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2011 World Cup/Pan Am Team
United States vs Japan (Game 1) - Play-by-Play
Oct 05, 2011 at Panama City, Panama (Rod Carew Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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United States....... 020 021 110 -  7 14  0
Japan............... 000 210 000 -  3  7  0
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United States starters: 6/rf B Jackson; 2/2b A Garcia; 30/dh J Thurston; 46/1b
M Clark; 25/lf A Pollock; 26/3b T Mendonca; 15/cf J Danks; 7/c T Gosewisch;
4/ss J Mercer; 35/p J Marquez; 
Japan starters: 24/cf Y Kotegawa; 7/lf T Kawabata; 10/dh K Ikebe; 26/rf Y
Hayashi; 6/3b Y Tabata; 2/1b T Kobayashi; 5/2b K Yokoyama; 27/c S Nakano; 3/ss
R Adachi; 17/p H Kawamitsu; 

United States 1st
B Jackson singled to center field (3-2 BBBKK). A Garcia hit into double play 3b
to 2b to 1b (0-1 F); B Jackson out on the play. J Thurston popped up to cf to
right center (0-2 KK). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 1st
Y Kotegawa lined out to lf (0-0). T Kawabata flied out to rf (0-0). K Ikebe
grounded out to 1b unassisted (2-1 BBS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

United States 2nd
M Clark struck out swinging (3-2 BBBKSS). A Pollock singled through the left
side (2-0 BB). T Mendonca singled to right field (2-0 BB); A Pollock advanced
to third. J Danks reached on a fielder's choice (2-2 KBBS); T Mendonca advanced
to second; A Pollock out at home 1b to c. T Gosewisch doubled to right center,
2 RBI (0-1 K); J Danks scored; T Mendonca scored. J Mercer struck out swinging
(3-2 BBKSBFS). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 2nd
Y Hayashi struck out swinging (1-2 FBKS). Y Tabata lined out to ss (1-2 KKB). T
Kobayashi struck out swinging (2-2 KBFFBS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

United States 3rd
B Jackson struck out swinging (1-2 KBKS). A Garcia struck out swinging (2-2
BSBKS). J Thurston grounded out to 1b unassisted (2-2 KBKFB). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Japan 3rd
K Yokoyama flied out to rf (0-0). S Nakano out at first p to ss to 1b (2-0 BB).
R Adachi lined out to cf (1-1 BK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

United States 4th
M Clark doubled to left center (1-2 FBS). A Pollock grounded out to ss (0-0). T
Mendonca struck out swinging (3-2 KBBSBS). J Danks struck out swinging (2-2
KBSBFS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 4th
Y Kotegawa singled to right field (0-1 K). T Kawabata singled to second base
(0-1 F); Y Kotegawa advanced to second. K Ikebe hit by pitch (1-1 F); T
Kawabata advanced to second; Y Kotegawa advanced to third. Y Hayashi flied out
to cf, SF, RBI (1-2 SKB); T Kawabata advanced to third; Y Kotegawa scored. Y
Tabata reached on a fielder's choice, out at first ss to 1b, RBI (1-1 FB); K
Ikebe advanced to second; T Kawabata scored. T Kobayashi grounded out to 3b
(0-0). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

United States 5th
T Gosewisch struck out swinging (1-2 BKSFFS). J Mercer walked (3-0 BBBB). B
Jackson singled through the right side (3-1 KBBB); J Mercer advanced to third.
T Fujita to p for H Kawamitsu. A Garcia walked (3-1 BBFBB); B Jackson advanced
to second. J Thurston singled down the rf line, 2 RBI (2-1 BBF); A Garcia
advanced to third; B Jackson scored; J Mercer scored. Y Utagawa to p for T
Fujita. M Clark popped up to ss (0-0). H Yamanaka to p for Y Utagawa. J
Thurston stole second. A Pollock walked (3-2 BBBKFB). T Mendonca struck out
swinging (0-2 SSS). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

Japan 5th
K Yokoyama singled to shortstop (2-2 KBBK). S Nakano singled to catcher; K
Yokoyama advanced to second. R Adachi out at first c to 2b, SAC (1-1 BF); S
Nakano advanced to second; K Yokoyama advanced to third. Y Kotegawa grounded
out to ss, RBI (2-2 FBFB); S Nakano advanced to third; K Yokoyama scored. T
Kawabata grounded out to 3b (1-1 SB). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

United States 6th
J Danks singled to third base (1-0 B). T Gosewisch out at first 1b to 2b, SAC
(0-0); J Danks advanced to second. J Mercer singled through the left side, RBI
(2-2 BBKFFFF); J Danks scored. B Jackson struck out swinging (1-2 KBFS). A
Garcia struck out looking (1-2 FBFK). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 6th
K Ikebe grounded out to p (1-1 KB). Y Hayashi singled to third base (3-2
SBBKB). Y Hayashi out at second c to ss, caught stealing. Y Tabata popped up to
1b (1-2 BSFF). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

United States 7th
J Thurston walked (3-2 KFBFFBFFFFBB). M Clark flied out to cf to right center
(0-0). A Pollock singled to pitcher (0-0); J Thurston advanced to second. A
Tanaka to p for H Yamanaka. T Mendonca struck out swinging (2-2 BFFBS). J Danks
singled to left field, RBI (3-2 SBFBFB); A Pollock advanced to third; J
Thurston scored. T Gosewisch flied out to rf (1-2 FBF). 1 run, 2 hits, 0
errors, 2 LOB.

Japan 7th
J Cassel to p for J Marquez. T Kobayashi singled to first base (0-1 K). K
Yokoyama popped up to c (1-0 B). S Nakano hit into double play 2b to ss to 1b
(3-2 KBBFB); T Kobayashi out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

United States 8th
J Mercer singled through the left side (0-2 KF). B Jackson out at first c to
2b, SAC (0-0); J Mercer advanced to second. A Garcia singled through the left
side, RBI (1-1 KB); J Mercer scored. T Kaida to p for A Tanaka. J Thurston
struck out looking (1-2 BFFK). M Clark struck out swinging (0-2 KSFS). 1 run, 2
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Japan 8th
P Andrelczyk to p for J Cassel. R Adachi doubled to left center (1-2 BFK). Y
Kotegawa struck out swinging (2-2 BFBFFFFS). M Kitamichi pinch hit for T
Kawabata. M Kitamichi walked (3-2 BKBBSFB). K Ikebe struck out swinging (1-2
BSSS). Y Hayashi flied out to rf (2-0 BB). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

United States 9th
M Kitamichi to lf. A Pollock lined out to 2b (2-2 FBKB). T Mendonca flied out
to cf (1-0 B). J Danks walked (3-2 BFBSBB). T Gosewisch singled to right field
(0-1 F); J Danks advanced to third. J Mercer struck out swinging (2-2 KFBFBS).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Japan 9th
S Patterson to p for P Andrelczyk. Y Tabata flied out to rf (2-2 BSKFBF). T
Kobayashi struck out swinging (0-2 KSS). K Yokoyama struck out swinging (0-2
SKS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.