Swallows blank Giants in Game 2 of CLCS

Oct 15, 2015

Swallows blank Giants in Game 2 of CLCS

The Tokyo Yakult Swallows finally landed a knockout blow against Yomiuri Giants pitcher Miles Mikolas. The fact they got some of their own stars going in the process has them sizing up the rest of the Giants for a similar knockdown before everything is ...

Giants wipe out deficit with Game 1 win

Oct 14, 2015

Giants wipe out deficit with Game 1 win

The Yomiuri Giants were at a one-game disadvantage before the first pitch was even thrown in the Central League Climax Series final stage. So there was little time to waste once the balls actually started flying for real. Hayato Sakamoto hit a come-from-behind two ...

Balentien ready to go after fine-tuning game

Oct 14, 2015

Balentien ready to go after fine-tuning game

The Tokyo Yakult Swallows had a lengthy break between the end of the regular season (Oct. 4) and the beginning of the Central League Climax Series final stage on Wednesday night. Wladimir Balentien is hoping it was just enough time to work out the ...