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Yomiuri Giants 8 – Yokohama Bay Stars 7 (August 10, 2011)

by on Aug.10, 2011 @ 4:40 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yomiuri Giants vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama Stadium - 18:00
Potential Starters: Tetsuya Utsumi (YOM) 11-2, 1.38 - Tomokazu Oka (YOK) 0-4, 6.38

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yomiuri 0 1 0 3 1 1 0 2 0 8 11 0
Yokohama 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 7 12 2

Attendance: 24810 | Yomiuri leads series, 7-4-0 | Time: 3:50

Yomiuri

Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 1st)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F3, 3: G4, 5: HR, 6: G6, 8: IBB
(2B) Fujimura, Daisuke 3-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 4: 1B (SB), 5: G3, 7: F6, 8: 1B
(1B) Ogasawara, Michihiro 0-for-5 1: DP, 4: F7, 5: F8, 7: G4, 8: F9
C Sanematsu, Kazunari 0-for-0
(LF) Ramirez, Alex 0-for-3, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: S9, 5: SO, 7: F9
P Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 0-for-0
LF Matsumoto, Tetsuya 0-for-1 9: G4
(RF) Takahashi, Yoshinobu 1-for-1, 2 R, 1 RBI 2: HR, 4: BB
RF Omura, Saburo 0-for-1, 1 R 6: BB, 8: SO, 9: BB (CS)
(C) Abe, Shinnosuke 3-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: F8, 4: HR, 6: 1B (BrO), 8: 1B
PR-CF Suzuki, Takahiro 0-for-1, 1 R 8: (SB), 9: SO
(CF-1B) Kamei, Yoshiyuki 2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: F3, 4: 2B, 6: 2B, 8: BB
(3B) Furuki, Shigeyuki 1-for-3, 1 RBI 3: SO, 4: IBB, 6: G4, 8: 2B
(P) Utsumi, Tetsuya 0-for-3 3: F9, 4: G6, 6: SO
P Takagi, Yasunari 0-for-0
P Romero, Levi 0-for-0
PH-LF Tani, Yoshitomo 0-for-1 8: SO
P Kubo, Yuya 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Utsumi, Tetsuya, W 5 1/3 111 28 23 7 1 3 4 1 0 0 0 4 4 1.646
Takagi, Yasunari, H 1/3 7 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.259
Romero, Levi, H 1 1/3 16 4 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.375
Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 1/3 19 5 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 2.359
Kubo, Yuya, S 1 2/3 20 7 7 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.038
9 173 46 39 12 1 6 6 1 0 0 0 7 7

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 12, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 1-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: F8, 3: G4, 5: F7, 6: 1B, 8: BB, 9: G6
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 2-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: 1B, 3: BB, 5: G6, 6: G4, 8: 1B
(LF) Sledge, Terrmel 1-for-3, 1 R 1: G3, 3: 1B, 5: HBP, 6: BB, 8: G3
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 2-for-5, 1 RBI 1: G4, 3: SO, 5: 1B, 6: F7, 8: 1B
(1B) Nakamura, Norihiro 1-for-5, 2 RBI 2: F9, 3: SO, 5: 1B, 7: SO, 8: G6
P Yamaguchi, Shun 0-for-0
(CF) Yoshimura, Yuki 0-for-4 2: BB, 4: G5, 5: G5, 7: F8, 8: F9
C Hosoyamada, Takeshi 0-for-0
(2B) Watanabe, Naoto 0-for-3 2: BB, 4: G4, 6: BB, 7: SO, 9: f3
(C) Niinuma, Shinji 1-for-3, 2 R, 1 RBI 2: F8, 4: HR, 6: G6
PH-CF Naito, Yuta 1-for-2, 1 R 8: 1B, 9: SO
(P) Oka, Tomokazu 0-for-1 2: SO
PH Shimamura, Ikki 0-for-1 4: G5
P Onuma, Koji 0-for-0
P Ohara, Shinji 0-for-0
PH Fujita, Kazuya 1-for-1, 1 R 6: 1B
P Shinohara, Takayuki 0-for-0
P Fujie, Hitoshi 0-for-0
PH-1B Harper, Brett 2-for-2 8: 1B, 9: 1B
PR Inada, Naoto 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Oka, Tomokazu, L 4 72 18 15 5 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 4 3 6.429
Onuma, Koji 1 0/3 19 5 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 11.813
Ohara, Shinji 1 14 5 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.935
Shinohara, Takayuki 1 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.742
Fujie, Hitoshi 1 34 8 6 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 1.776
Yamaguchi, Shun 1 16 3 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.929
9 161 42 35 11 3 7 6 0 0 0 0 8 7

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Oka on the mound for Yokohama
Ramirez strikes out swinging. Y. Takahashi hits a solo homer to right-center. Abe flies out to center. Kamei flies out to first.

