Welcome to Yakyubaka.com

Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 1 – Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 4 (August 4, 2012)

by on Aug.04, 2012 @ 4:03 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles vs Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters @ Sapporo Dome - 14:00
Announced Starters: Kelvin Jimenez (RAK) 5-7, 3.04 - Mitsuo Yoshikawa (HAM) 7-4, 2.15

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Rakuten 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 1
Nippon Ham 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 X 4 9 0

Attendance: 35992 | Nippon Ham leads series, 7-6-1 | Time: 2:49

Rakuten

Hitting (LOB: 3, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(CF) Hijirisawa, Ryo 0-for-4 1: G6, 3: SO, 6: f5, 8: G4
(2B) Akaminai, Ginji 2-for-4, 1 RBI 1: 2B, 4: G3, 6: 1B, 9: G4
(SS) Matsui, Kazuo 0-for-4 1: SO, 4: SO, 6: F8, 9: SO
(3B) Masuda, Shintaro 0-for-4 1: F8, 4: SO, 7: F9, 9: SO
(DH) Harper, Brett 1-for-3 2: SO, 5: SO, 7: 2B
PR-DH Nakashima, Toshiya 0-for-0  
(1B) Sadaoka, Takuma 0-for-3 2: G6, 5: SO, 7: SO
(RF) Makida, Akihisa 0-for-3 2: f5, 5: SO, 7: F9
(C) Shima, Motohiro 1-for-3, 1 R 3: SO, 6: 2B, 8: F9
(LF) Tsuchiya, Teppei 0-for-2 3: G1, 6: S3, 8: F8

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Jimenez, Kelvin, L 6 100 27 24 6 0 5 3 0 0 1 0 2 2 3.041
Heuser, Jim 2/3 9 5 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 3.857
Koyama, Shinichiro 11/3 24 5 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.204
  8 133 37 34 9 1 6 3 0 0 1 0 4 4  

Nippon Ham

Hitting (LOB: 9, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Tanaka, Kensuke 1-for-3 1: BB, 3: BB, 5: 1B, 7: F8, 8: F4
(3B) Koyano, Eiichi 1-for-4, 1 R 1: SO, 3: F6, 5: SO, 7: 1B
(RF) Itoi, Yoshio 0-for-4 1: G3, 3: G1, 5: G3, 7: f2
(LF) Nakata, Sho 1-for-4, 1 R, 2 RBI 1: SO, 4: F9, 6: F7, 7: HR
(1B) Inaba, Atsunori 1-for-4 2: G5, 4: 1B, 6: SO, 7: E4
(CF) Yang, Dai-Kang 1-for-4, 1 R 2: f3, 4: G4, 6: 1B (SB), 7: SO
(DH) Hoffpauir, Micah 0-for-3, 1 R 2: G4, 4: G4, 6: BB, 8: F9
(C) Tsuruoka, Shinya 0-for-2 3: SO, 5: G6
PH Nishikawa, Haruki 1-for-1, 2 RBI 6: 2B
C Ono, Shota 1-for-1 8: 1B
(SS) Kaneko, Makoto 2-for-4 3: 1B, 5: 1B, 6: G5, 8: F7
SS Nakashima, Takuya 0-for-0  

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yoshikawa, Mitsuo, W 7 116 25 24 4 0 10 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 2.090
Masui, Hirotoshi, H 1 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.700
Takeda, Hisashi, S 1 11 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.970
  9 136 31 30 4 0 12 0 0 1 0 0 1 1  

===

Notes

Model Kumiko Funayama threw out the ceremonial first pitch.

HR: HAM: Nakata (13, one on, off Heuser).

Rakuten: The Eagles are now 0-8-1 since their last victory on July 17 (vs Lotte). ... Jimenez took the loss and is 5-8 in sixteen starts.  His personal winning streak ended at three.  He is also 0-4 in six starts against the Lions over his career.

Nippon Ham: The Fighters won their second straight.  They are also 5-0-2 over their last seven game at Sapporo Dome. ... Yoshikawa got the victory and is 8-4 in seventeen starts.  He stopped a personal two-game losing streak with his first victory in six starts since his last win on June 14 (vs Yomiuri).  He struck out a season high ten batters. ... H. Takeda recorded his sixteenth save of the year. ... Nakata homered in his second straight game.