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Hanshin Tigers 0 – Chunichi Dragons 6 (July 25, 2012)

by on Jul.25, 2012 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hanshin Tigers vs Chunichi Dragons @ Nagoya Dome - 18:00
Announced Starters: Randy Messenger (HAN) 5-8, 3.02 - Kazuki Yoshimi (CHU) 6-4, 2.25

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hanshin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2
Chunichi 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 X 6 12 0

Attendance: 28352 | Chunichi leads series, 9-3-1 | Time: 3:19

Hanshin

Hitting (LOB: 5, DPs in: 7th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Toritani, Takashi 0-for-4 1: F7, 3: G6, 5: SO, 8: F8
(CF) Maeda, Yamato 0-for-3 1: G4, 4: G6, 6: G1
PH Brazell, Craig 0-for-1 8: F8
P Watanabe, Ryo 0-for-0  
(3B) Arai, Ryota 0-for-3 1: BB, 4: L5, 6: F3, 9: G4
(1B) Arai, Takahiro 1-for-4 1: L4, 4: F6, 6: 1B, 9: G5
(LF) Kanemoto, Tomoaki 0-for-4 2: F7, 5: F7, 6: F8, 9: F9
(RF) Murton, Matt 2-for-3 2: 1B (CS), 5: 2B, 7: F8
(2B) Hirano, Keiichi 1-for-2 2: F4, 5: BB, 7: 1B
(C) Komiyama, Shinji 0-for-2 3: G6, 5: G5
PH-C Imanari, Ryota 0-for-1 7: DP
(P) Messenger, Randy 0-for-1 3: SO, 5: BB
P Kato, Kosuke 0-for-0  
P Tsuru, Naoto 0-for-0  
P Kojima, Tatsuya 0-for-0  
PH-CF Shibata, Kohei 0-for-1 8: G3

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Messenger, Randy, L 41/3 93 23 19 7 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 4 3 3.140
Kato, Kosuke 1/3 7 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.421
Tsuru, Naoto 11/3 28 6 5 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.421
Kojima, Tatsuya 1 19 5 4 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.455
Watanabe, Ryo 1 31 8 6 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 2.605
  8 178 44 35 12 0 6 7 1 0 0 0 6 5  

Chunichi

Hitting (LOB: 14, DPs in: 2nd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Oshima, Yohei 2-for-4, 2 R 1: L4, 3: 1B (CS), 5: 1B, 6: f5, 8: BB
(RF) Donoue, Takehiro 0-for-3 1: F8, 3: SO, 5: E6
PR-RF Nomoto, Kei 1-for-1, 2 R 6: BB, 8: 1B
(LF) Wada, Kazuhiro 3-for-5, 2 R, 2 RBI 1: E5, 4: 2B, 5: 3B, 6: 1B, 8: F8
LF Matsui, Yusuke 0-for-0  
(1B) Yamasaki, Takeshi 0-for-3, 1 RBI 1: SO, 4: G6, 5: S7, 6: G6
2B-3B Yanagida, Shigeo 1-for-1, 1 RBI 8: 1B
(SS) Ibata, Hirokazu 2-for-5, 1 RBI 2: G5, 4: F9, 5: 2B, 7: F5, 8: 1B
(3B-1B) Morino, Masahiko 2-for-3, 1 RBI 2: 1B, 4: 1B, 5: F8, 7: HBP, 8: BB
(C) Tanishige, Motonobu 1-for-2 2: BB, 4: BB, 5: BB, 7: 1B, 8: f3
(2B-3B) Donoue, Naomichi 0-for-3 2: DP, 4: BB, 5: SO, 7: SO
PH Takahashi, Shuhei 0-for-1 8: G3
2B Iwasaki, Tatsuro 0-for-0  
(P) Yoshimi, Kazuki 0-for-4 3: G3, 4: G4, 6: SO, 7: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yoshimi, Kazuki, W 9 115 32 29 4 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.000
  9 115 32 29 4 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0  

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Notes

Twenty junior high school students from Rikuzentakata were invited to the game.  One of the twenty threw out the ceremonial first pitch.

Hanshin: The Tigers are 0-4-1 since they last won on July 14 (vs Yakult).  They were also handed their eleventh shutout loss of the year.  Hanshin has not managed to win a game at Nagoya Dome this year: 0-6-1. ... Messenger took the loss and is 5-9 in eighteen starts. ... R. Arai batted third for the first time since October 7, 2007.  Toritani batted first for the first time since May 22.

Chunichi: The Dragons won their second straight and recorded their sixteenth shutout victory of the season. ... Yoshimi got the win and is 7-4 in eleven starts.  He is undefeated at Nagoya Dome so far this season (6-0, 6 GS).  This was also his first shutout of the year (eleventh of his career). ... Wada recorded his fourth modasho of the year, first since May 27 (vs Softbank).