September 25th, 2014
Tokyo Swallows 1
Streak: Lost 1 Last 5: LWLWL
(Meiji Jingu Stadium)
The visitors started big and took off from there. Not much hope for the home team this evening.
|W: Ohsera (10-7); L: Ishikawa (10-10)|
|1||Suzuki (RF)||1||Yamada (2B)|
|2||Kikuchi (2B)||2||Morioka (SS)|
|3||Maru (CF)||3||Kawabata (3B)|
|4||Eldred (1B)||4||Hatakeyama (1B)|
|5||Soyogi (SS)||5||Yuhei (CF)|
|6||Rosario (LF)||6||Takeuchi (RF)|
|7||Dobayashi (3B)||7||Matsui (LF)|
|8||Ishihara (C)||8||Nakamura (C)|
|9||Ohsera (P)||9||Ishikawa (P)|
|RP||Ikenouchi, Egusa||RP||Shichijo, Furuno, Kyuko|
Top of the first: Bad start. Suzuki hit a solo home run. That was followed by Kikuchi reaching first on a fielding error by Kawabata, then an RBI double by Maru. Eldred singled, putting men on the corners. Soyogi tripled. Ishikawa then settled down and gave up one more walk on the way out of the inning. 4-0 Hiroshima.
Bottom of the second: Hatakeyama walked, Takeuchi singled, and Matsui drove in a run. 4-1 Hiroshima.
Top of the third: Soyogi led off with a solo home run. 5-1 Hiroshima.
Top of the sixth: SHichijo took the mound for Tokyo. Ishihara doubled, then Suzuki doubled for an RBI. Then Kikuchi did the same. Maru singled, putting runners on the corners, Eldred popped out on a foul, then Soyogi hit the third RBI double of the inning. 8-1 Hiroshima.
Top of the seventh: Ishihara hit a solo home run. 9-1 Hiroshima, Final.