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Hanshin Tigers 0 – Yomiuri Giants 2 (April 29, 2012)

by on Apr.29, 2012 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hanshin Tigers vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome - 14:00
Announced Starters: Minoru Iwata (HAN) 1-3, 5.24 - Tetsuya Utsumi (YOM) 1-3, 2.43

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

Attendance: 45164 | Yomiuri leads series, 3-2-0 | Time: 2:41

Hanshin

Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 4th, 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Murton, Matt 0-for-4 1: G4, 3: E5, 5: G4, 7: F5
(2B) Hirano, Keiichi 2-for-4 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 6: G4, 8: G6
(SS) Toritani, Takashi 2-for-4 1: F4, 3: F4, 6: 1B, 8: 1B
(3B) Arai, Takahiro 1-for-4 1: F8, 3: SO, 6: 1B, 8: G5
(LF) Kanemoto, Tomoaki 2-for-3 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 6: BB, 8: F4
LF Fujikawa, Shunsuke 0-for-0  
(1B) Jojima, Kenji 0-for-4 2: SO, 4: DP, 6: DP, 9: G3
(CF) Maeda, Yamato 1-for-3 2: G5, 4: SO, 7: 1B
PH Shibata, Kohei 0-for-1 9: G5
(C) Okazaki, Taichi 0-for-2 2: G6, 5: F7, 7: S1
PH Brazell, Craig 0-for-1 9: SO
(P) Iwata, Minoru 0-for-2 3: G3, 5: G5
PH Sekimoto, Kentaro 0-for-1 7: G6
P Tsutsui, Kazuya 0-for-0  
P Enokida, Daiki 0-for-0  

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Iwata, Minoru, L 6 78 23 23 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.447
Tsutsui, Kazuya 1 18 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Enokida, Daiki 1 26 7 1 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0.794
  8 122 34 28 7 0 4 3 1 1 0 0 2 2  

Yomiuri

Hitting (LOB: 8, DPs in: 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Chono, Hisayoshi 0-for-3, 1 R 1: G4, 3: G6, 5: G6, 8: BB
(2B) Terauchi, Takayuki 0-for-3 1: G6, 3: F8, 5: G4, 8: HBP
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 0-for-3 1: G6, 3: G5, 6: F9, 8: S1
(C) Abe, Shinnosuke 2-for-3, 1 R 2: 1B, 4: G6, 6: 1B, 8: BB
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 1-for-3, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: F9, 6: DP, 8: S7
(1B-RF) Takahashi, Yoshinobu 1-for-3 2: F4, 4: 1B, 7: G4, 8: IBB
(LF) Bowker, John 1-for-3 2: SO, 4: 1B, 7: F4
PH-1B Ogasawara, Michihiro 0-for-1 8: F6
(RF) Kajimae, Ryuichi 2-for-3, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: SO, 7: 2B
1B-LF Kamei, Yoshiyuki 0-for-0  
(P) Utsumi, Tetsuya 0-for-2 2: G6, 5: SO
PH Tani, Yoshitomo 0-for-1 7: SO
P Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 0-for-0  
P Nishimura, Kentaro 0-for-0  

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Utsumi, Tetsuya, W 7 99 28 26 7 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.964
Yamaguchi, Tetsuya, H 1 12 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Nishimura, Kentaro, S 1 12 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.964
  9 123 35 33 8 0 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0  

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Notes

Hanshin: Iwata is now 0-5 in his last seven starts against the Giants (going back to last year). ... The Tigers suffered their third shutout loss of the year.  They also dropped their fourth straight game at Tokyo Dome (going back to last season.

Yomiuri: Utsumi celebrated his thirtieth birthday today.  He has won his last three starts against the Tigers (going back to last year). ... Nishimura saved his fifth game of the year. ... The Giants picked up their second shutout victory of the year and their first shutout victory against Hanshin since August 4, 2011.  They are now 5-0-1 over their last six games at Tokyo Dome.  The special orange alternate uniforms were worn during the game.