Carp lock up third-place spot for playoffs

Oct 3, 2013

Carp lock up third-place spot for playoffs

The Hiroshima Carp will have the Central League’s toughest road to the Japan Series after Thursday’s 5-3 defeat at the hands of the Chunichi Dragons ensured the Carp will play all of their Climax Series games on the road. Hiroshima right-hander Yuya Fukui (0-2) ...

Sep 27, 2013

Carp veteran Maeda to retire

Veteran Hiroshima Carp outfielder Tomonori Maeda on Friday said he will retire at the end of this season, his 24th with the Central League club. “It may sound like a bad thing to say, but it feels like I’m finally done with this,” the ...