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Chunichi Dragons 0 – Hiroshima Toyo Carp 4 (September 4, 2011)

by on Sep.04, 2011 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Chunichi Dragons vs Hiroshima Toyo Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 15:00
Potential Starters: Soma Yamauchi (CHU) 2-1, 1.09 - Kenta Maeda (HIR) 7-8, 2.78

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chunichi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1
Hiroshima 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 X 4 10 0

Attendance: 24615 | Hiroshima leads series, 9-7-1 | Time: 3:02

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 2nd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Araki, Masahiro 2-for-4 1: 1B, 3: F8, 5: 1B, 8: SO
(CF) Oshima, Yohei 0-for-3 1: S5, 3: G6, 5: F8, 8: F8
(RF) Nomoto, Kei 0-for-4 1: G4, 4: SO, 6: f5, 8: SO
(1B) Blanco, Tony 0-for-3 1: BB, 4: G6, 6: F9, 9: F9
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 1-for-3 1: F8, 4: BB, 6: SO, 9: 2B
(3B) Morino, Masahiko 0-for-4 2: F8, 4: F6, 7: G6, 9: F8
(2B) Ibata, Hirokazu 1-for-4 2: 1B (BrO), 5: G5, 7: F7, 9: G4
(C) Tanishige, Motonobu 2-for-3 2: F8, 5: 1B, 7: 1B
C Oda, Kohei 0-for-0
(P) Yamauchi, Soma 0-for-2 3: G4, 5: G5
P Mise, Koji 0-for-0
PH Nakata, Ryoji 0-for-1 7: SO
P Yamai, Daisuke 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yamauchi, Soma, L 5 87 25 21 8 1 1 3 0 1 0 0 3 3 1.491
Mise, Koji 1 32 7 5 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 4.000
Yamai, Daisuke 2 22 6 6 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.000
8 141 38 32 10 1 5 3 1 2 0 0 4 4

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 10, DPs in: 1st)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 3-for-5, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: fc4, 8: SO
(SS) Kimura, Shogo 3-for-5 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 4: G4, 6: 1B, 8: F6
(LF) Shima, Shigenobu 0-for-1, 1 R 1: BB, 3: BB, 5: BB, 6: SO
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 1-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: DP, 3: F9, 5: HR, 6: HBP
(RF) Maru, Yoshihiro 0-for-4 1: G4, 3: G4, 5: G3, 6: G6
(3B) Ishii, Takuro 1-for-4, 1 R 2: L5, 4: 1B, 5: F8, 7: SO
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 0-for-3 2: G6, 4: S1, 5: G5, 7: G6
(CF) Amaya, Soichiro 1-for-2, 1 RBI 2: L4, 4: 2B (BrO)
PH-CF Akamatsu, Masato 1-for-2, 1 R 6: 2B, 7: F9
(P) Maeda, Kenta 0-for-2 3: SO, 4: G1, 6: S1
P Imamura, Takeru 0-for-0
PH Matsumoto, Takaaki 0-for-1 8: SO
P Sarfate, Dennis 0-for-0

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Maeda, Kenta, W 7 112 27 24 5 0 3 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 2.660
Imamura, Takeru 1 9 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.639
Sarfate, Dennis 1 13 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.152
9 134 34 31 6 0 5 2 0 1 1 0 0 0

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 3 hits
Yamauchi on the mound for Chunichi
Ishii hits an infield single and advances to second on a sac bunt by Ishihara. Amaya hits an RBI double to center, runner on second. K. Maeda hits a grounder to the pitcher and Amaya gets thrown out running the bases. Higashide hits a single to right, runners on first and second. Kimura grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 5th - 2 runs, 1 hit
Yamauchi on the mound for Chunichi
Shima walks. Kurihara hits a 2-run homer to left-center. Maru grounds out to first. Ishii flies out to center. Ishihara grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Mise on the mound for Chunichi
Akamatsu, pinch-hitting for Amaya, hits a double to left and advance to third on a sac bunt by K. Maeda. Higashide hits into fielder's choice, everyone is safe, and a run scores, runner on first. Kimura hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Shima strikes out swinging. Kurihara gets hit by a pitch, bases loaded. Maru grounds out to short.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
K. Maeda on the mound for Hiroshima
Araki hits a single to center and advances to second on a sac bunt by Oshima. Nomoto grounds out to second, runner on third. Blanco walks, runners on first and third. Wada flies out to center.

Bottom of the 1st
Yamauchi on the mound for Chunichi
Higashide hits a single to left. Kimura hits an infield single, runners on first and second. Shima walks, bases loaded. Kurihara hits into a double play, runners on second and third. Maru grounds out to second.

Bottom of the 3rd
Yamauchi on the mound for Chunichi
K. Maeda strikes out swinging. Higashide hits a single to right. Kimura hits an infield single, runners advance to second and third on a throwing error (E3). Shima walks, bases loaded. Kurihara flies out to right. Maru grounds out to second.

Top of the 5th
K. Maeda on the mound for Hiroshima
Ibata grounds out to third. Tanishige hits a single to center. Yamauchi fails to advance the runner on a sac bunt, runner on first. Araki hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Runners advance to second and third on a wild pitch. Oshima flies out to center.

Top of the 9th
Sarfate on the mound for Hiroshima
Blanco flies out to right. Wada hits a double to right. Morino flies out to  center, runner on third. Ibata grounds out to second.

Notes

Chunichi: The Dragons 2-game winning streak (2-0-1) came to an end.  They were also handed their 19th shutout loss of the year. ... Yamauchi started his 8th game of the year and took the loss.  He is now 2-2, including 0-1 in 3 starts against Hiroshima.

Hiroshima: The Carp stopped a 2-game losing streak and recorded their 11th shutout victory of the season. ... K. Maeda got the win and evened his record to 8-8, including 1-1 in 4 starts against the Dragons.  He's also 2-0 in 4 starts since his last loss on 8/10 (vs Yakult). ... Higashide extended his hitting streak to 11 games.