ASG: Pacific League 4 – Central League 5 (July 16, 2016)

Pacific League vs Central League @ Yokohama Stadium – 18:30

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pacific League 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 0 5 12 0
Central League 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 10 1

Attendance: 26760 | Time: 2h32m

Pacific League

Hitting

  Name AB R H RBI SB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1 Okajima, Takero cf 2 0 0 0 0 F7 G4-DP
  Akiyama, Shogo ph-cf 3 1 1 0 0 G3 1B3 Ks
2 Kuriyama, Takumi lf 3 0 2 0 0 2B7/8 1B1 F8
  Kakunaka, Katsuya lf 1 0 0 0 0 F7
3 Itoi, Yoshio rf 2 0 0 0 0 Ks Ks
  Yanagita, Yuki ph-rf 2 0 1 0 0 Ks 1B9
4 Mejia, Ernesto 1b 2 0 0 0 0 Kl G6-DP
  Nakata, Sho ph-1b 2 0 0 0 0 Ks Ks
5 Otani, Shohei dh 4 2 3 2 0 Kl HR7/8 (1) 1B7 1B9 (1)
6 Laird, Brandon 3b 3 1 1 0 0 F9 2B7/8 G5
  Matsuda, Nobuhiro 3b 1 0 0 0 0 G5
7 Asamura, Hideto 2b 4 1 2 2 0 F9 HR9 (2) Ks 1B8
8 Suzuki, Daichi ss 2 0 1 0 0 1B7 Kl
  Imamiya, Kenta ss 2 0 1 1 0 1B3 (1) G4
9 Tamura, Tatsuhiro c 2 0 0 0 0 F7 F7
  Hasegawa, Yuya ph 1 0 0 0 0 F8
  Sumitani, Ginjiro c 1 0 0 0 0 Ks
    37 5 12 5 0                  

BATTING
HR: Otani, Shohei (1, 5th inning off Ino, Shoichi, none on); Asamura, Hideto (1, 5th inning off Ino, Shoichi, one on)
LOB: 5

BASERUNNING

FIELDING
DP: 1 (2nd)

Pitching

Name NP BF IP H HR BB HBP SO WP BK R ER
Wakui, Hideaki 20 90 2.0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Tsukahara, Shohei 15 4 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Masuda, Naoya 8 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Makita, Kazuhisa 13 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nishino, Yuji 9 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Arihara, Kohei 34 12 3.0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2
  99 36 9.0 10 2 0 0 3 0 0 5 5

Central League

Hitting

  Name AB R H RBI SB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1 Sakamoto, Hayato ss 3 0 0 0 0 G5 F3 Fo3
  Obiki, Keiji ss 1 0 1 1 0 1B8 (1)
2 Kikuchi, Ryosuke 2b 4 0 0 0 0 F7 G4 G6 G4
3 Maru, Yoshihiro cf 3 1 1 1 0 G3 HR9 (1) F8
  Balentien, Wladimir ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 G1
4 Tsutsugo, Yoshitomo lf 3 1 2 1 0 HR9 (1) Fo5 1B9
  Takayama, Shun pr-lf 1 0 0 0 0 F7
5 Viciedo, Dayan 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1B8 G6 Ks
  Arai, Takahiro 1b 1 0 0 0 0 Ks
6 Eldred, Brad dh 3 0 1 0 0 1B7 G4 Ks
  Nakamura, Yuhei ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 G5
7 Kawabata, Shingo 3b 2 0 1 0 0 1B8 G4
  Yamada, Tetsuto ph-3b 2 0 0 0 0 F9 F3
8 Suzuki, Seiya rf-cf 3 1 2 1 0 SF8 (1) 1B5 2B7 F8
9 Tobashira, Yasutaka c 2 0 0 0 0 F7 F8
  Haraguchi, Fumihito ph-c 2 1 1 1 0 2B7 (1) F8
    35 5 10 5 0                  

BATTING
HR: Tsutsugo, Yoshitomo (2, 2nd inning off Wakui, Hideaki, none on); Maru, Yoshihiro (1, 3rd inning off Tsukahara, Shohei, none on)
LOB: 4

BASERUNNING

FIELDING
DP: 2 (3rd, 4th)
E: Haraguchi, Fumihito (8th)

Pitching

Name NP BF IP H HR BB HBP SO WP BK R ER
Ishida, Kenta 38 7 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Iwasada, Yuta 22 6 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ino, Shoichi 28 9 2.0 3 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 3
Akiyoshi, Ryo 16 5 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1
Tajima, Shinji 22 6 1.0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1
Yamasaki, Yasuaki 19 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  145 37 9.0 12 2 0 0 11 0 0 5 5

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Notes

  • Shintaro Fujinami spent about thirty minutes signing autographs after pre-game practices. Source: Sanspo 7/17/2016
  • Hideto Asamura recorded the 400th All-Star home run (218 PL and 182 CL) in the fifth inning. Source: Sanspo 7/17/2016, Sponichi 7/17/2016
  • At twenty-two years and eleven days, Shohei Otani is the eighth youngest player to win an All-Star MVP. The youngest was Kazuhiro Kiyohara at eighteen years and eleven months in 1986 (Game 2). He is the eleventh youngest player to hit a home run during an All-Star game, first since Tetsuto Yamada at twenty-two years and three days in 2014 (Game 2). The youngest was Kiyohara at eighteen years and eleven months in 1986 (Game 2). He is the eighth youngest to record a modasho during an All-Star game, first since Kazuo Matsui in 1997 (Game 1). The youngest was Isao Shibata at nineteen years and five months in 1963 (Game 1). Source: Sanspo 7/17/2016
  • Yoshitomo Tsutsugo is the twenty-first player to hit home runs in two or more consecutive All-Star games, first since Takeshi Yamasaki in 2010 (Game 1 and 2). Source: Sanspo 7/17/2016
  • Fumihito Haraguchi recorded a hit (double to left) and an RBI in his first All-Star plate appearance. He is the first Hanshin player to record his first hit and RBI in their first season since Craig Brazell in 2010, the first Japanese Hanshin player since Tomochika Tsuboi in 2000, and the first Hanshin player to achieve the feat in their first plate appearance since Akinobu Okada in 1980 (home run). Source: Sanspo 7/17/2016 … Haraguchi if the fourth Hanshin catcher to record a hit in his first All-Star plate appearance. The other three: Koichi Tabuchi in 1969 (Game 1, single to left), Akihiro Yano in 1999 (Game 2, single to right and one RBI), and Akihito Fujii in 2013 (Game 3, single to center). Source: Sponichi 7/17/2016

Awards

  • Most Valuable Player: Otani, Shohei
  • Fighting Spirit: Asamura, Hideto; Suzuki, Seiya; and Tsutsugo, Yoshitomo
  • Be a Driver: Tsutsugo, Yoshitomo

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