Top of the 4th - 3 runs, 3 hits
Oka on the mound for Yokohama
Fujimura hits a single to center. Fujimura steals second and advances to third on a throwing error (E2). Ogasawara flies out to left. Ramirez hits a sac fly to right. Y. Takahashi walks. Abe hits a 2-run homer to right. Kamei hits a double to left. Furuki gets an intentional walk, runners on first and second. Utsumi grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 1 hit
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Defensive changes: Omura takes over in right.
Yoshimura grounds out to third. Watanabe grounds out to second. Niinuma hits a solo homer to left. Ikki, pinch-hitting for Oka, grounds out to third.

Top of the 5th - 1 run, 1 hit
Onuma on the mound for Yokohama
Sakamoto hits a solo homer to left. Fujimura grounds out to first. Ogasawara flies out to center. Ramirez strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Shimozono flies out to left. Ishikawa grounds out to short. Sledge gets hit by a pitch. Murata hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Nakamura hits an RBI single to center, runners on first and second. Yoshimura grounds out to third.

Top of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Onuma on the mound for Yokohama
Omura walks.
Pitching change: S. Ohara in for Onuma.
Abe hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Kamei hits an RBI double to right, runners on second and third. Furuki hits a grounder to second and Abe gets thrown out running the bases, runners on first and third. Utsumi strikes out swinging. Sakamoto grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 6th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Watanabe walks. Niinuma grounds out to short, runner on first. Fujita, pinch-hitting for S. Ohara, hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Shimozono hits an RBI single to right, runners on first and third.
Pitching change: Takagi in for Utsumi.
Ishikawa drives in a run with a ground out to second, runner on second. Sledge walks, runners on first and second.
Pitching change: Romero in for Takagi.
Murata flies out to left.

Top of the 8th - 2 runs, 3 hits
Fujie on the mound for Yokohama
Omura strikes out swinging. Abe hits a single to center and is replaced by pinch-runner Suzuki. Suzuki steals second. Kamei walks, runners on first and second. Furuki hits an RBI double to right, runners on second and third. Tani, pinch-hitting for Romero, strikes out looking. Sakamoto gets an intentional walk, bases loaded. Fujimura hits an RBI infield single, bases loaded. Ogasawara flies out to right.

Bottom of the 8th - 3 runs, 4 hits
Yamaguchi on the mound for Yomiuri
Defensive changes: Sanematsu is the new catcher; Suzuki takes over in center; Kamei moves from center to first; Tani takes over in left.
Naito, pinch-hitting for Niinuma, hits a single to left. Harper, pinch-hitting for Fujie, hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Shimozono walks, bases loaded. Ishikawa hits an RBI single to center, bases loaded. Sledge grounds out to first, bases loaded.
Pitching change: Kubo in for Yamaguchi.
Defensive changes: Matsumoto takes over in left.
Murata hits an RBI infield single, bases loaded. Nakamura drives in a run with a ground out to short, runners on second and third. Yoshimura flies out to right.

Missed Opportunities

Bottom of the 1st
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Shimozono flies out to center. Ishikawa hits an infield single. Sledge grounds out to first, runners on second. Murata grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 2nd
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Nakamura flies out to right. Yoshimura walks. Watanabe walks, runners on first and second. Niinuma flies out to center. Oka strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 3rd
Utsumi on the mound for Yomiuri
Shimozono grounds out to second. Ishikawa walks. Sledge hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Murata strikes out looking. Nakamura strikes out swinging.

Notes

Yomiuri: The Giants won their 7th game in a row. ... Utsumi won his 3rd straight start and improved to 12-2. ... Kubo saved his 7th game of the year. ... Y. Takahashi homered in back-to-back games.

Yokohama: The Bay Stars lost their 2nd straight game. They are also 0-7-1 in their last 8 games at Yokohama Stadium. ... Oka dropped his 5th straight start and is now 0-5 in 6 starts.