Oct 22, 2015

Fujinami to skip Premier 12 due to ailing shoulder

Hanshin Tigers pitcher Shintaro Fujinami said Thursday he has pulled out of the Japan national team ahead of next month’s inaugural Premier 12 competition due to inflammation in his right shoulder. Fujinami has been dealing with pain in the shoulder since last month and ...

Otani fireballs lead PL past CL in All-Star Game 2

Jul 19, 2014

Otani fireballs lead PL past CL in All-Star Game 2

Shohei Otani ratcheted up the radar gun from the mound and earned the victory on Saturday as the Pacific League All-Stars beat their Central League counterparts 12-6 to earn a split of this summer’s All-Star Series. Otani, of the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters, got ...