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Chiba Lotte Marines 6 – Orix Buffaloes 1 (May 3, 2012)

by on May.03, 2012 @ 4:03 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Chiba Lotte Marines vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 13:00
Announced Starters: Shunsuke Watanabe (LOT) 0-1, 4.09 - Evan MacLane (ORI) 2-1, 3.60

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Lotte 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 1 6 14 1
Orix 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 1

Attendance: 32457 | Orix leads series, 3-2-0 | Time: 2:44

Lotte

Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 1st, 2nd, 5th, 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF-RF) Kiyota, Ikuhiro 2-for-4, 2 R 1: 1B, 3: G4, 5: 1B, 7: F9, 9: BB
(SS) Nemoto, Shunichi 2-for-3, 1 R 1: S1, 3: SO, 5: BB, 7: 1B, 9: 1B
(DH) Iguchi, Tadahito 3-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 1B, 4: F8, 5: 1B, 7: SO, 9: 1B
(LF) Omura, Saburo 2-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: BB, 4: 2B, 5: 1B, 7: SO, 9: SO
CF Okada, Yoshifumi 0-for-0  
(RF-LF) Kakunaka, Katsuya 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: DP, 4: G5, 5: 1B, 8: SO
(C) Satozaki, Tomoya 2-for-4, 1 RBI 2: 1B (BrO), 4: 2B, 5: DP, 8: SO
(3B) Imae, Toshiaki 1-for-4 2: F7, 4: G1, 6: 1B, 8: F8
(1B) Omatsu, Shoitsu 1-for-4, 1 R 2: L4, 5: 1B, 6: DP, 9: F8
1B Heiuchi, Hisao 0-for-0  
(2B) Hayasaka, Keisuke 0-for-3 3: G1, 5: S1, 6: G6, 9: G6

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Watanabe, Shunsuke, W 8 101 32 31 7 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2.842
Masuda, Naoya 1 11 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.350
  9 112 35 34 7 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1  

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 7, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Sakaguchi, Tomotaka 0-for-4 1: F3, 3: F9, 6: G1, 8: F9
(SS) Obiki, Keiji 1-for-4 1: F7, 3: F8, 6: 1B, 8: F9
(2B) Goto, Mitsutaka 3-for-3, 1 R 1: HBP (SB), 4: 1B (CS), 6: 1B, 8: 2B
(1B) Lee, Dae-Ho 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: G4, 4: F7, 6: F8, 8: 1B
(3B) Baldiris, Aarom 0-for-4 2: G6, 4: F7, 6: F6, 8: F8
(DH) Kitagawa, Hirotoshi 0-for-4 2: G6, 4: F8, 7: F9, 9: F4
(RF) Kajimoto, Yusuke 1-for-4 2: G1, 5: F6, 7: 2B, 9: G4
(C) Saito, Toshio 1-for-2 3: 1B, 5: SO
PH-C Hidaka, Takeshi 0-for-2 7: F8, 9: F8
(LF) Moriyama, Makoto 0-for-3 3: G6 (SB), 5: G4, 7: G1

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
MacLane, Evan, L 41/3 66 18 15 6 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 1 3.375
Katsuki, Ryota 0/3 11 4 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 10.800
Kaida, Tomoyuki 22/3 28 9 9 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.160
Furukawa, Shuichi 1 13 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.000
Sato, Tatsuya 1 25 6 5 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 19.286
  9 143 40 35 14 0 6 3 0 2 0 0 6 5  

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Notes

The Buffaloes hosted Kids Day at Kyocera Dome.  Child actor Fuku Suzuki threw out the ceremonial first pitch where the number twenty-nine.  Suzuki also performed the Marumo dance with one hundred pre-selected kids before the game.

Lotte: S. Watanabe is now 3-0 in his last three starts at Kyocera Dome (going back to last season).  He also became the 166th player in NPB history to reach the 1,500 innings pitched milestone (he reached it in 5th inning with two out). ... Iguchi picked up his fourth three or more hit game of the year.  This was also his first game as a DH since August 14, 2009.

Orix: Coming into today's game, MacLane was 3-0 in four starts against Lotte. ... The Buffaloes' three-game winning streak came to an end.