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Two Column Box Score

Japan (1-0) 6, Cuba (0-1) 0
March 15, 2009

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Japan       0 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 6 12 2
Cuba       0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0




Japan AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Suzuki, I, RF 5 1 0 1 0 1 4 .000
Kataoka, SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .250
  a-Kawasaki, PH-SS 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
Aoki, LF 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .333
Murata, 3B 3 1 1 2 0 1 1 .333
Ogasawara, DH-1B 4 0 2 0 1 1 1 .500
Uchikawa, 1B 3 0 1 1 1 1 2 .333
  b-Inaba, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
  Fujikawa, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Fukudome, CF 4 0 1 0 0 3 0 .250
Johjima, C 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .500
Iwamura, 2B 3 1 2 0 1 1 3 .667
  Matsuzaka, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Iwakuma, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Mahara, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 35 6 12 5 4 8 16 .343
 
 
 
 
 
a-Singled for Kataoka in the 9th. b-Grounded out for Uchikawa in the 9th.
 
BATTING
2B: Johjima (1, Jimenez).
TB: Kataoka; Kawasaki; Aoki; Murata; Ogasawara 2; Uchikawa; Fukudome; Johjima 3; Iwamura 2.
RBI: Aoki (1), Murata 2 (2), Suzuki, I (1), Uchikawa (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Murata; Uchikawa; Iwamura 2; Suzuki, I; Inaba.
SAC: Aoki.
SF: Murata.
Team RISP: 6-for-15.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Aoki (1, 2nd base off Chapman/Pestano).
CS: Uchikawa (1, 2nd base by Chapman/Pestano).
PO: Ogasawara (1st base by Chapman), Uchikawa (1st base by Chapman).

FIELDING
E: Suzuki, I (1, fielding), Johjima (1, fielding).
DP: 2 (Kataoka-Iwamura-Uchikawa 2).

Cuba AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Cespedes, CF 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .500
Enriquez, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .250
Cepeda, LF 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .750
Peraza, DH 4 0 0 0 0 3 5 .000
Gourriel, 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .250
Despaigne, RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
Anderson, Le, 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Pestano, C 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .500
  a-Merino, PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Paret, SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
  b-Martin, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Navas, SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Chapman, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Gonzalez, N, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Jimenez, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Gonzalez, Y, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Maya, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Ulacia, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Garcia, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 33 0 8 0 0 12 15 .242
 
a-Struck out for Pestano in the 7th. b-Bunted out for Paret in the 8th.
 
BATTING
2B: Cepeda (1, Fujikawa).
TB: Cespedes 2; Enriquez; Cepeda 4; Gourriel; Pestano.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gourriel; Peraza; Despaigne.
GIDP: Paret; Enriquez.
Team RISP: 0-for-6.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
Pickoffs: Chapman 2 (Ogasawara at 1st base, Uchikawa at 1st base).


Japan IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Matsuzaka (W, 1-0) 6.0 5 0 0 0 8 0 0.00
Iwakuma  1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
Mahara  1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Fujikawa  1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
Totals 9.0 8 0 0 0 12 0 0.00
 
 
 
Cuba IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Chapman (L, 0-1) 2.1 3 3 3 3 1 0 11.57
Gonzalez, N  0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jimenez  1.2 4 2 2 0 2 0 10.80
Gonzalez, Y  1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
Maya  1.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.00
Ulacia  0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 13.50
Garcia  0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Totals 9.0 12 6 6 4 8 0 6.00

WP: Gonzalez, N, Garcia.
Balk: Ulacia.
HBP: Murata (by Jimenez).
Pitches-strikes: Matsuzaka 86-61, Iwakuma 12-10, Mahara 8-5, Fujikawa 19-13, Chapman 50-27, Gonzalez, N 10-7, Jimenez 41-28, Gonzalez, Y 30-16, Maya 30-20, Ulacia 17-12, Garcia 9-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Matsuzaka 6-2, Iwakuma 1-0, Mahara 2-0, Fujikawa 0-0, Chapman 3-0, Gonzalez, N 0-1, Jimenez 3-0, Gonzalez, Y 1-1, Maya 0-2, Ulacia 1-1, Garcia 1-0.
Batters faced: Matsuzaka 22, Iwakuma 4, Mahara 3, Fujikawa 4, Chapman 11, Gonzalez, N 3, Jimenez 10, Gonzalez, Y 6, Maya 6, Ulacia 4, Garcia 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Gonzalez, N 3-3, Jimenez 2-0, Gonzalez, Y 2-0, Garcia 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B: Carlos Rey. 2B: Bill Miller. 3B: Willie Rodriguez.
Weather: 58 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, L to R.
T: 3:33.
Att: 20,179.


Compiled by MLB Advanced Media