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Hanshin Tigers 6 – Tokyo Yakult Swallows 7 (August 6, 2014)

by on Aug.06, 2014 @ 4:00 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Hanshin Tigers vs Yakult Swallows @ Jingu Stadium - 18:00
Starters: Iwata, Minoru (HAN) 8-4, 1.97 - Ishiyama, Taichi (YAK) 1-5, 5.11

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Hanshin 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 6 8 0
Yakult 0 2 1 0 0 4 0 0 X 7 14 0

Attendance: 24513 | Time: 3h44m | Hanshin leads series, 9-7-0

Hanshin Tigers

Hitters

  AVG AB R H RBI SO BB/HBP SH SB E HR 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Uemoto, Hiroki 2B .291 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 F8     F8 SF9   F9   BB
Imanari, Ryota 3B .298 4 1 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 Fo5     1B (8) 1B (8)     HBP 2B (7)
Tagami, Kenichi PR .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Toritani, Takashi SS .322 5 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 G4     1B (9) F8     Ks G6
Gomez, Mauro 1B .292 4 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0   F6   BB   1B (7)   F8 Ks
Murton, Matt LF .341 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0   G6   SF8   BB   BB  
Fukudome, Kosuke RF .210 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   G6   G4   DP(4)   F8  
Ito, Hayata CF .321 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     F7   2B (8) F9     1B (8)
Umeno, Ryutaro C .198 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0     Fo2   1B (7)   Ks    
Arai, Takahiro PH .302 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0                 BB
Iwata, Minoru P .136 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0     Ks   SH3        
Tateyama, Yoshinori P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Arai, Ryota PH .284 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0             Fo3    
Takamiya, Kazuya P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Sekimoto, Kentaro PH .276 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0                 Ks
  .267 31 6 8 6 5 6 1 0 0 0  

BATTING
LOB: 7

FIELDING
DP: 1 (Toritani, Takashi-Uemoto, Hiroki-Gomez, Mauro in the 8th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Iwata, Minoru, L 14 8 5 0 5.1 108 30 27 11 1 7 2 1 0 0 0 7 7 2.514
Tateyama, Yoshinori 4 0 0 0 0.2 16 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.364
Takamiya, Kazuya 9 1 0 0 2.0 34 9 6 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
          8.0 158 42 36 14 1 7 4 1 1 0 0 7 7  

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 4 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 Ks 1B (5)   G6   2B (9) BB    
Yachi, Ryota SS .333 3 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 G4 HBP   2B (8)   BB G1    
Kawabata, Shingo 3B .325 5 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2B (7) G3   G6   2B (7)   1B (7)  
Balentien, Wladimir LF .297 5 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 Ks   HR (7) Ks   F7   DP(6)  
Hiyane, Wataru LF .243 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Takai, Yuhei RF .315 4 1 3 1 0 1 0 2 0 0   2B (7) BB   L6 1B (9)   1B (7)  
Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro 1B .329 5 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0   1B (8) Ks   Fo2 F9   G5  
Iihara, Yasushi CF .278 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   F8 1B (7)   F7        
Matsuoka, Kenichi P .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Tanaka, Hiroyasu PH .262 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0             BB    
Kyuko, Kentaro P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Kiya, Ryohei P .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Barnette, Tony P .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Aikawa, Ryoji C .224 3 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0   1B (9) Ks     Ks SH1    
Ishiyama, Taichi P .091 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   Kb G4            
Ueda, Tsuyoshi CF .231 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0           1B (9) G3    
  .287 36 7 14 7 7 5 1 2 0 1  

BATTING
HR: Balentien, Wladimir (23, 3rd inning off Iwata, Minoru, none on)
LOB: 11

BASERUNNING
SB: Takai, Yuhei (3rd), Takai, Yuhei (6th)

FIELDING
DP: 1 (Yamada, Tetsuto-Yachi, Ryota-Hatakeyama, Kazuhiro in the 6th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Ishiyama, Taichi 27 1 5 0 5.0 78 21 17 5 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 3 3 5.136
Matsuoka, Kenichi, W 16 2 1 0 2.0 33 7 6 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.268
Kyuko, Kentaro 28 1 2 0 0.1 6 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.983
Kiya, Ryohei 13 4 5 0 0.2 25 5 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 6.467
Barnette, Tony, S 15 0 2 4 1.0 27 5 4 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.200
          9.0 169 40 31 8 0 5 5 1 1 0 0 6 6  

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Notes

General: Model/actress Haruna Kawaguchi threw out the ceremonial first pitch.  Yamada spent some time giving Kawaguchi tips on how to throw the ball. Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014

Hanshin: The Tigers' two-game winning streak came to an end. ... Iwata is 0-2 in two starts since his last win on July 21 (both games were against Yakult).  He is 2-2 in four starts against the Swallows this year. ... Imanari recorded his fifth modasho of the year.

Yakult: The Swallows recorded at least ten hits in each of their last seven games. ... Kawabata notched his eleventh modasho of the season.  He extended his hitting streak to thirteen games. ... Yuhei picked up his eighth modasho of the year. ... Balentien homered for the third time this month. ... Yamada leads both leagues with 129 hits.