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Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 5 – Orix Buffaloes 3 (August 1, 2015)

by on Aug.01, 2015 @ 6:45 am, under Game Summaries, NPB

Rakuten Eagles vs Orix Buffaloes @ Kyocera Dome - 14:00
Starters: Kikuchi, Yasunori (RAK) 3-3, 3.50 - Nishi, Yuki (ORI) 4-4, 2.44

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Rakuten 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 5 8 1
Orix 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 11 0

Attendance: 31991 | Time: 3h31m | Orix leads series, 8-5-2

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 .261 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 Kl     G1   1B (1)   SH1  
Abe, Toshihito ss .191 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 G1     1B (7)   F6      
Sanchez, Gaby ph .230 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0               G6  
Yamasaki, Koji ss .192 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Matsui, Kazuo dh .273 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 F2     1B (9)   1B (8)   1B (6)  
Pena, Wily Mo 1b .263 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0   F5   L5   1B (9)   2B (9)  
Ishimine, Tadashi lf .282 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0   F9   G6   F9   1B (8)  
Goto, Mitsutaka 2b .253 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0   G3     G3   F3 G5  
Fujita, Kazuya 3b .293 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     G6   F9   G4   G6
Shima, Motohiro c .224 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0     F9   G6   G4   G6
Moriyama, Makoto rf .143 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0     Ks     Ks      
Fernando, Luciano ph .159 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0               BB  
Enomoto, Aoi pr-rf .000 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                 G3
Kikuchi, Yasunori p .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Aoyama, Koji p .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Cruz, Rhiner p .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
  .245 34 5 8 5 3 1 1 1 1 0  

BATTING
LOB: 4

BASERUNNING
SB: Abe, Toshihito (4th)

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Abe, Toshihito-Goto, Mitsutaka-Pena, Wily Mo in the 6th; Fujita, Kazuya-Goto, Mitsutaka-Pena, Wily Mo in the 9th)
E: Goto, Mitsutaka (7th)

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Kikuchi, Yasunori, W 12 4 3 0 7.0 100 29 25 7 0 3 2 0 2 0 0 2 2 3.41
Aoyama, Koji, H 39 3 3 0 1.0 26 5 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3.16
Cruz, Rhiner, S 28 0 0 1 1.0 14 4 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.65
          9.0 140 38 34 11 0 5 2 0 2 0 0 3 3  

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 .277 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 G6   Fo3   L6   G4    
Shimada, Takuya 3b .288 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                 1B (5)
Adachi, Ryoichi ss .249 5 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 F9     2B (9) Fo5   Ks   DP5
Itoi, Yoshio dh .238 4 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 F7     2B (9)   1B (9)   2B (9)  
Nakajima, Hiroyuki 1b .261 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   G1   G5   BB   L5  
Okada, Takahiro lf .283 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   G4   F7   F7   1B (8)  
Miyazaki, Yuki rf .292 4 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0   Ks   2B (8)   DP6   Ks  
Iwasaki, Kyohei 2b .294 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0     1B (4) Kl     1B (7) G3  
Ito, Hikaru c .292 2 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0     SH3   BB   1B (8)   1B (8)
Goto, Shunta cf .199 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0     F9   SH1   F9    
Kojima, Shuhei ph .138 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0                 Kl
Nishi, Yuki p .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Tsukahara, Shohei p .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
Kaida, Tomoyuki p .--- 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                  
  .250 34 3 11 3 5 2 2 0 0 0  

BATTING
LOB: 8

FIELDING
DP: 0

Pitchers

  G W L Sv IP NP BF AB H HR SO BB HBP SH WP BK R ER ERA
Nishi, Yuki 15 4 4 0 7.0 120 26 26 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2.45
Tsukahara, Shohei, L 37 0 3 1 0.2 19 6 4 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 3 2.66
Kaida, Tomoyuki 32 1 2 0 1.1 13 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.45
          9.0 152 36 34 8 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 5 5  

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Notes

Rakuten: The Eagles snapped a six-game losing streak. They snapped a six-game losing streak (0-6-1) against the Buffaloes. ... Kikuchi ended a three-game losing streak with his first win in five starts since his last win on June 21. He is 1-0 with a 1.38 ERA (1.15 WHIP) in two starts against the Buffaloes this season. .. Cruz recorded the first save of his NPB career. ... Hijirisawa extended his hitting streak to nine games. ... K. Matsui picked up his fifth modasho of the year (second in as many games). ... Pena recorded his eighteenth multi-hit game of the season.

Orix: The Buffaloes' two-game winning streak came to an end. ... Nishi is 0-1 with a 2.45 ERA (1.09 WHIP) in three starts since his last win on June 23. He is 1-0 with a 2.21 ERA (1.08 WHIP) in three starts against the Eagles this year. ... Itoi extended his hitting streak to six games and notched his third modasho of the season. ... H. Ito recorded his ninth multi-hit game of the year.