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Hiroshima Toyo Carp 3 – Yokohama Bay Stars 1 (August 4, 2011)

by on Aug.04, 2011 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hiroshima Toyo Carp vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 18:00
Potential Starters: Yuya Fukui (HIR) 4-6, 4.42 - Brent Leach (YOK) 0-1, 7.71

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

Attendance: 14572 | Hiroshima leads series, 11-3-0 | Time: 3:00

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 4, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 0-for-4 1: G4, 3: SO, 5: G4, 7: G4
P Kishimoto, Hideki 0-for-0
P Imamura, Takeru 0-for-0
3B Ishii, Takuro 0-for-0
(SS) Kimura, Shogo 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: f2, 5: G5, 8: SO
(RF) Hirose, Jun 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: SO, 5: F7, 8: G4
LF Amaya, Soichiro 0-for-0
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: F9, 4: HR, 6: G6, 8: SO
(CF) Akamatsu, Masato 1-for-3, 2 R 2: 1B (SB), 4: BB (SB, SB), 6: SO, 9: F8
(LF-RF) Maru, Yoshihiro 0-for-3 2: G6, 4: BB, 6: F8, 9: SO
(3B) Barden, Brian 2-for-4, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: SO, 7: G6, 9: 1B
PR Nakahigashi, Naoki 0-for-0 9: (CS)
P Sarfate, Dennis 0-for-0
(C) Kura, Yoshikazu 0-for-0, 1 RBI 2: BB, 4: S8, 7: BB
(P) Fukui, Yuya 0-for-2 2: F8, 4: SO
PH-2B Kokubo, Tetsuya 0-for-1 7: F7

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Fukui, Yuya, W 6 92 23 21 5 0 6 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 4.212
Kishimoto, Hideki, H 1 22 5 4 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.124
Imamura, Takeru, H 1 26 6 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.602
Sarfate, Dennis, S 1 14 3 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.477
9 154 37 33 8 0 11 3 0 1 0 0 1 1

Yokohama

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

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 1-for-4, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: SO, 5: G4, 7: SO
C Hosoyamada, Takeshi 0-for-1 9: SO
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 1-for-3 1: S5, 3: 1B (BrO), 5: SO, 8: G1
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 3-for-4, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 6: F5, 8: 1B
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 1-for-3 1: BB, 3: F9, 6: F9, 8: 1B
(1B) Harper, Brett 0-for-3 1: F8, 4: SO, 6: G3, 8: BB
PR-RF Shimamura, Ikki 0-for-0
(CF) Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-4 1: G1, 4: SO, 7: F9, 8: F6
(2B) Watanabe, Naoto 1-for-3 2: G1, 4: 1B, 7: BB, 8: f3
(C) Niinuma, Shinji 0-for-2 2: F5, 4: G6
PH Fujita, Kazuya 1-for-1 7: 1B
P Fujie, Hitoshi 0-for-0
P Shinohara, Takayuki 0-for-0
PH Inada, Naoto 0-for-1 9: SO
(P) Leach, Brent 0-for-2 2: SO, 5: SO
PH-RF-1B Naito, Yuta 0-for-2 7: SO, 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Leach, Brent, L 7 102 28 23 3 1 7 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 5.400
Fujie, Hitoshi 1 14 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.306
Shinohara, Takayuki 1 12 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.820
9 128 34 29 4 1 10 4 0 0 0 0 3 3

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 1 run, 2 hits
Fukui on the mound for Hiroshima
Shimozono hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Ishikawa. Sledge hits an RBI single to right, runner on first. Murata walks, runners on first and second. Harper flies out to center. Kinjo grounds out to the pitcher.

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Leach on the mound for Yokohama
Kurihara flies out to right. Akamatsu hits a single to left and steals second. Maru grounds out to short. Barden hits an RBI infield single and advances to second on a throwing error (E4). Kura walks, runners on first and second. Fukui flies out to center.

Top of the 4th - 2 runs, 1 hit
Leach on the mound for Yokohama
Kurihara hits a solo homer to left. Akamatsu walks, steals second, and then steals third. Maru walks, runners on first and third. Barden strikes out swinging. Kura hits a sac fly to center, runner on first. Fukui strikes out swinging.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 3rd
Fukui on the mound for Hiroshima
Shimozono strikes out looking. Ishikawa hits a single to center. Sledge hits a single to center, runners on first and third. Murata flies out to right and Ishikawa gets thrown out at home.

Bottom of the 7th
Kishimoto on the mound for Hiroshima
Defensive changes: Kokubo takes over at second.
Kinjo flies out to right. Watanabe walks. Fujita, pinch-hitting for Niinuma, hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Naito, pinch-hitting for Leach, strikes out swinging. Shimozono strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 8th
Imamura on the mound for Hiroshima
Defensive changes: Amaya takes over in left; Maru moves from left to right.
Ishikawa grounds out to the pitcher. Sledge hits a single to left. Murata hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Harper walks, bases loaded. Ikki enters the game as a pinch-runner for Harper. Kinjo flies out to short. Watanabe fouls out to first.

Notes

Hiroshima: The Carp are in the midst of a 5-game winning streak.  They also extended their winning streak against the Bay Stars at Yokohama Stadium to 11. ... Fukui got the win and is now 5-6. ... Sarfate saved his 26th game of the year. ... Kurihara has now hit 3 homers in 2 games.

Yokohama: The Bay Stars have now lost 4 games in a row.  They're also the first team in either league to lose 50 games this year. ... Leach took the loss and is now 0-2 in 2 starts. ... Sledge became the first player in the CL to record 50 RBI in the bottom of the 1st.