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Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 5 – Orix Buffaloes 0 (August 17, 2012)

by on Aug.17, 2012 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Fukuoka Softbank Hawks vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00
Announced Starters: Yao-Hsun Yang (SOF) 0-0, 0.00 - Nobuyoshi Yamada (ORI)

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Softbank 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 5 10 0
Orix 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0

Attendance: 17671 | Softbank leads series, 9-5-2 | Time: 2:47

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 7, DPs in: 4th, 5th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 1-for-4 1: G5, 3: F8, 5: S5, 6: 1B, 9: G6
(SS) Imamiya, Kenta 2-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: G5, 5: 2B, 7: G6, 9: 1B
(LF) Uchikawa, Seiichi 2-for-5, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: G5, 4: 1B, 5: 2B, 7: G4, 9: G5
(DH) Pena, Wily Mo 4-for-4, 2 R, 3 RBI 2: HR, 4: HR, 5: 1B, 7: 2B
(RF) Tamura, Hitoshi 0-for-4 2: G6, 4: F7, 5: DP, 7: G5
(1B) Allen, Brandon 0-for-3 2: SO, 4: BB, 6: SO, 8: SO
(CF) Yanagita, Yuki 1-for-3 2: SO, 4: 1B, 6: HBP (BrO), 8: SO
(3B) Lee, Tu-Hsuan 0-for-2 3: BB, 4: DP, 6: BB, 8: G4
3B Kaneko, Keisuke 0-for-0  
(C) Hosokawa, Toru 0-for-2, 1 R 3: S1, 5: BB, 6: SO, 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yang, Yao-Hsun, W 9 103 29 28 3 0 10 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.000
  9 103 29 28 3 0 10 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 2, DPs in: 6th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Scales, Bobby 2-for-4 1: 1B (BrO), 3: SO, 6: 1B, 9: F6
(CF) Kawabata, Takayoshi 0-for-3 1: S1, 3: SO, 6: DP, 9: SO
(3B) Baldiris, Aarom 0-for-3 1: G6, 4: SO, 7: G6
(1B) Lee, Dae-Ho 0-for-3 1: SO, 4: G6, 7: F8
(LF) Okada, Takahiro 0-for-3 2: G3, 4: G6, 7: SO
(DH) Takahashi, Shinji 0-for-3 2: G5, 5: G5, 8: F4
(2B) Goto, Mitsutaka 0-for-3 2: SO, 5: F4, 8: F8
(C) Saito, Toshio 0-for-3 3: G3, 5: SO, 8: G6
(SS) Obiki, Keiji 1-for-3 3: 1B (SB), 6: SO, 9: SO

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yamada, Nobuyoshi, L 41/3 74 19 14 4 2 3 3 0 2 1 0 4 4 8.308
Katsuki, Ryota 2/3 11 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.459
Furukawa, Shuichi 2 39 9 7 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.105
Nakayama, Shinya 2 21 7 7 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.775
  9 145 39 32 10 2 8 4 1 2 1 0 5 5  

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Notes

HR: SOF: Pena 2 (17, none on, off Yamada; one on, off Yamada).

Softbank: Softbank won their third straight.  This was also their fifteen shutout victory of the year. ... Yang got the win and is 1-0 in three games (two starts) this year.  This was the first shutout of his Ichi-gun career. ... Pena recorded his seventh modasho (fourth this month) and second four-hit game of the year (his first came on April 19 vs Orix).  This was also his third two-homer game of the season (second when the home runs came in back-to-back at bats).

Orix: The Buffaloes are 0-3-1 since their last victory on August 12 (vs Lotte).  They suffered their eighth shutout loss of the season. ... Yamada made his first start since September 5, 2010 and recorded the first decision -- a loss -- of his Ichi-gun career (two games).