Nov 19, 2013

Eagles eliminated in Asia Series semifinals

The Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles became the first Japanese team to fail to reach the Asia Series final after losing to the Uni-President 7-Eleven Lions 4-1 on Tuesday. The Japan Series champions, fielding a second-string team, had topped Pool B with two straight wins ...

Nov 17, 2013

Eagles win Pool B in Asia Series

The Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles topped Group B of the Asia Series with a 6-3 win against the Canberra Cavalry on Sunday. The Japan Series champions scored three runs in the top of the second inning thanks to Shota Koseki’s bases-loaded double before adding ...