshi, W 7 117 30 28 8 0 5 0 1 1 0 0 3 2 1.826
Morifuku, Masahiko, H 1 12 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.113
Kanazawa, Takehito, S 1 13 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.750
9 142 36 34 8 0 7 0 1 1 0 0 3 2

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 6, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Sakaguchi, Tomotaka 2-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B, 2: 1B, 5: G4, 7: G5
(RF) Taguchi, So 0-for-3 1: SO, 2: S5, 5: F8, 7: F9
(2B) Goto, Mitsutaka 2-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B, 2: G4, 5: 1B, 7: F9
(1B) Okada, Takahiro 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 3: F8, 5: HBP, 8: F8
(3B) Baldiris, Aarom 1-for-4, 2 RBI 1: 1B, 3: G6, 5: G5, 8: F7
(DH) Lee, Seung-Yeop 1-for-4 1: 2B, 3: G3, 6: G4, 8: L4
(LF) Arakane, Hisao 0-for-3 1: f3, 4: F9, 6: SO
PH Akada, Shogo 0-for-1 9: SO
(C) Saito, Toshio 0-for-2 1: SO, 4: SO
PH Kajimoto, Yusuke 1-for-1 6: 1B
C Suzuki, Fumihiro 0-for-1 9: G4
(SS) Obiki, Keiji 0-for-4 2: SO, 4: F8, 6: F8, 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kondo, Kazuki, L 6 105 25 24 7 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 4 6.509
Yoshino, Makoto 1 10 4 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.350
Katsuki, Ryota 2 15 6 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.893
9 130 35 33 8 0 5 1 0 1 0 0 4 4

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 3 runs, 5 hits
Wada on the mound for Softbank
Sakaguchi hits a single to left. Taguchi strikes out swinging. Goto hits a single to right, runners on first and third. T-Okada hits an RBI single to right and runners advance to second and third on a fielding error (E9). Baldiris hits a 2-run single to center, runner on first. Lee hits a double to right, runners on second and third. Arakane fouls out to first. Saito strikes out swinging.

Top of the 4th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Kondo on the mound for Orix
Kawasaki grounds out to second. Honda hits an infield single. Uchikawa hits an RBI double to right, runner on second. Kokubo hits an RBI single to center and advances to second on the throw. Matsunaka flies out to left. Matsuda hits an RBI double to left, runner on second. Tamura flies out to center.

Top of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Kondo on the mound for Orix
Honda grounds out to the pitcher. Uchikawa hits a single to left. Kokubo flies out to short. Matsunaka walks, runners on first and second. Matsuda hits an RBI double to left, runners on second and third. Tamura flies out to left.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 2nd
Wada on the mound for Softbank
Obiki strikes out swinging. Sakaguchi hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Taguchi. Goto grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 5th
Wada on the mound for Softbank
Sakaguchi grounds out to second. Taguchi flies out to center. Goto hits a single to right. T-Okada gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Baldiris grounds out to third.

Top of the 7th
Yoshino on the mound for Orix
Defensive changes: Suzuki is the new catcher.
Hasegawa hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Hosokawa. Kawasaki grounds out to short. Honda strikes out looking.

Notes

Softbank: The Hawks beat the Buffaloes for the first time in 6 games. ... Wada got the win and improved to 9-3. He also became the 110th pitcher in the NPB to record 100 victories. ... Kanazawa saved his 2nd game of the year.

Orix: Kondo lost his 4th straight start and dropped to 1-4. ... T-Okada extended his hitting streak to 8 games.