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Chiba Lotte Marines 1 – Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 8 (August 23, 2011)

by on Aug.23, 2011 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Chiba Lotte Marines vs Fukuoka Softbank Hawks @ Yahoo Dome - 18:00
Potential Starters: Yoshihisa Naruse (LOT) 9-8, 2.76 - Dennis Houlton (SOF) 12-5, 2.63

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Lotte 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 7 2
Softbank 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 4 X 8 13 0

Attendance: 30182 | Softbank leads series, 8-6-1 | Time: 3:18

Lotte

Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Okada, Yoshifumi 1-for-4 1: F9, 3: f2, 6: F7, 8: 1B
(RF) Kudo, Takahito 1-for-3 1: F7, 4: G6, 6: 1B
PH-RF Minami, Ryusuke 0-for-1 8: G6
(2B) Iguchi, Tadahito 0-for-3 1: G6, 4: SO, 6: G1, 8: BB
(1B) Castillo, Jose 0-for-4 2: F7, 4: SO, 6: F6, 8: G5
(3B) Imae, Toshiaki 2-for-4, 1 R 2: F9, 5: 2B, 7: F7, 9: 1B
(DH) Fukuura, Kazuya 0-for-4 2: SO, 5: F9, 7: F7, 9: G4
(C) Satozaki, Tomoya 2-for-4, 1 RBI 3: 2B, 5: 1B, 7: SO, 9: G6
(SS) Nemoto, Shunichi 0-for-1 3: S2, 5: SO
PH-SS Watanabe, Masato 0-for-1 8: F9
PH Hayasaka, Keisuke 0-for-1 9: G3
(LF) Kiyota, Ikuhiro 1-for-3 3: SO, 5: SO, 8: 1B

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Naruse, Yoshihisa, L 6 112 25 22 8 0 5 1 1 1 0 0 4 3 2.832
Kawagoe, Hidetaka 1 0/3 24 5 5 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1.373
Yoshimi, Yuji 0/3 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.909
Nakago, Taiki 1 15 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.500
8 157 36 33 13 0 7 1 1 1 0 0 8 6

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 4, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Kawasaki, Munenori 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: SO, 5: SO, 7: SO
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: F9, 5: 1B (BrO), 8: 1B (SB)
(LF) Uchikawa, Seiichi 3-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI 1: G1, 4: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: 1B
PR-CF Kidokoro, Ryuma 0-for-0, 1 R 8: (SB)
(DH) Matsunaka, Nobuhiko 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: G4, 4: 1B (BrO), 6: f5, 8: 1B
(1B) Cabrera, Alex 3-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: 2B, 6: 2B
PR-1B Akashi, Kenji 0-for-0 6: (BrO)
PH Ortiz, Jose 1-for-1 8: 1B
PR-1B Fukuda, Shuhei 0-for-0, 1 R
(3B) Matsuda, Nobuhiro 0-for-3, 1 RBI 2: BB, 4: G4, 6: G6, 8: F7
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 1-for-4 2: G3, 4: F7, 6: 1B, 8: G4
RF Egawa, Tomoaki 0-for-0
(CF-LF) Hasegawa, Yuya 1-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: F8, 5: HBP, 7: SO, 8: 1B
(C) Hosokawa, Toru 0-for-3 3: SO, 5: S1, 7: F8, 8: G4

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Houlton, Dennis, W 6 99 22 21 4 0 6 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 2.568
Kanazawa, Takehito, H 1 13 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.614
Morifuku, Masahiko, H 1 29 6 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.885
Yoshikawa, Teruaki 1 11 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.688
9 152 35 33 7 0 7 1 0 1 1 0 1 1

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
Matsunaka grounds out to second. Cabrera hits a single to right. Matsuda walks, runners on first and second. Tamura reaches on catching error (E3) and a run scores, runner on first. Hasegawa flies out to center.

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 3 hits
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
Uchikawa hits a single to left. Matsunaka hits a single to right, runners on first and third. Cabrera hits an RBI double to center, Matsunaka gets thrown out trying to score, runner on second. Matsuda grounds out to second, runner on third. Tamura flies out to left.

Top of the 5th - 1 run, 2 hits
Houlton on the mound for Softbank
Imae hits a double to left. Fukuura flies out to right, runner on third. Satozaki hits an RBI single to left, runner on first. Nemoto strikes out looking. Runner advances to second on a wild pitch. Kiyota strikes out looking.

Bottom of the 5th - 1 run, 1 hit
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
Hasegawa gets hit by a pitch and advances to second on a sac bunt by Hosokawa. Kawasaki strikes out looking. Honda hits an RBI single to right and gets thrown out trying to advance to second.

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 3 hits
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
Uchikawa hits a single to right. Matsunaka fouls out to third. Cabrera hits a double to left, runners on second and third. Matsuda drives in a run with a ground out to short, runner on second. Akashi enters the game as a pinch-runner for Cabrera. Tamura hits an infield single and Akashi gets thrown out running the bases.

Bottom of the 8th - 4 runs, 5 hits
Kawagoe on the mound for Lotte
Defensive changes: R. Minami takes over in right; M. Watanabe takes over at short.
Honda hits an infield single. Honda steals second and advances to third on an error (E6). Uchikawa hit an RBI single to right, runner on first. Kidokoro enters the game as a pinch-runner for Uchikawa.
Pitching change: Yoshimi in for Kawagoe.
Kidokoro steal second. Matsunaka hits an RBI single to right, runner on first.
Pitching change: Nakago in for Yoshimi.
Ortiz, pinch-hitting for Akashi, hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Fukuda enters the game as a pinch-runner for Ortiz. Matsuda flies out to left. Tamura grounds out to second, runners on second an third. Hasegawa hits a 2-run single to left, runner on first. Hosokawa grounds out to second.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 3rd
Houlton on the mound for Softbank
Satozaki hits a double to right and advances to third on a sac bunt by Nemoto. Kiyota strikes out swinging. Okada fouls out to the catcher.

Top of the 6th
Houlton on the mound for Softbank
Okada flies out to left. Kudo hits a single to center. Iguchi grounds out to the pitcher, runner on second. Castillo flies out to short.

Top of the 8th
Morifuku on the mound for Lotte
M. Watanabe, pinch-hitting for Nemoto, flies out to right. Kiyota hits a single to right. Okada hits a single to center, runners on first and second. R. Minami, pinch-hitting for Kudo, grounds out to short, runners on first and third. Iguchi walks, bases loaded. Castillo grounds out to third.

Top of the 9th
Yoshikawa on the mound for Lotte
Defensive changes: Egawa takes over in right; Kidokoro takes over in center; Fukuda takes over at first; Hasegawa moves from center to left.
Imae hits a single to right. Fukuura grounds out to second, runner on second. Satozaki grounds out to short. Hayasaka, pinch-hitting for M. Watanabe, grounds out to first.

Notes

Lotte: Naruse took the loss and is now 9-9, including 2-2 in 4 starts against the Hawks.  His winning streak came to an end at 3.

Softbank: The Hawks stopped a 2-game losing streak. ... Houlton won his 2nd straight start and improved to 13-5, including 1-1 in 2 starts against Lotte. ... Cabrera played defense for the first time since 6/11. ... Kawasaki struck out 4 times in one game for the first time in his pro career.