Gomez's bat, Tigers relievers secure victory in Game 3

Oct 17, 2014

Gomez's bat, Tigers relievers secure victory in Game 3

The Hanshin Tigers fans were on cloud nine in the left-field stands, giddily peppering every player’s ouenka (supporter’s song) with chants of, “K.O., K.O., Giants!” They’ll be absolutely beside themselves if their Tigers can manage just one more win over their hated Central League ...

Tigers wipe out Giants' advantage with Game 1 win

Oct 15, 2014

Tigers wipe out Giants' advantage with Game 1 win

The Hanshin Tigers were behind the Yomiuri Giants before even stepping on the field, but the Kansai club didn’t waste any time getting even. Mauro Gomez hit a two-run home run in the first inning, pitcher Shintaro Fujinami avoided a collapse in the seventh, ...