/ Jun 6, 2017

Marines finalize deal with veteran slugger Pena

The Chiba Lotte Marines have attempted to beef up their sluggish batting, announcing Tuesday they had reached an agreement with former Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles slugger Wily Mo Pena. The Marines are currently last in the Pacific League. Their 158 runs and 27 home runs ...

Rookie Nakamura keeps Carp riding high

/ Jun 4, 2017

Rookie Nakamura keeps Carp riding high

Rookie right-hander Yuta Nakamura worked six innings to pace the Central League-leading Hiroshima Carp to a 7-1 interleague win over the Chiba Lotte Marines on Sunday. Before 31,321 at Mazda Stadium, the 21-year-old Nakamura located his fastball and a nasty slider to improve to 3-0 ...

Buffaloes halt nine-game slide

/ May 28, 2017

Buffaloes halt nine-game slide

The Orix Buffaloes snapped their nine-game losing streak on Sunday, pinch hitter Yuki Miyazaki driving in the go-ahead run with a seventh-inning infield single in a 2-1 comeback win over the Chiba Lotte Marines. The Buffaloes, who last won on May 16, were poised to ...

/ May 18, 2017

Marines sign Cuban outfielder Santos

The Chiba Lotte Marines have agreed on a deal worth $200,000 with Cuban outfielder Roel Santos, the Pacific League club said Thursday. The 29-year-old Santos, who throws and bats left-handed, is known for his speed and defensive skills, and served as the leadoff hitter for ...