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Yomiuri Giants 10 – Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 4 (May 23, 2013)

by on May.23, 2013 @ 4:01 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yomiuri Giants vs Rakuten Eagles @ Kleenex Stadium - 18:00
Starters: Houlton, Dennis (YOM) 4-1, 3.60 - Mima, Manabu (RAK) 4-2, 4.26

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yomiuri 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 10 14 1
Rakuten 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 11 1

Attendance: 20405 | Time: 3h39m | Series tied, 1-1-0

Yomiuri Giants

Hitters (LOB: 5, DP: 2)

Pos Player AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
(RF) Chono, Hisayoshi .247 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 HR (7)
F9
    G5     2B (9) F9  
(CF) Matsumoto, Tetsuya .269 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 G5 BB     F7   1B (5) G4  
P Yamaguchi, Tetsuya .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
P Nishimura, Kentaro .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
(SS) Sakamoto, Hayato .303 5 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1B (8) Ks     L4   G5 G4  
(C) Abe, Shinnosuke .280 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 BB F9     1B (7)   F7   1B (7)
PR/C Sanematsu, Kazunari .231 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
(1B) Lopez, Jose .311 5 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1B (6)   2B (7)   Ks   L4   DP
(LF) Kamei, Yoshiyuki .302 4 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1B (8)   F8     BB   2B (7) F8
(3B) Murata, Shuichi .286 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2B (9)   F9     G5   SH1  
PR/CF Suzuki, Takahiro .000 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
(DH) Ogasawara, Michihiro .286 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1B (7)     G6   Ks      
PH/DH Yano, Kenji .286 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0               1B (9)  
PR/DH/2B Fujimura, Daisuke .118 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
(2B) Tateoka, Soichiro .235 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 Ks     Ks   G1      
PH/3B Nakai, Daisuke .235 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1               HR (7)  
(P) Houlton, Dennis .071 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
P Kasahara, Shoki .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
P Takagi, Kyosuke .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
P Mathieson, Scott .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
    .257 38 10 14 10 5 3 1 0 1 2  

Pitchers

  Player G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
  Houlton, Dennis 8 4 1 0 4.0+ 98 22 17 7 0 4 1 2 0 3 0 3 2 3.673
W Kasahara, Shoki 11 2 1 0 1.0 20 4 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 4.154
H Takagi, Kyosuke 15 3 0 0 1.0 16 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.600
H Mathieson, Scott 19 0 2 0 1.0 12 4 4 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.455
  Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 20 1 1 2 1.0 20 5 5 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2.314
  Nishimura, Kentaro 23 2 2 13 1.0 13 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.776
            9.0 179 41 35 11 0 12 2 2 0 4 0 4 3  

Rakuten Eagles

Hitters (LOB: 10, DP: 0)

Pos Player AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
(SS) Matsui, Kazuo .248 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 G4 Ks   SF9   Ks   Ks  
SS Iwasaki, Tatsuro .063 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
(2B) Fujita, Kazuya .288 5 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1B (8)   1B (5) F5   F6   Ks  
(CF) Hijirisawa, Ryo .286 5 1 2 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 Ks   Ks   1B (7)   1B (9)   Ks
(DH) Jones, Andruw .243 3 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1B (8)   HBP   BB   Ks   G4
(3B) McGehee, Casey .322 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 Kl   Fo5   Fo3   Kl   G3
(1B) Akaminai, Ginji .262 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   G4 G4   BB   F8    
(RF) Shimauchi, Hiroaki .250 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   2B (9)   1B (9) Ks        
PH/LF Nakashima, Toshiya .342 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0               2B (7)  
(C) Shima, Motohiro .298 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0   SF8   G4 G6     1B (8)  
(LF) Moriyama, Makoto .293 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0   1B (7)   HBP   Ks      
PH Takasu, Yosuke .170 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0               1B (8)  
PR/RF Okajima, Takero .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
(P) Mima, Manabu .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
P Kikuchi, Yasunori .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
P Katayama, Hiroshi .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
P Heuser, Jim .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
P Kaneto, Norihito .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
    .262 35 4 11 3 12 4 0 2 1 0  

Pitchers

  Player G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
L Mima, Manabu 8 4 3 0 1.0 24 10 9 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 6 6 5.360
  Kikuchi, Yasunori 9 0 4 0 3.2 56 11 10 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.000
  Katayama, Hiroshi 16 2 1 0 1.2 27 9 8 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.492
  Heuser, Jim 8 1 0 0 1.2 25 9 8 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 3 11.118
  Kaneto, Norihito 10 0 0 0 1.0 9 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.320
            9.0 141 42 38 14 2 5 3 0 1 0 0 10 9  

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Notes

Yomiuri: The Giants stopped a three-game losing streak with their four double-digit run game of the year.  The offense scored six runs in the 1st for the first time since July 29, 2009 (vs Chunichi).  Source: Sanspo 5/23/2013 ... Chono recorded a lead-off home run in his second straight game. ... Kamei extended his hitting streak to seven games.

Rakuten: The Eagles' three-game winning streak came to an end.  Their six-game winning streak at Kleenex Stadium also ended. ... Mima took the loss and is 1-2 in four starts this month. ... Hijirisawa has not committed an error since September 22, 2010.  Source: Sports Hochi 5/23/2013 ... Okajima played the outfield for the first time since turning pro.  Source: Nikkan Sports 5/23/2013 ... Shima extended hit hitting streak to seven games; Hijirisawa to five games.