Baseball great Canseco hits out at 'dumb' Bank of Japan

Feb 4, 2016

Baseball great Canseco hits out at 'dumb' Bank of Japan

Retired Major League Baseball superstar Jose Canseco, no stranger to bizarre online ramblings on random topics, has panned the Bank of Japan’s shock decision to adopt negative interest rates, calling the move “dumb.” The former Oakland A, who also played with several other teams ...

Jan 15, 2016

Japan honors Hank Aaron with Order of the Rising Sun

Japan has honored former home-run king Hank Aaron with one of its highest awards on Thursday, saying he is a symbol of its close relationship with the United States and their shared love of baseball. The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with ...

Oct 27, 2015

Darvish's brother arrested in Osaka over gambling

A brother of Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish was arrested Tuesday in Osaka for his alleged role in an illegal gambling ring that placed bets on U.S. and Japanese professional baseball games, police said. Sho Darvish, 26, was taken into custody along with seven ...