Buffaloes' Kaneko fans 14 batters in two-hit shutout

Apr 4, 2014

Buffaloes' Kaneko fans 14 batters in two-hit shutout

Orix ace Chihiro Kaneko threw a two-hit shutout as the Buffaloes won their home opener and their fourth straight game on Friday, beating the Seibu Lions 3-0. Pitching aggressively, Kaneko struck out 14, while hitting one batter and walking none in a 120-pitch effort. ...

Buffaloes’ Kaneko one-hits Hawks

Aug 21, 2013

Buffaloes’ Kaneko one-hits Hawks

Chihiro Kaneko (10-7) lost his bid for a no-hitter in the eighth inning, but held on to throw a one-hitter on Wednesday as the Orix Buffaloes defeated the Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 2-0. Yoshio Itoi opened the scoring with a third-inning RBI single, and Lee ...

Jun 25, 2008

What to expect from North Korea

by Ralph Cossa

U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice recently announced that North Korea will soon release its much anticipated (and long overdue) “complete and correct declaration” of all its nuclear activities. In return, the Bush administration will remove Pyongyang from the State Sponsors of Terrorism list ...