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Tokyo Yakult Swallows 11 – Yomiuri Giants 4 (May 15, 2014)

by on May.15, 2014 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yakult Swallows vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome - 18:00
Starters: Kiya, Ryohei (YAK) 2-2, 4.60 - Otake, Kan (YOM) 5-1, 3.86

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yakult 1 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 3 11 17 1
Yomiuri 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 4 8 0

Attendance: 42740 | Time: 3h24m | Yakult leads series, 5-4-0

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 .304 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2B (9)   F6   1B (7) G6   2B (7)  
Hiyane, Wataru CF-LF .297 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 SH2   Ks   G4 1B (6)   F9  
Kawabata, Shingo 3B .333 4 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 G3   Kl   BB   G4   HR (9)
Ueda, Tsuyoshi CF .208 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Balentien, Wladimir LF .296 5 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 Ks     1B (7) Ks   1B (8)   F9
Miwa, Masayoshi 3B .333 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Takai, Yuhei RF .290 5 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1   1B (9)   G6 Ks   HR (9)   1B (9)
Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 1B .323 5 2 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1   HR (7)   2B (9)   1B (9) Ks   1B (8)
Noguchi, Yoshiyuki PR-1B .375 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Araki, Takahiro SS .316 4 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0   Ks   G6   1B (7) G1   BB
Nakamura, Yuhei C .359 4 1 2 4 1 1 0 0 0 0   G4   BB   2B (8)   Ks 1B (7)
Kiya, Ryohei P .222 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0   Kl   F9   SH3      
Morioka, Ryosuke PH .436 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0               G4  
Iwahashi, Keiji P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Matsumoto, Yuichi PH .345 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                 DP(5)
Kyuko, Kentaro P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
  .288 40 11 17 11 9 3 2 1 1 3  

BATTING
HR: Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro (5, 2nd inning off Otake, Kan, one on); Takai, Yuhei (7, 7th inning off Takagi, Kyosuke, one on); Kawabata, Shingo (5, 9th inning off Tsuchida, Mizuki, none on)
LOB: 7

BASERUNNING
SB: Yamada, Tetsuto (5th)

FIELDING
DP: 0
E: Araki, Takahiro (4th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kiya, Ryohei, W 6 3 2 0 7.0 111 31 28 6 0 5 2 1 0 1 0 2 2 4.226
Iwahashi, Keiji 1 0 0 0 1.0 15 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Kyuko, Kentaro 18 1 0 0 1.0 16 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 7.839
          9.0 142 39 36 8 0 7 2 1 0 1 0 4 4  

Yomiuri Giants

Hitters

  AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Kataoka, Yasuyuki 2B .294 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 L1   F8 G5     1B (8)   G3
Matsumoto, Tetsuya CF .316 5 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1B (9)   Ks   G3   Ks   G4
Sakamoto, Hayato SS .297 5 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Ks   2B (7)   2B (9)   F9   G6
Cepeda, Frederich LF .333 3 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 G4   1B (9)   BB   Ks    
Abe, Shinnosuke C .228 4 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0   Ks G4   G4     Ks  
Sanematsu, Kazunari C .182 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Murata, Shuichi 3B .261 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   G6   E6 F8     Ks  
Lopez, Jose 1B .248 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0   BB   HBP   F9   F7  
Chono, Hisayoshi RF .283 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1B (9)   G5   F9     1B (9)
Otake, Kan P .294 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   G3   G1          
Kasahara, Shoki P .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Yokogawa, Fuminori PH .000 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0           L4      
Takagi, Kyosuke P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Tsuchida, Mizuki P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Katsuki, Ryota P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Ota, Taishi PH .286 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0                 2B (9)
  .278 36 4 8 4 7 3 0 0 0 0  

BATTING
LOB: 8

FIELDING
DP: 1 (Murata, Shuichi-Lopez, Jose in the 9th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Otake, Kan, L 8 5 2 0 5.0+ 112 26 23 9 1 7 2 0 1 1 0 6 6 4.561
Kasahara, Shoki 14 0 0 1 1.0 9 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2.893
Takagi, Kyosuke 13 0 0 0 1.0 23 5 5 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 7.816
Tsuchida, Mizuki 2 0 0 0 1.1 40 10 9 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 15.429
Katsuki, Ryota 13 1 0 0 0.2 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.459
          9.0 188 45 40 17 3 9 3 0 2 1 0 11 11  

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Notes

Yakult: The Swallows recorded their first three-game series sweep of the season. ... Kiya won for the first time in three starts. ... Yamada picked up his fifth modasho of the year; Yuhei his fourth; and Hatakeyama his sixth modasho and first four-hit game since June 27, 2012.

Yomiuri: The Giants dropped their fourth straight game.  This was the second time they were swept in a three-game series. ... Otake's personal four-game winning streak ended with his first loss in six starts since his last loss on April 6.  This was his first start against the Swallows this year. ... Cepeda made his NPB debut.  He picked up his first hit and first RBI in the 3rd. ... Kataoka's hit in the 7th was the 1,000th of his career.