Despaigne homer lifts Hawks past Fighters

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jun 28, 2017

Despaigne homer lifts Hawks past Fighters

Alfredo Despaigne hit a tie-breaking, eighth-inning home run, the fourth of the game for the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks in a 6-5 win over the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters on Wednesday night. Before 34,708 at Yafuoku Dome, Despaigne got a high 155-kph fastball from closer Chris ...