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Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 0 – Yomiuri Giants 6 (May 29, 2014)

by on May.29, 2014 @ 5:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Rakuten Eagles vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome - 18:00
Starters: Karashima, Wataru (RAK) 3-5, 2.54 - Utsumi, Tetsuya (YOM) 0-5, 3.70

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

Attendance: 42822 | Time: 2h58m | Series tied, 1-1-0

Rakuten Eagles

Hitters

  AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hijirisawa, Ryo CF .247 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 G6   F7     Ks   F6  
Kosai, Yusuke 1B .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Fujita, Kazuya 2B .289 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Ks   F7     G5   G1  
Abe, Toshihito 2B .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Okajima, Takero RF .275 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 G3     E6   1B (8)   G6  
Jones, Andruw DH .226 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   BB   G5   1B (7)     F7
Shima, Motohiro C .320 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0   Kb   Kl   G4      
Oyama, Keiji C .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Goto, Mitsutaka PH .159 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0                 Ks
Matsui, Kazuo 3B .250 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   F8     1B (7)   E7   1B (7)
Bowker, John 1B .256 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   G3     DP(4)   1B (7)    
Iwasaki, Tatsuro PR-1B-LF .250 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                 F8
Makida, Akihisa LF-CF .267 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0     G5   BB   G1    
Nishida, Tetsuro SS .247 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0     BB   G3   DP(6)    
Karashima, Wataru P 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Miyagawa, Sho P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
  .250 31 0 5 0 5 3 0 0 0 0  

BATTING
LOB: 7

FIELDING
DP: 0

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Karashima, Wataru, L 10 3 6 0 7.0 112 32 29 9 2 5 3 0 0 0 0 6 6 3.074
Miyagawa, Sho 1 0 0 0 1.0 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
          8.0 121 35 32 9 2 5 3 0 0 0 0 6 6  

Yomiuri Giants

Hitters

  AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Nakai, Daisuke LF .333 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1B (9)   G6   Ks   1B (9)    
Suzuki, Takahiro PR-LF .333 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0                  
Kataoka, Yasuyuki 2B .292 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 F9   1B (8)     F9 F8    
Sakamoto, Hayato SS .299 3 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 Ks     F7   1B (9) IBB    
Cepeda, Frederich DH .189 3 1 1 4 2 1 0 0 0 1 Ks     Ks   BB HR (7)    
Abe, Shinnosuke C .230 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   Ks   G3   G4 G4    
Kobayashi, Seiji C .391 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Ibata, Hirokazu 1B .265 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   G6     1B (6) 2B (7)   L5  
Murata, Shuichi 3B .249 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1   HR (7)     G5 G1   F7  
Chono, Hisayoshi RF .261 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   G5     BB   F8 G4  
Matsumoto, Tetsuya CF .268 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     G5   G1   1B (1)    
Utsumi, Tetsuya P .125 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Yamaguchi, Tetsuya P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Mathieson, Scott P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
  .268 32 6 9 6 5 3 0 2 2 2  

BATTING
HR: Murata, Shuichi (7, 2nd inning off Karashima, Wataru, none on); Cepeda, Frederich (3, 7th inning off Karashima, Wataru, bases loaded)
LOB: 5

BASERUNNING
SB: Nakai, Daisuke (1st), Suzuki, Takahiro (7th)

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Abe, Shinnosuke-Sakamoto, Hayato-Ibata, Hirokazu in the 4th; Kataoka, Yasuyuki-Sakamoto, Hayato-Ibata, Hirokazu in the 5th; Sakamoto, Hayato-Kataoka, Yasuyuki-Ibata, Hirokazu in the 7th)
E: Sakamoto, Hayato (4th), Nakai, Daisuke (7th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Utsumi, Tetsuya, W 10 1 5 0 7.0 106 27 24 4 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.306
Yamaguchi, Tetsuya 18 2 2 1 1.0 8 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.696
Mathieson, Scott 22 2 2 8 1.0 22 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.500
          9.0 136 34 31 5 0 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0  

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Notes

Rakuten: The Eagles four-game winning streak at Tokyo Dome came to an end.  This was sixth shutout loss of the season. ... Karashima is 0-3 in three starts since his last win on May 11.

Yomiuri: The Giants stopped a two-game losing streak against the Eagles.  This was their third shutout victory of the year. ... Utsumi stopped a six-game losing streak with his first win in twelve starts since his last victory on September 17, 2013. ... Murata homered for the first time since May 7. ... Cepeda blasted the first grand slam of his NPB career.  It also ended up his first hit from the right side of the plate. ... Ibata got the start at first for the first time in his career. Sponichi 5/30/2014