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 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 ...