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Tokyo Yakult Swallows 5 – Yomiuri Giants 2 (June 22, 2012)

by on Jun.22, 2012 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Tokyo Yakult Swallows vs Yomiuri Giants @ Nagano Olympic Stadium - 18:00
Announced Starters: Katsuki Akagawa (YAK) 4-4, 2.76 - Tetsuya Utsumi (YOM) 6-4, 1.74

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

Attendance: 26025 | Yakult leads series, 6-2-1 | Time: 3:20

Yakult

Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 2nd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Milledge, Lastings 1-for-4 1: BB, 3: SO, 5: G3, 7: F9, 8: 1B
(2B) Tanaka, Hiroyasu 0-for-3 1: S1, 3: G4, 5: BB, 7: SO, 8: F9
(SS) Kawabata, Shingo 0-for-3, 1 R 1: SO, 4: G3, 5: S1, 7: BB, 9: G4
(1B) Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 1-for-5, 1 R 1: G6, 4: F7, 5: F4, 7: 1B, 9: F9
(RF) Balentien, Wladimir 2-for-4, 2 R, 4 RBI 2: BB, 4: HR, 6: L4, 7: HR, 9: SO
(3B) Miyamoto, Shinya 1-for-3, 1 R 2: DP, 4: 1B, 6: SO, 7: BB
(LF) Miyade, Ryuji 3-for-3, 1 RBI 2: 2B, 4: 2B, 6: 1B
PR-LF Matsui, Jun 0-for-1 7: SO
(C) Nakamura, Yuhei 1-for-3 2: f2, 4: IBB, 6: 1B, 8: G4
(P) Akagawa, Katsuki 0-for-3 3: SO, 4: SO, 6: G1
PH Kawamoto, Ryohei 0-for-1 8: G5
P Lim, Chang-Yong 0-for-0  
P Hidaka, Ryo 0-for-0  
P Barnette, Tony 0-for-0  

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Akagawa, Katsuki, W 7 121 27 26 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 2.744
Lim, Chang-Yong 2/3 21 4 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Hidaka, Ryo, H 1/3 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.328
Barnette, Tony, S 1 30 5 4 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.333
  9 178 37 34 8 0 7 3 0 0 0 0 2 2  

Yomiuri

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

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Chono, Hisayoshi 0-for-3 1: F8, 3: G5, 6: BB, 8: BB, 9: F9
(2B) Terauchi, Takayuki 1-for-3 1: 3B, 4: F4, 6: G4
PH-2B Furuki, Shigeyuki 0-for-1 8: DP
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 1-for-4 1: SO, 4: F9, 6: F9, 8: 1B
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 2-for-4, 1 R 1: G6, 4: G1, 7: 2B, 8: 1B
(C) Abe, Shinnosuke 2-for-4, 1 R 2: F6, 5: 1B, 7: 1B, 8: F4
(RF) Takahashi, Yoshinobu 0-for-4, 1 RBI 2: G1, 5: F9, 7: G5, 9: SO
(1B) Gonzalez, Edgar 1-for-3 2: SO, 5: G5, 7: 1B, 9: BB
(LF) Tani, Yoshitomo 1-for-4, 1 RBI 3: SO, 5: SO, 7: G6, 9: 1B
(P) Utsumi, Tetsuya 0-for-1 3: F7
PH Kajimae, Ryuichi 0-for-1 6: G6
P Fukuda, Satoshi 0-for-0  
P Takagi, Kyosuke 0-for-0  
PH Kamei, Yoshiyuki 0-for-1 7: SO
P Takagi, Yasunari 0-for-0  
PH Ogasawara, Michihiro 0-for-1 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Utsumi, Tetsuya, L 6 105 27 21 6 1 5 4 0 2 0 0 2 2 1.827
Fukuda, Satoshi 2/3 20 6 4 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 3 3.484
Takagi, Kyosuke 1/3 6 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.500
Takagi, Yasunari 2 28 7 7 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.149
  9 159 41 33 9 2 8 6 0 2 0 0 5 5  

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Notes

HR: YAK: Balentien 2 (17, none on, off Utsumi; two on, off Fukuda).

Yakult: Akagawa won his second straight start and is 5-4 in 13 starts. ... Barnette recorded his seventeen save. ... This was Balentien's third multi-homer game of the year. ... Tanaka collected the 250th sac hit of his career.

Yomiuri: Utsumi dropped his first game since May 5 (vs Hanshin) and is 6-5 in thirteen starts.  In between losses, he went 4-0 in six starts.  He is also 0-4 over his last six starts against the Swallows. ... The Giants lost their second straight.