Rain washes out fourth game of Climax Series

Oct 20, 2013

Rain washes out fourth game of Climax Series

Sendai will have to wait at least another day to celebrate its first Japan Series berth after Game 4 of the Pacific League Climax Series final stage was rained out on Sunday afternoon at Kleenex Stadium. With rain expected through the night, the game ...

Unbeaten Tanaka leads Eagles past Marines

Oct 17, 2013

Unbeaten Tanaka leads Eagles past Marines

Masahiro Tanaka’s unbeaten year continued on Thursday, when the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles ace defeated the Chiba Lotte Marines 2-0 to win Game 1 of the Pacific League Climax Series Final Stage. Before a Kleenex Stadium-record crowd of 24,332, Tanaka’s shutout lifted the league ...

Carp sweep Tigers, advance to face Giants

Oct 13, 2013

Carp sweep Tigers, advance to face Giants

Bryan Bullington won a pitching duel against Randy Messenger and Brad Eldred had the big hit and made a stellar catch in left field as the Hiroshima Carp advanced to the final stage of the Central League’s Climax Series with a 7-4 win over ...

Carp reach first Climax Series

Sep 25, 2013

Carp reach first Climax Series

The Hiroshima Carp will head to their first Climax Series after beating the Chunichi Dragons 2-0 Wednesday. Bryan Bullington (11-9) pitched seven shutout innings to lead the Carp to victory, which secured Hiroshima a top-three finish in the Central League. Brad Eldred went 3-for-3 ...