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Yokohama Bay Stars 1 – Hiroshima Toyo Carp 0 (August 23, 2011)

by on Aug.23, 2011 @ 4:02 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yokohama Bay Stars vs Hiroshima Toyo Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Potential Starters: Kentaro Takasaki (YOK) 4-9, 3.12 - Yuya Fukui (HIR) 5-6, 4.43

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

Attendance: 17296 | Hiroshima leads series, 11-4-0 | Time: 3:47

Yokohama

Hitting (LOB: 11, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(LF) Shimozono, Tatsuya 0-for-3 1: SO, 3: BB, 5: SO, 7: G6, 9: S1
(SS) Ishikawa, Takehiro 0-for-5 1: G1, 3: G3, 5: SO, 7: G5, 9: f7
(2B) Fujita, Kazuya 1-for-5, 1 R 1: f2, 3: G1, 6: SO, 8: 1B, 9: F7
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 1-for-3 2: BB, 4: SO, 6: F8, 8: 1B
(1B) Harper, Brett 0-for-3 2: F6, 4: BB, 6: SO, 8: SO
P Shinohara, Takayuki 0-for-0
P Yamaguchi, Shun 0-for-0
(CF) Kinjo, Tatsuhiko 0-for-3 2: f9, 4: L4, 7: F8, 8: BB
(RF) Kita, Atsushi 2-for-3, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: E3, 7: 2B, 8: S8
(C) Kurobane, Toshiki 0-for-2 2: G6, 4: SO
PH Nakamura, Norihiro 0-for-1 7: F8
P Fujie, Hitoshi 0-for-0
P Ohara, Shinji 0-for-0
PH-1B Naito, Yuta 0-for-1 8: G6
(P) Takasaki, Kentaro 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: G3
PH Watanabe, Naoto 0-for-0 7: HBP
C Hosoyamada, Takeshi 0-for-0 9: HBP

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Takasaki, Kentaro 6 106 23 19 2 0 5 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 2.977
Fujie, Hitoshi, H 2/3 10 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.517
Ohara, Shinji, W 1/3 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.912
Shinohara, Takayuki, H 2/3 17 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.653
Yamaguchi, Shun, S 1 1/3 34 6 4 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.636
9 172 36 28 3 0 8 5 1 2 0 0 0 0

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 9, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 1-for-4 1: G4, 3: G4, 6: 1B, 8: F7
(SS) Kimura, Shogo 0-for-3 1: SO, 4: SO, 6: G5
PH-SS Kokubo, Tetsuya 0-for-1 8: F8
(LF) Shima, Shigenobu 1-for-3 1: F9, 4: 1B, 6: G3, 8: BB
PR-LF Nakahigashi, Naoki 0-for-0
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 0-for-2 2: F4, 4: G4, 6: BB, 8: HBP
(RF) Maru, Yoshihiro 0-for-4 2: F8, 4: SO, 6: G6, 8: SO
(3B) Barden, Brian 0-for-2 2: BB, 5: BB, 7: L6, 9: G5
(CF) Amaya, Soichiro 1-for-2 2: f2, 5: S5, 7: 1B, 9: BB (SB)
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: F9, 7: S1
PH Ishii, Takuro 0-for-1 9: F9
(P) Alvarado, Giancarlo 0-for-2 3: F4, 5: SO
PH Maeda, Tomonori 0-for-1 7: SO
P Imamura, Takeru 0-for-0
P Umetsu, Tomohiro 0-for-0
P Aoki, Takahiro 0-for-0
PH Matsumoto, Takaaki 0-for-1 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Alvarado, Giancarlo 7 110 29 25 2 0 8 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.732
Imamura, Takeru, L 1 24 6 4 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.543
Umetsu, Tomohiro 0/3 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.400
Aoki, Takahiro 1 11 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4.171
9 152 39 31 4 0 9 4 2 1 0 0 1 1

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Top of the 8th - 1 run, 2 hits
Imamura on the mound for Hiroshima
Fujita hits a single to left. Murata hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Harper strikes out swinging. Kinjo walks, bases loaded. Kita hits a sac fly to center, runners on first and third. Naito, pinch-hitting for S. Ohara, grounds out to short.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 2nd
Alvarado on the mound for Hiroshima
Murata walks. Harper flies out to short. Kinjo fouls out to right. Kita hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Kurobane grounds out to short.

Top of the 3rd
Alvarado on the mound for Hiroshima
Takasaki strikes out swinging. Shimozono walks. Ishikawa grounds out to first, runner on second. Fujita grounds out to the pitcher.

Top of the 4th
Alvarado on the mound for Hiroshima
Murata strikes out swinging. Harper walks. Kinjo lines out to second. Kita reaches on a fielding error (E3), runners on first and second. Kurobane strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 4th
Takasaki on the mound for Yokohama
Kimura strikes out swinging. Shima hits a single to right. Kurihara grounds out to second, runner on second. Maru strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 5th
Takasaki on the mound for Yokohama
Barden walks and advances to second on a sac bunt by Amaya. Ishihara flies out to right. Alvarado strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 6th
Takasaki on the mound for Yokohama
Higashide hits a single to right. Kimura grounds out to third, runner on second. Shima grounds out to first, runner on third. Kurihara walks, runners on first and third. Maru grounds out to short.

Top of the 7th
Alvarado on the mound for Hiroshima
Kinjo flies out to center. Kita hits a double to center. Nakamura, pinch-hitting for Kurobane, flies out to center. Watanabe, pinch-hitting for Takasaki, gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Shimozono reaches on a catching error (E4), bases loaded. Ishikwa grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 7th
Fujie on the mound for Yokohama
Defensive changes: Hosoyamada is the new catcher.
Barden lines out to short. Amaya hits a single to right and advances to second on a sac bunt by Ishihara.
Pitching change: S. Ohara in for Fujie.
T. Maeda, pinch-hitting for Alvarado, strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 8th
Shinohara on the mound for Yokohama
Defensive changes: Naito takes over at first.
Higashide flies out to left. Kokubo, pinch-hitting for Kimura, flies out to center. Shima walks.
Pitching change: Yamaguchi in for Shinohara.
Nakahigashi enters the game as a pinch-runner for Shima. Kurihara gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Maru strikes out swinging.

Top of the 9th
Umetsu on the mound for Hiroshima
Defensive changes: Kokubo takes over at short; Nakahigashi takes over in left.
Hosoyamada gets hit by a pitch.
Pitching change: Aoki in for Umetsu.
Shimozono hits a sac bunt, runner on second. Ishikawa fouls out to left. Fujita flies out to left.

Bottom of the 9th
Yamaguchi on the mound for Yokohama
Barden grounds out to third. Amaya walks. Ishii, pinch-hitting for Ishihara, flies out to right. Matsumoto enters the game as a pinch-hitter for Aoki. Amaya steals second. Matsumoto strikes out swinging.

Notes

Yokohama: The Bay Stars won for the first time in 6 games (0-3-2) and recorded their 9th shutout of the year (4th 1-0 victory). ... S. Ohara got the win in relief and improved to 3-1. ... Yamaguchi saved his 24th game of the year.

Hiroshima: The Carp are now winless over their last 4 games (0-3-1).  They also suffered their 16th shutout loss of the year (7th 1-0 loss). ... Imamura took the loss and dropped to 2-4. ... The Carp wore their retro uniforms from the 70's and 80's.   They will continue to wear them through the rest of the current homestand (through to the Yomiuri series).