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Hanshin Tigers 2 – Yomiuri Giants 3 (July 8, 2012)

by on Jul.08, 2012 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hanshin Tigers vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome - 14:00
Announced Starters: Yuya Ando (HAN) 3-5, 3.22 - Dennis Houlton (YOM) 5-6, 3.33

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

Attendance: 44494 | Yomiuri leads series, 8-3-1 | Time: 2:48

Hanshin

Hitting (LOB: 4, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF-LF) Murton, Matt 1-for-4, 1 RBI 1: F9, 3: 1B (CS), 6: G4, 8: SO
(2B-CF) Hirano, Keiichi 0-for-4 1: SO, 4: G6, 6: f7, 9: G6
(SS) Toritani, Takashi 0-for-4 1: G4, 4: SO, 7: F8, 9: F5
(3B) Arai, Takahiro 1-for-4, 1 R 2: F6, 4: G5, 7: SO, 9: 1B
(LF-1B) Arai, Ryota 2-for-3, 1 RBI 2: f2, 5: HBP, 7: 1B, 9: 2B
(1B) Brazell, Craig 1-for-3 2: F8, 5: F7, 7: 1B
PR-2B Uemoto, Hiroki 0-for-0  
PH Asai, Ryo 0-for-1 9: G6
(CF) Maeda, Yamato 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: F7
PH-RF Hiyama, Shinjiro 0-for-1 7: F9
(C) Imanari, Ryota 1-for-3, 1 R 3: 2B, 5: F3, 8: SO
(P) Ando, Yuya 0-for-1 3: F7
P Kato, Kosuke 0-for-0  
PH Shibata, Kohei 0-for-1 6: f5
P Tsuru, Naoto 0-for-0  
P Tsutsui, Kazuya 0-for-0  
PH Sekimoto, Kentaro 0-for-1 8: SO
P Enokida, Daiki 0-for-0  

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Ando, Yuya, L 40/3 63 22 16 8 0 1 1 1 3 0 0 3 3 3.423
Kato, Kosuke 1 21 5 4 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.931
Tsuru, Naoto 11/3 15 4 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.709
Tsutsui, Kazuya 2/3 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.021
Enokida, Daiki 1 13 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.467
  8 120 37 28 9 0 5 3 1 4 0 0 3 3  

Yomiuri

Hitting (LOB: 10, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF-RF) Chono, Hisayoshi 2-for-5, 1 R 1: 1B, 3: 1B, 4: G6, 6: L7, 8: G6
(LF) Tani, Yoshitomo 1-for-3 1: S5, 3: 1B, 4: SO, 6: G6
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 1-for-3, 1 R 1: F9, 3: S5, 5: 1B, 6: SO
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-2, 1 RBI 1: G6, 3: S9, 5: HBP, 7: G1
(C) Abe, Shinnosuke 1-for-4, 1 RBI 2: F7, 3: F9, 5: 2B, 7: G6
(RF) Takahashi, Yoshinobu 1-for-3, 1 R 2: G4, 4: 2B, 5: BB, 7: F7
P Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 0-for-0  
P Mathieson, Scott 0-for-0  
(1B) Gonzalez, Edgar 2-for-3 2: 2B, 4: 1B (BrO), 5: SO, 8: BB
(2B) Furuki, Shigeyuki 1-for-1, 1 RBI 2: BB, 4: 1B
PH Yano, Kenji 0-for-1 5: SO
2B Terauchi, Takayuki 0-for-0 8: S5
(P) Houlton, Dennis 0-for-2 2: G4, 4: S1, 5: SO
CF Suzuki, Takahiro 0-for-1 8: F9

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Houlton, Dennis, W 7 83 25 24 4 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 3.142
Yamaguchi, Tetsuya, H 1 18 3 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.213
Mathieson, Scott, S 1 15 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.800
  9 116 33 32 6 0 7 0 1 0 0 0 2 2  

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Notes

Mountain climber Hirotaka Takeuchi threw out the ceremonial first pitch.

Hanshin: Ando lost his second straight start and is 3-6 in twelve starts.  He is also 0-6 over his last twelve games (ten starts) against the Giants. ... The Tigers dropped their sixth game in a row.   They are also 0-7-1 over their last eight games at Tokyo Dome.

Yomiuri: Houlton got the win and is 6-6 in thirteen starts. ... Mathieson recorded his seventh save of the year.  This was also his fourth straight appearance in as many games/days. ... The Giants won their fourth straight.  They are also 8-0-1 over their last nine games at Tokyo Dome.  This was their first Hanshin three-game series sweep since 2010 (August 20-22).