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Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 4 – Orix Buffaloes 1 (August 18, 2012)

by on Aug.18, 2012 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Fukuoka Softbank Hawks vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00
Announced Starters: Kenji Otonari (SOF) 10-4, 1.82 - Satoshi Komatsu (ORI) 2-2, 2.75

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

Attendance: 22184 | Softbank leads series, 10-5-2 | Time: 2:56

Softbank

Hitting (LOB: 4, DP: 0)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(2B) Honda, Yuichi 3-for-4, 3 R 1: 1B (SB), 3: 2B, 6: 1B, 7: SO
(3B-1B) Akashi, Kenji 0-for-4 1: G3, 3: SO, 6: G3, 8: G6
(LF) Uchikawa, Seiichi 4-for-4, 1 R, 3 RBI 1: 2B, 3: 1B (BrO), 6: 2B, 8: 1B
(DH) Pena, Wily Mo 0-for-2 1: G1, 4: G6
PH-DH Tamura, Hitoshi 0-for-2 6: G5, 8: SO
(RF) Hasegawa, Yuya 0-for-3 1: F7, 4: G4, 6: BB, 8: G1
(1B) Allen, Brandon 1-for-4, 1 RBI 2: F7, 4: F9, 6: 1B, 9: SO
3B Kaneko, Keisuke 0-for-0  
(CF) Yanagita, Yuki 0-for-4 2: G4, 5: G3, 6: G6, 9: SO
(SS) Imamiya, Kenta 0-for-4 2: SO, 5: F8, 7: G3, 9: G4
(C) Takaya, Hiroaki 0-for-3 3: SO, 5: F7, 7: G4
C Yamazaki, Katsuki 0-for-0  

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Otonari, Kenji, W 8 111 27 27 4 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.782
Okajima, Hideki, S 1 17 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
  9 128 30 30 4 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1 1  

Orix

Hitting (LOB: 2, DPs in: 7th)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(RF) Scales, Bobby 0-for-4 1: SO, 3: G6, 6: F7, 9: SO
(CF) Kawabata, Takayoshi 1-for-4 1: G6, 4: F9, 7: 1B, 9: G5
(3B) Baldiris, Aarom 0-for-4 1: SO, 4: G5, 7: F8, 9: G6
(1B) Lee, Dae-Ho 0-for-3 2: F8, 4: SO, 7: DP
(LF) Okada, Takahiro 2-for-3, 1 R 2: 1B (SB), 5: SO, 8: 2B
(DH) Takahashi, Shinji 0-for-3 2: G4, 5: G6, 8: F9
(SS) Obiki, Keiji 0-for-2 2: SO, 5: G5
PH Takehara, Naotaka 0-for-1 8: SO
SS Adachi, Ryoichi 0-for-0  
(C) Ito, Hikaru 0-for-2 3: SO, 6: SO
PH-2B Goto, Mitsutaka 1-for-1, 1 RBI 8: 1B
(2B) Shimada, Takuya 0-for-2 3: F4, 6: G3
PH Nakamura, Issei 0-for-1 8: SO
C Saito, Toshio 0-for-0  

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Komatsu, Satoshi, L 6 90 25 24 7 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 4 3.214
Kaida, Tomoyuki 2 33 7 7 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.880
Nakayama, Shinya 1 8 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.728
  9 131 35 34 8 0 7 1 0 0 0 0 4 4  

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Notes

Actress/talento Rei Okamoto threw out the ceremonial first pitch.

Softbank: The Hawks won their fourth game in a row.  They have also won their last three against the Buffaloes. ... Otonari got the win and improved to 11-4 in eighteen starts.  He has also won his last six straight starts. ... Okajima recorded his first NPB save since 8/15/2006 (vs Seibu). ... Honda recorded his third modasho of the year; Uchikawa picked up his ninth modasho and second four+ hit game of the year. ... Allen notched his first NPB RBI in the 6th inning.

Orix: The Buffaloes are 0-4-1 since their last victory on August 12 (vs Lotte). ... Komatsu took the loss and is 2-3 in fifteen games (four starts). ... Lee is hitless over his last fifteen trips to the plate.