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Tokyo Yakult Swallows 11 – Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 4 (May 31, 2014)

by on May.31, 2014 @ 4:05 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Yakult Swallows vs Softbank Hawks @ YafuOku Dome - 18:00
Starters: Narveson, Chris (YAK) 1-4, 5.09 - Nakata, Kenichi (SOF) 5-2, 3.07

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Yakult 4 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 18 0
Softbank 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 9 0

Attendance: 34323 | Time: 3h27m | Yakult leads series, 1-0-0

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 .332 6 1 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 Kl 1B (9)
1B (8)
  1B (9)   Ks     3B (7)
Ueda, Tsuyoshi CF .253 6 1 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1B (4) G4
G4
  1B (5)   1B (8)     Ks
Kawabata, Shingo 3B .317 6 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1B (7) 2B (7) Ks F7   Ks     G3
Balentien, Wladimir LF .304 5 3 2 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 HR (7) BB HR (7) Ks     F8   F8
Hiyane, Wataru LF .273 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Takai, Yuhei RF .299 5 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3B (9) 1B (6) G5   F7   Ks    
Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 1B .333 4 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 2B (9) BB 1B (9)   G5   Kl    
Araki, Takahiro 1B .300 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Morioka, Ryosuke SS .404 4 1 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 Ks 2B (9) BB   1B (9)     Ks  
Aikawa, Ryoji C .252 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 BB Kl G5   G5     Ks  
Narveson, Chris P .118 4 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 G4 1B (7)   Ks   Ks      
Fujii, Ryota PH .000 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0               F7  
Iwahashi, Keiji P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Ishiyama, Taichi P .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
  .294 45 11 18 11 14 4 0 1 0 2  

BATTING
HR: Balentien, Wladimir (17, 1st inning off Nakata, Kenichi, two on); Balentien, Wladimir (18, 3rd inning off Kayama, Shinya, none on)
LOB: 11

BASERUNNING
SB: Ueda, Tsuyoshi (6th)

FIELDING
DP: 1 (Morioka, Ryosuke-Yamada, Tetsuto-Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro in the 8th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Narveson, Chris, W 9 2 4 0 7.0 108 28 26 5 1 11 2 0 0 1 0 3 3 4.925
Iwahashi, Keiji 7 0 0 0 1.0 18 5 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.350
Ishiyama, Taichi 15 1 2 0 1.0 13 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.941
          9.0 139 37 34 9 1 12 2 0 0 1 0 4 4  

Softbank Hawks

Hitters

  AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Nakamura, Akira LF .292 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 F7   F7   Ks   F8   G6
Imamiya, Kenta SS .233 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 Ks   Ks            
Takata, Tomoki SS .500 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0         Ks     2B (7)  
Yanagita, Yuki CF .335 4 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 Ks     1B (5) Ks     1B (7)  
Lee, Dae-Ho 1B .286 3 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1   1B (8)   HR (9)   G3   SF9  
Hasegawa, Yuya RF .346 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0   Ks   BB   G6   1B (9)  
Matsuda, Nobuhiro 3B .277 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0   Ks   G1   Ks   DP(6)  
Honda, Yuichi 2B .243 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0   G3   BB     1B (8)   F7
Tsuruoka, Shinya C .167 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     3B (9)            
Hosokawa, Toru C .208 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0       G4     Fo2   Ks
Nakata, Kenichi P .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Kayama, Shinya P .000 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     G1            
Lee, Tu-Hsuan PH .111 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0       Ks          
Senga, Kodai P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Yoshimura, Yuki PH .333 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0             Ks    
Yanase, Akihiro P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Mori, Yuito P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Akashi, Kenji PH .226 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                 2B (9)
  .277 34 4 9 3 12 2 0 1 0 1  

BATTING
HR: Lee, Dae-Ho (8, 4th inning off Narveson, Chris, one on)
LOB: 6

BASERUNNING
SB: Honda, Yuichi (7th)

FIELDING
DP: 0

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Nakata, Kenichi, L 10 5 3 0 1.2 87 19 16 11 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 10 10 4.552
Kayama, Shinya 17 0 1 0 2.1 44 12 11 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.635
Senga, Kodai 14 1 1 0 3.0 38 11 11 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.160
Yanase, Akihiro 16 0 1 0 1.0 15 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.000
Mori, Yuito 8 0 0 0 1.0 13 4 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
          9.0 197 49 45 18 2 14 4 0 0 0 0 11 11  

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Notes

General: Model Karen Michibata threw out the ceremonial first pitch. Nikkan Sports 5/31/2014

Yakult: The Swallows picked up their first win in three games.  This was the thirtieth time they recorded ten or more hits and the fifth time they scored ten or more runs this year. ... Narveson finished May 2-3 in five starts. ... Yamada safely reached based in his eighteenth straight game.  He picked up his eight modasho and third four-hit game of the season. ... Ueda picked up his third modasho of the year. ... Balentien successfully reached base in his twentieth consecutive game.  This was his third two-homer game of the year.  He leads both leagues with eighteen home runs.

Softbank: The Hawks lost their second game in a row.  Their three-game winning streak against the Swallows came to an end. ... Nakata is 0-3 in five starts since his last win on April 26.  He is 0-2 in two Inter-league starts. ... Nakamura's hitting streak ended at ten games.