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Tokyo Yakult Swallows 9 – Yomiuri Giants 1 (April 30, 2014)

by on Apr.30, 2014 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yakult Swallows vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome - 18:00
Starters: Furuno, Masato (YAK) 0-2, 6.43 - Seddon, Chris (YOM) 2-0, 2.01

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yakult 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 16 0
Yomiuri 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 0

Attendance: 43819 | Time: 3h6m | Yomiuri leads series, 3-2-0

Yakult Swallows

Hitters

  AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Yamada, Tetsuto 2B .291 6 2 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 F7 1B (9) 2B (7)   F9   Ks   HR (7)
Araki, Takahiro SS .182 6 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1B (8) F9 1B (9)   G4   F9   G3
Kawabata, Shingo 3B .295 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1B (8) G4 2B (9)   BB     L3  
Balentien, Wladimir LF .284 4 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1B (7)   F7
BB
  Ks     G6  
Ueda, Tsuyoshi CF .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Iihara, Yasushi RF .250 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 G6   1B (7)
G6
    L1   F7  
Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 1B .364 3 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 BB   1B (7) 1B (7)   BB     F8
Aikawa, Ryoji C .271 5 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 Kl   1B (9) F9   F9     Kl
Noguchi, Yoshiyuki CF-LF .600 5 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   1B (7) 1B (6) F9   Ks     2B (7)
Furuno, Masato P .000 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0   F8 SH2 Kl     Kl    
Roman, Orlando P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Kyuko, Kentaro P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Tanaka, Hiroyasu PH .333 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1                 HR (7)
Carpenter, Chris P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
  .279 42 9 16 8 7 4 1 0 0 2  

BATTING
HR: Tanaka, Hiroyasu (2, 9th inning off Takagi, Kyosuke, one on); Yamada, Tetsuto (4, 9th inning off Takagi, Kyosuke, none on)
LOB: 11

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Araki, Takahiro-Yamada, Tetsuto-Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro in the 1st; Araki, Takahiro-Yamada, Tetsuto-Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro in the 7th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Furuno, Masato, W 5 1 2 0 6.1 89 27 23 5 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 5.268
Roman, Orlando 9 1 0 0 1.1 11 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Kyuko, Kentaro 11 0 0 0 0.1 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.526
Carpenter, Chris 12 0 0 3 1.0 12 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.000
          9.0 118 34 30 5 0 5 3 1 0 0 0 1 1  

Yomiuri Giants

Hitters

  AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Sakamoto, Hayato SS .311 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 BB     G6 G6   DP(6)    
Takagi, Kyosuke P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Kataoka, Yasuyuki 2B .310 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 DP(6)     Ks   F9   Kl  
Chono, Hisayoshi RF-CF .284 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Ks     F9   G1   F4  
Anderson, Leslie LF .378 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   G4     1B (9) 2B (7)   G4  
Matsumoto, Tetsuya LF .375 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Murata, Shuichi 3B .283 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0   G6     Ks BB     L6
Abe, Shinnosuke C .211 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   G5              
Kasahara, Shoki P .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Takahashi, Yoshinobu PH-RF .167 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0         BB G3     Ks
Lopez, Jose 1B .266 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     F8   F9   F7   L5
Hashimoto, Itaru CF .313 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0     G4   1B (9)        
Katsuki, Ryota P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Ibata, Hirokazu PH-SS .278 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0             1B (9)    
Seddon, Chris P .143 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Kobayashi, Seiji C .500 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0     F9   1B (9)   HBP    
  .291 30 1 5 1 5 4 0 0 0 0  

BATTING
LOB: 6

FIELDING
DP: 0

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Seddon, Chris, L 4 2 1 0 2.2 63 19 17 10 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 6 6 3.960
Kasahara, Shoki 9 0 0 1 2.1 45 12 10 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.462
Katsuki, Ryota 8 1 0 0 2.0 32 7 6 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.080
Takagi, Kyosuke 8 0 0 0 2.0 35 9 9 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 8.591
          9.0 175 47 42 16 2 7 4 0 1 1 1 9 9  

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Notes

Yakult: The Swallows stopped a three-game losing streak against the Giants.  They finished April 8-17-0. ... Furuno stopped a personal four-game losing streak with his first win in eight starts since his last victory on August 6, 2013.  He is 1-1 in two starts against the Giants this year. ... Yamada recorded his third modasho of the season; Noguchi notched his first modasho since May 13, 2009 (four hits).

Yomiuri: The Giants' two-game winning streak at Tokyo Dome came to an end.  They finished April 14-10-0. ... Seddon's personal two-game winning streak ended with his first career loss.  He is 0-1 in two starts against the Swallows this season.  He was called for a balk (runners on first and second and one out) and threw a wild pitch (with runners on first and third and one out) in the 3rd inning.  ... Sakamoto's hitting streak ended at twelve.