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Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 2 – Saitama Seibu Lions 6 (August 19, 2012)

by on Aug.19, 2012 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles vs Saitama Seibu Lions @ Seibu Dome - 17:00
Announced Starters: Masahiro Tanaka (RAK) 6-3, 2.19 - Jun Yamamoto (SEI) 0-0, 10.12

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Rakuten 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 4 0
Seibu 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 X 6 14 1

Attendance: 27482 | Seibu leads series, 9-6-1 | Time: 3:00

Rakuten

Hitting (LOB: 5, DPs in: 2nd)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(SS) Matsui, Kazuo 0-for-4 1: F9, 2: DP, 5: F8, 8: F9
SS Nishimura, Wataru 0-for-0  
(2B-3B) Akaminai, Ginji 0-for-3 1: BB, 3: E6, 5: L3, 8: SO
(3B-1B) Masuda, Shintaro 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 1: SO, 3: 1B, 5: F9, 8: HR
(1B) Fernandez, Jose 0-for-2 1: BB, 3: f2, 6: SO
2B Fujita, Kazuya 0-for-1 8: SO
(DH) Harper, Brett 0-for-4 1: G4, 3: SO, 6: F8, 9: SO
(RF) Makida, Akihisa 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: HR, 3: F7, 6: SO, 9: G1
(C) Shima, Motohiro 1-for-2 2: 1B, 4: G4
PH-C Okajima, Takero 0-for-2 7: G3, 9: SO
(LF) Tsuchiya, Teppei 0-for-2 2: S5, 4: G3, 7: F7
(CF) Enomoto, Aoi 0-for-2 2: BB, 4: G4, 7: G4

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Tanaka, Masahiro, L 50/3 77 24 22 10 0 5 1 0 1 0 0 6 6 2.571
Heuser, Jim 1 12 5 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 3.259
Kato, Daisuke 1 17 4 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.867
Katayama, Hiroshi 1 27 6 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.500
  8 133 39 32 14 0 5 4 0 3 2 0 6 6  

Seibu

Hitting (LOB: 9, DPs in: 1st)

Pos Player Name Performance Results
(LF) Kuriyama, Takumi 2-for-4 1: 1B, 3: SO, 5: SO, 6: BB, 8: 1B
(CF) Akiyama, Shogo 1-for-5, 1 R 1: DP, 4: SO, 6: 1B, 6: F7, 8: f2
(3B) German, Esteban 2-for-5, 2 R, 1 RBI 1: G5, 4: 2B, 6: 2B, 7: G6, 8: G4
(1B) Nakamura, Takeya 2-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI 2: 2B, 4: BB (BrO), 6: 1B, 7: F6
1B Uemoto, Tatsuyuki 0-for-0  
(DH) Carter, Chris 1-for-3, 1 R 2: F7, 4: F8, 6: 2B, 7: BB
PR-DH Takayama, Hisashi 0-for-0 7: (BrO)
(2B) Asamura, Hideto 3-for-4, 1 R, 3 RBI 2: SO, 4: 2B, 6: 1B, 7: 2B
(RF) Osaki, Yutaro 2-for-3 2: L5, 5: 2B, 6: S5, 8: 1B
(C) Sumitani, Ginjiro 1-for-3, 1 RBI 3: F1, 5: S1, 6: 1B, 8: G5
(SS) Nagae, Kyohei 0-for-1 3: G6
PH Ortiz, Jose 0-for-1 5: SO
SS Onizaki, Yuji 0-for-0 6: S1, 8: BB

Pitching

Player Name IP NP PA AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Yamamoto, Jun 5 83 21 17 3 1 2 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 4.696
Togame, Ken, W 3 41 10 10 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.483
Okamoto, Atsushi 1 13 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.737
  9 137 34 30 4 2 8 3 0 1 0 0 2 2  

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Notes

HR: RAK: Makida (5, none on, off Yamamoto), Masuda (5, none on, off Togame).

Rakuten: Rakuten lost its third straight game.  They are also 0-6-1 over their last seven games against the Lions.  This was their fiftieth loss of the season. ... Tanaka took the loss and is 6-4 in fifteen starts.  He is now 0-2 in five stars since his last victory on July 13 (vs Nippon Ham).  Kuriyam was Tanaka's 1,000th career strikeout victim.

Seibu: The Lions are 6-0-1 since their last loss on August 11 (vs Nippon Ham). ... Yamamoto got the first Ichi-gun start of his career. ... Togame got the win in relief and is 3-0 in twenty-three games. ... Akiyama extended his hitting streak to twelve games. ... Asamura recorded his second modasho of the year.