Good health keys Pena's torrid start

| Apr 19, 2014

Good health keys Pena's torrid start

After hitting his ninth home run of the year a few hours earlier, Wily Mo Pena insisted there was nothing special behind his hot start to the year. He didn’t discover any new techniques, have any game-changing epiphanies or anything of the sort. No, ...

Imae powers Marines past Eagles

Apr 11, 2014

Imae powers Marines past Eagles

The wind may have affected Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles pitcher Takahiro Norimoto on Friday night, but not nearly as much as Toshiaki Imae’s bat did. Imae hit a towering home run in the second and hit a tie-breaking double in the fifth to back ...

Apr 8, 2014

Giants left-hander Seddon set to make NPB debut

After a false alarm last week, Chris Seddon is finally ready to begin his career in Japan. Weather was the issue the last time the Yomiuri Giants left-hander was scheduled to take the mound, with rain washing away what was to be his NPB ...