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Hanshin Tigers 0 – Yomiuri Giants 2 (August 8, 2012)

by on Aug.08, 2012 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hanshin Tigers vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome - 18:00
Announced Starters: Yasutomo Kubo (HAN) 3-4, 2.59 - Yuki Koyama (YOM) 0-0, 4.50

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

Attendance: 41317 | Yomiuri leads series, 11-3-3 | Time: 2:36

Hanshin

Hitting (LOB: 3, DPs in: 2nd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Hirano, Keiichi 0-for-2 1: SO, 3: SO
PH-2B Maeda, Yamato 0-for-2 6: G6, 9: SO
(CF) Fujikawa, Shunsuke 2-for-4 1: 1B, 4: G5, 6: 1B (CS), 9: G6
(SS) Toritani, Takashi 0-for-4 1: SO, 4: F8, 6: SO, 9: G4
(1B) Arai, Takahiro 0-for-3 1: G5, 4: SO, 7: G4
(LF) Kanemoto, Tomoaki 1-for-2 2: BB, 5: 1B, 7: f3
(RF) Murton, Matt 0-for-3 2: DP, 5: F9, 7: G5
(3B) Arai, Ryota 0-for-3 2: G6, 5: G5, 8: F8
(C) Fujii, Akihito 0-for-1 3: G1, 5: BB
PH-C Imanari, Ryota 0-for-1 8: SO
(P) Kubo, Yasutomo 0-for-2 3: G4, 5: F4
PH Ito, Hayata 0-for-1 8: F8
P Tsuru, Naoto 0-for-0  

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kubo, Yasutomo, L 7 109 25 24 5 0 7 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 2.591
Tsuru, Naoto 1 16 5 3 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.174
  8 125 30 27 6 0 8 2 0 1 0 0 2 2  

Yomiuri

Hitting (LOB: 4, DPs in: 3rd, 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Chono, Hisayoshi 2-for-3, 1 R 1: SO, 3: 1B, 6: 1B, 8: BB
(CF) Matsumoto, Tetsuya 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: 2B, 3: DP, 6: 2B, 8: F9
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato 1-for-2, 1 RBI 1: BB, 4: F7, 6: 1B
SS Terauchi, Takayuki 0-for-1 8: SO
(C) Abe, Shinnosuke 0-for-3 1: SO, 4: G4, 6: DP
P Fukuda, Satoshi 0-for-0  
P Nishimura, Kentaro 0-for-0  
P Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 0-for-0  
(3B) Murata, Shuichi 0-for-3 1: SO, 4: G5, 7: F7
(LF) Takahashi, Yoshinobu 0-for-3 2: SO, 5: G6, 7: F8
(1B) Ishii, Yoshihito 0-for-3 2: SO, 5: F7, 7: F6
(2B) Furuki, Shigeyuki 1-for-3 2: G4, 5: G1, 8: 1B
PR-2B Fujimura, Daisuke 0-for-0  
(P) Koyama, Yuki 0-for-1 3: SO
P Takagi, Yasunari 0-for-0  
PH Yano, Kenji 0-for-1 6: SO
C Sanematsu, Kazunari 0-for-0 8: S1

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Koyama, Yuki 5 64 18 16 2 0 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2.000
Takagi, Yasunari, W 1 12 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.174
Fukuda, Satoshi, H 1 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.095
Nishimura, Kentaro, H 1 10 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.554
Yamaguchi, Tetsuya, S 1 10 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.494
  9 105 30 28 3 0 7 2 0 0 1 0 0 0  

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Notes

Hanshin: The Tigers are 0-5-1 since their last victory on August 1 (vs Yakult).  They were handed fourteenth shutout loss of the season.  They are also 0-6-2 at Tokyo Dome this year and 0-10-1 over their last eleven road games. ... Kubo took the loss and is 3-5 in twelve games (ten starts). ... Toritani's hitting streak ended at eleven games.

Yomiuri: The Giants are 4-0-1 since their last loss on August 2 (vs Chunichi).  They recorded their thirteen shutout victory of the year.  They are also 7-0-2 over their last nine game against the Tigers.  ... Y. Takagi got the win in relief and is 2-0 in twenty-four games. ... Yamaguchi recorded his fourth save. ... Abe was removed from the game with discomfort in his left leg; Sakamoto fouled a ball off his left calf in the 6th inning and was removed from defense in the top of the 8th; both moves were made as a precaution.