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Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 1 – Orix Buffaloes 8 (July 16, 2014)

by on Jul.16, 2014 @ 4:04 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Rakuten Eagles vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 18:00
Starters: Norimoto, Takahiro (RAK) 9-4, 2.91 - Kaneko, Chihiro (ORI) 8-3, 1.84

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Rakuten 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 1
Orix 2 0 1 1 1 0 2 1 X 8 17 2

Attendance: 15086 | Time: 3h38m | Orix leads series, 11-3-0

Rakuten Eagles

Hitters

  AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Matsui, Kazuo SS .285 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 G3     Ks   1B (8)      
Nishida, Tetsuro PR-SS .254 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0               F8  
Fujita, Kazuya 2B .291 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 F7     F6   G5   G4  
Nishimura, Wataru 2B .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Jones, Andruw DH .223 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 Ks     Kl          
Makida, Akihisa PH-DH .252 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0           G5   G4  
Lutz, Zach 3B .313 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   G6     BB G5     F4
Akaminai, Ginji 1B .296 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   G3     1B (9)   1B (8)   G4
Bowker, John LF .264 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0   F8     Kl   Ks   Kl
Okajima, Takero RF .270 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     G1   L4   1B (9)    
Shima, Motohiro C .283 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     G4            
Koseki, Shota C .149 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0         Ks   Ks    
Moriyama, Makoto CF .167 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0     G6     1B (8) Ks    
Norimoto, Takahiro P .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Hasebe, Kohei P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Nishimiya, Yusuke P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0                  
Kikuchi, Yasunori P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
  .255 32 1 5 1 9 1 0 0 1 0  

BATTING
LOB: 5

FIELDING
DP: 0
E: Nishimiya, Yusuke (7th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Norimoto, Takahiro, L 17 9 5 0 3.1 80 20 16 7 1 4 3 0 1 0 0 4 4 3.133
Hasebe, Kohei 22 0 0 0 2.2 48 13 13 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.140
Nishimiya, Yusuke 32 3 0 0 1.0 27 7 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.909
Kikuchi, Yasunori 2 0 0 0 1.0 20 6 5 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.500
          8.0 175 46 40 17 1 6 4 0 1 0 0 8 6  

Orix Buffaloes

Hitters

  AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
German, Esteban 3B .266 5 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1B (8) G6   Ks 2B (8)   1B (9)    
Hara, Takuya 3B .235 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0               G4  
Shimada, Takuya 3B .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Adachi, Ryoichi SS .259 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 SH1   F7 BB G5   SF9    
Hirano, Keiichi 2B .275 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 G3   1B (7) 1B (7)   L5 1B (7)    
Itoi, Yoshio RF .354 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 HR (7)   Ks L3   1B (7)      
Nakamura, Issei PH-RF .286 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0             G3    
Okada, Takahiro 1B .290 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 F7   1B (9) 1B (5)   G3   BB  
Pena, Wily Mo DH .245 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0   Kl BB Ks   G6      
Butler, Joey PH-DH .276 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0               1B (8)  
Sakaguchi, Tomotaka LF .231 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0   G1 BB   F7   G1 2B (9)  
Goto, Shunta CF .290 5 2 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0   1B (9) Ks   1B (5)   2B (9) Ks  
Ito, Hikaru C .236 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1B (7)   1B (8) F8   E1 F7  
Kaneko, Chihiro P .125 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Kishida, Mamoru P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Nakayama, Shinya P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
  .259 40 8 17 8 6 4 1 1 2 1  

BATTING
HR: Itoi, Yoshio (11, 1st inning off Norimoto, Takahiro, one on)
LOB: 14

BASERUNNING
SB: Hirano, Keiichi (3rd)

FIELDING
DP: 0
E: Goto, Shunta (6th), Itoi, Yoshio (7th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kaneko, Chihiro, W 17 9 3 0 7.0 116 27 26 5 0 8 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.737
Kishida, Mamoru 25 2 3 0 1.0 7 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.913
Nakayama, Shinya 26 1 0 0 1.0 15 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.634
          9.0 138 33 32 5 0 9 1 0 0 0 0 1 0  

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Notes

General: Trey Hillman (Yankees) was at the game. Sponichi 7/17/2014

Rakuten: The Eagles' three-game winning streak came to an end. ... Norimoto's personal two-game winning streak ended with his first loss in five starts since his last loss on June 15.  He is 0-2 in two starts against the Buffaloes this year.  He failed to make it through five in his third start in a row.

Orix: The Buffaloes stopped a three-game losing streak.  They also stopped a two-game losing streak against the Eagles and a three-game losing streak at Kyocera Dome. ... Kaneko is 7-0 in ten starts since his last loss on May 9.  He is 3-0 in three starts against the Eagles this season. ... German recorded his fifth modasho of the year; K. Hirano his seventh; Shunta his first since August 10, 2013.