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Hanshin Tigers 1 – Hiroshima Toyo Carp 5 (September 17, 2011)

by on Sep.17, 2011 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hanshin Tigers vs Hiroshima Toyo Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 13:30
Potential Starters: Yasutomo Kubo (HAN) 7-6, 3.39 - Kenta Maeda (HIR) 8-9, 2.62

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

Attendance: 29896 | Hiroshima leads series, 9-8-0 | Time: 2:49

Hanshin

Hitting (LOB: 5, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Hirano, Keiichi 1-for-4 1: F7, 3: 2B, 6: G3, 8: G1
(CF-LF) Shibata, Kohei 1-for-3 1: 1B, 3: G3, 6: G3
PH-LF Asai, Ryo 0-for-1 8: G4
(SS) Toritani, Takashi 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: G4, 3: G6, 6: BB, 9: HR
(3B) Arai, Takahiro 1-for-4 1: 1B, 4: SO, 6: G5, 9: SO
(1B) Brazell, Craig 0-for-4 1: f5, 4: f5, 7: SO, 9: F9
(RF) Murton, Matt 1-for-4 2: F3, 4: G4, 7: 1B, 9: G5
(LF) Kanemoto, Tomoaki 0-for-3 2: SO, 5: L3, 7: F7
P Fujihara, Masanori 0-for-0
(C) Fujii, Akihito 0-for-1 2: G5
P Kojima, Tatsuya 0-for-0
PH Lin, Wei-Chu 0-for-1 5: F4
P Nishimura, Ken 0-for-0
PH Hiyama, Shinjiro 0-for-1 7: G6
CF Maeda, Yamato 0-for-0
(P) Kubo, Yasutomo 0-for-0
C Komiyama, Shinji 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: F8
PH-C Kano, Keisuke 0-for-1 8: F6

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kubo, Yasutomo, L 1 40 9 9 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 3.756
Kojima, Tatsuya 3 51 11 11 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.162
Nishimura, Ken 2 30 6 6 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.077
Fujihara, Masanori 2 22 6 5 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.700
8 143 32 31 10 0 9 1 0 0 0 0 5 4

Hiroshima

Hitting (LOB: 3, DPs in: 5th, 7th, 8th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Higashide, Akihiro 1-for-4, 1 R 1: F9, 2: 1B, 4: G6, 7: DP
(SS) Kimura, Shogo 0-for-4 1: F7, 2: G4, 4: F8, 7: SO
(3B) Barden, Brian 2-for-2, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 2B, 2: 2B
3B Ishii, Takuro 0-for-2 5: L5, 8: F5
(1B) Kurihara, Kenta 3-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 2: SO, 5: 1B, 8: 1B
(LF) Matsuyama, Ryuhei 1-for-3, 1 R 1: 1B, 2: F8, 5: DP
PH-LF Mukae, Yuichiro 0-for-1 8: DP
(RF) Hirose, Jun 1-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: 2B, 3: SO, 6: SO
(CF) Maru, Yoshihiro 1-for-3, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 3: SO, 6: F8
(C) Ishihara, Yoshiyuki 1-for-3 1: 1B, 3: SO, 6: SO
(P) Maeda, Kenta 0-for-2 1: SO, 4: SO, 7: BB
P Aoki, Takahiro 0-for-0
P Toyoda, Kiyoshi 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 1/3 109 27 26 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.507
Aoki, Takahiro 2/3 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.664
Toyoda, Kiyoshi 1 15 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.086
9 127 33 32 5 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 1

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 1st - 4 runs, 6 hits
Kubo on the mound for Hanshin
Higashide flies out to right. Kimura flies out to left. Barden hits a double to center. Kurihara hits an RBI single to center, runner on first. Matsuyama hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Hirose hits a 2-run double to center, runner on second. Maru hits an RBI single to right, runner to second. Ishihara hits a single to left, runners on first and third. K. Maeda strikes out swinging.

Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 2 hits
Kojima on the mound for Hanshin
Defensive changes: Komiyama is the new catcher.
Higashide hits a single to center and advances to second on a passed ball. Kimura grounds out to second, runner on third. Barden hits an RBI double to center, runner on second. Kurihara strikes out looking. Matsuyama flies out to center.

Top of the 9th - 1 run, 1 hit
Toyoda on the mound for Hiroshima
Defensive changes: Mukae takes over in left.
Toritani hits a solo homer (4) to right. Arai strikes out swinging. Brazell flies out to right. Murton grounds out to third.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
K. Maeda on the mound for Hiroshima
Hirano flies out to left. Shibata hits a single to center. Toritani grounds out to second. Arai hits a single to left, runners on first and third. Brazell fouls out to third.

Top of the 3rd
K. Maeda on the mound for Hiroshima
Komiyama strikes out swinging. Hirano hits a double to right. Shibata grounds out to first, runner on third. Toritani grounds out to short.

Notes

Hanshin: The Tigers lost their 2nd straight game. ... Kubo lost his 3rd start in a row and is now 7-7. ... Brazell was back in the line-up for the first time since 8/23.

Hiroshima: The Carp stopped a 5-game losing streak. ... K. Maeda got the win and  evened his record to 9-9.  He's also 4-1- in 5 starts against the Tigers.