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Orix Buffaloes 3 – Chiba Lotte Marines 2 (September 17, 2011)

by on Sep.17, 2011 @ 4:04 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Orix Buffaloes vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ QVC Marine Field - 14:00
Potential Starters: Hiroshi Kisanuki (ORI) 1-6, 5.68 - Kazunari Abe (LOT)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Orix 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 10 0
Lotte 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 1

Attendance: 15377 | Orix leads series, 11-7-1 | Time: 3:32

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 11, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Sakaguchi, Tomotaka 0-for-5 1: G6, 3: G4, 5: G3, 7: G6, 8: F8
(SS) Obiki, Keiji 1-for-4 1: 3B, 3: BB, 5: G6, 7: E5, 9: G6
(2B) Goto, Mitsutaka 2-for-5, 1 R 1: F7, 3: F9, 6: 1B, 7: F8, 9: 1B
(LF-1B) Okada, Takahiro 0-for-4, 1 R 1: L6, 3: G4, 6: BB, 8: G4, 9: SO
(3B) Baldiris, Aarom 2-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 2: HBP, 4: F7, 6: 2B, 8: HR, 9: SO
(1B) Lee, Seung-Yeop 1-for-4, 1 RBI 2: SO, 4: G3, 6: G4, 8: 1B
PR-RF Goto, Shunta 0-for-0 8: (CS)
(DH) Akada, Shogo 1-for-3 2: F9, 4: BB, 6: G6, 8: 1B
(C) Suzuki, Fumihiro 2-for-4 2: 1B, 4: G5, 6: G6, 8: 1B
(RF-LF) Fukae, Masato 1-for-4 2: G5, 5: SO, 7: G3, 8: 1B

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kisanuki, Hiroshi 6 2/3 99 30 23 7 0 3 2 1 4 1 0 2 2 5.339
Katsuki, Ryota, W 1/3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.032
Hirano, Yoshihisa, H 1 11 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.077
Kishida, Mamoru, S 1 16 3 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.782
9 128 37 30 7 0 8 2 1 4 1 0 2 2

Lotte

Hitting (LOB: 8, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(LF) Ishimine, Shota 2-for-4 1: 1B (SB) (BrO), 3: HBP, 5: 1B, 7: F8, 9: SO
(CF) Okada, Yoshifumi 1-for-2 1: S5, 3: S1, 5: G4, 7: 1B
(RF) Kiyota, Ikuhiro 0-for-3, 1 RBI 1: G5, 3: G4, 5: G5, 7: BB
(1B) Castillo, Jose 1-for-4 1: G6, 3: G6, 6: 2B, 7: F8
(DH) Kakunaka, Katsuya 2-for-4, 1 R 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: G4, 8: SO
(3B) Takahama, Takuya 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: S3, 6: SO, 8: SO
(SS) Heiuchi, Hisao 0-for-3, 1 RBI 2: G4, 4: S1, 6: G1, 8: G6
(C) Tanaka, Masahiko 0-for-3 2: f9, 4: SO, 7: G1
PH Fukuura, Kazuya 0-for-1 9: SO
(2B) Nemoto, Shunichi 1-for-3, 1 R 3: 2B, 5: G3, 7: BB, 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Abe, Kazunari 5 0/3 96 23 19 4 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 2 2 3.600
Kimura, Yuta 1 12 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.634
Ono, Shingo, L 1 1/3 24 7 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.780
Rosa, Carlos 1 2/3 39 8 8 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.335
9 171 41 37 10 1 4 3 1 0 0 0 3 3

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Recap

Scoring Summary

Bottom of the 3rd - 1 run, 1 hit
Kisanuki on the mound for Orix
Nemoto hits a double to left. Ishimine gets hit by a pitch, runners on first and second. Okada hits a sac bunt, runners on second and third. Kiyota drives in a run with a ground out to second, runner on third. Castillo grounds out to short.

Bottom of the 4th - 1 run, 1 hit
Kisanuki on the mound for Orix
Kakunaka hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Takahama. Runner advances to third on a wild pitch. Heiuchi executes a squeeze and a run scores. Tanaka strikes out swinging.

Top of the 6th - 2 runs, 2 hits
Abe on the mound for Lotte
Goto hits a single to center. T-Okada walks, runners on first and second. Baldiris hits an RBI double to left, runners on second and third.
Pitching change: Kimura in for Abe.
Lee drives in a run with a ground out to second, runner on third. Akada grounds out to short. Suzuki grounds out to short.

Top of the 8th - 1 run, 5 hits
Ono on the mound for Lotte
T-Okada grounds out to second. Baldiris hits a solo homer (15) to left. Lee hits a single to left and is replaced by Shunta.
Pitching change: Rosa in for Ono.
Shunta gets caught trying to steal second. Akada hits a single to right. Suzuki hits an infield single, runners on first and second. Fukae hits an infield single, bases loaded. Sakaguchi flies out to center.

Missed Opportunities

Top of the 1st
Abe on the mound for Lotte
Sakaguchi grounds out to short. Obiki hits a triple to left. Goto flies out to left. T-Okada lines out to short.

Bottom of the 1st
Kisanuki on the mound for Orix
Ishimine hits a single to right and steals second. Okada hits a sac bunt, runner on third. Kiyota hits a grounder to third and Ishimine gets thrown out running the bases, runner on first. Castillo grounds out to short.

Top of the 2nd
Abe on the mound for Lotte
Baldiris gets hit by a pitch. Lee strikes out swinging. Akada flies out to right. Suzuki hits a single to left, runners on first and second. Fukae grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 2nd
Kisanuki on the mound for Orix
Kakunaka hits a single to center. Takahama strikes out swinging. Heiuchi grounds out to second, runner on second. Tanaka fouls out to right.

Bottom of the 5th
Kisanuki on the mound for Orix
Nemoto grounds out to first. Ishimine hits a single to center. Okada grounds out to second, runner on second. Kiyota grounds out to third.

Bottom of the 6th
Kisanuki on the mound for Orix
Castillo hits a double to left. Kakunaka grounds out to second, runner on third. Takahama strikes out swinging. Heiuchi grounds out to the pitcher.

Bottom of the 7th
Kisanuki on the mound for Orix
Tanaka grounds out to the pitcher. Nemoto walks. Ishimine flies out to center. Okada hits a single to center, runners on first and second. Kiyota walks, bases loaded.
Pitching change: Katsuki in for Kisanuki.
Castillo flies out to center.

Notes

Orix: The Buffaloes won their 3rd game in a row. ... Katsuki got the win in relief and evened his record to 1-1 in 40 games. ... Kishida saved his 28th game of the year. ... Kisanuki made his first start since 7/11 (vs Seibu).

Lotte: The Marines lost their 5th straight game. ... Ono took the loss in relief and is now 4-4. ... This was Abe's first Ichi-gun game / start of his career.