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Japan vs. Cuba
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Cuba 6, Japan 3
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
JPN
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 7 0
CUB
0 0 1 1 0 1 0 3 x 6 10 1
JapanABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Chono, CF4011120.200
Matsui, K, 2B2000011.000
a-Toritani, PH-2B2001000.000
Ibata, DH4021111.600
Abe, C4000003.000
Aikawa, C1000012.000
Sakamoto, SS4000010.083
Itoi, RF3010100.300
Nakata, LF3120100.571
Inaba, 1B3010004.111
b-Kakunaka, PH0100100.000
Matsuda, 3B3000024.300
c-Honda, PH0100100.000
Totals333736815.217
a-Popped out for Matsui, K in the 5th. b-Walked for Inaba in the 9th. c-Walked for Matsuda in the 9th.
CubaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Heredia, CF3000011.182
Gourriel, 3B4000012.077
Fernandez, J, 2B3120000.625
1-Rivera, PR0100000.000
Ibanez, 2B1000000.000
Cepeda, DH3011101.500
2-Bell, PR-DH0100000.286
Abreu, 1B4121021.417
Despaigne, A, LF4123001.500
Tomas, RF4111023.429
Sanchez, E, C4010012.200
3-Gonzalez, R, PR0000000.000
Morejon, C0000000.000
Arruebarruena, SS4010031.364
Totals34610611012.320
1-Ran for Fernandez, J in the 6th. 2-Ran for Cepeda in the 8th. 3-Ran for Sanchez, E in the 8th.
BATTING
TB: Itoi; Ibata 2; Chono; Nakata 2; Inaba.
RBI: Chono (1), Toritani (1), Ibata (2).
2-out RBI: Ibata.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Matsuda 2; Abe; Aikawa.
SF: Toritani.
GIDP: Inaba.
Team RISP: 2-for-9.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Chono (1, 2nd base off Perez/Sanchez, E).

BATTING
2B: Cepeda (2, Tanaka, M), Fernandez, J (1, Sawamura).
HR: Tomas (1, 3rd inning off Otonari, 0 on, 0 out), Despaigne, A (1, 8th inning off Imamura, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Arruebarruena; Fernandez, J 3; Abreu 2; Despaigne, A 5; Cepeda 2; Sanchez, E; Tomas 4.
RBI: Tomas (1), Cepeda (2), Abreu (6), Despaigne, A 3 (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sanchez, E; Tomas.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Abreu (1, 2nd base off Sawamura/Abe).

FIELDING
E: Arruebarruena (1, fielding).
DP: (Gonzalez, N-Arruebarruena-Abreu).

JapanIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Otonari(L, 0-1)3.02110113.00
Tanaka, M2.03110602.25
Sawamura1.02110004.50
Morifuku1.00000100.00
Imamura1.033312127.00
Totals8.0106611023.46
CubaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Perez(W, 1-0)3.03001300.00
Guevara(H, 1)2.11002300.00
Castillo0.0100000-
Gonzalez, N(H, 1)3.00000100.00
Iglesias0.00222006.00
Nunez, D0.0011100-.--
Garcia0.22000100.00
Totals9.07336801.08
Castillo pitched to 1 batter in the 6th.
Iglesias pitched to 2 batters in the 9th.
Nunez, D pitched to 1 batter in the 9th.

WP: Nunez, D.
HBP: Heredia (by Morifuku).
Pitches-strikes: Otonari 41-26, Tanaka, M 34-26, Sawamura 11-7, Morifuku 12-9, Imamura 27-14, Perez 48-28, Guevara 49-32, Castillo 6-3, Gonzalez, N 33-21, Iglesias 12-4, Nunez, D 5-1, Garcia 13-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Otonari 3-3, Tanaka, M 0-0, Sawamura 2-0, Morifuku 2-0, Imamura 0-1, Perez 1-4, Guevara 3-0, Castillo 0-0, Gonzalez, N 4-3, Iglesias 0-0, Nunez, D 0-0, Garcia 0-0.
Batters faced: Otonari 11, Tanaka, M 9, Sawamura 5, Morifuku 4, Imamura 7, Perez 13, Guevara 11, Castillo 1, Gonzalez, N 8, Iglesias 2, Nunez, D 1, Garcia 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Castillo 1-0, Gonzalez, N 2-0, Nunez, D 2-0, Garcia 3-3.
Umpires: HP: Gerry Davis. 1B: Alfonso Marquez. 2B: Carlos Rey. 3B: Felix Tejada.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:39.
Att: 26,860.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media