BayStars blank Carp, stave off elimination

Oct 14, 2016

BayStars blank Carp, stave off elimination

The Yokohama BayStars won their second elimination game of the postseason, beating the Hiroshima Carp 3-0 in Game 3 of the Central League Climax Series Final Stage on Friday. Four days after winning the do-or-die Game 3 of the first stage against the Yomiuri ...

Nomura, Tanaka carry Carp past BayStars in Game 2

Oct 13, 2016

Nomura, Tanaka carry Carp past BayStars in Game 2

Yusuke Nomura threw six shutout innings and Kosuke Tanaka scored three runs Thursday to put the Hiroshima Carp on the verge of their first Japan Series since 1991. Before 31,264 at Mazda Stadium, Tanaka reached base and scored his first two times up, and ...

BayStars fans revel in win over Giants

Oct 10, 2016

BayStars fans revel in win over Giants

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Yokohama BayStars fans on Monday celebrated their team’s win over the Yomiuri Giants after their three-game series at Tokyo Dome to advance to the final stage of the Central League Climax Series. “This was by far the best first stage ever in the 10 ...

BayStars make Climax Series debut against rival Giants

Oct 7, 2016

BayStars make Climax Series debut against rival Giants

The Yokohama BayStars, the only team that had not yet played in the Climax Series since the postseason format was introduced in 2007, are up against a postseason regular, the Yomiuri Giants, as their best-of-three first-stage series begins Saturday at Tokyo Dome. Under first-year ...