U.S. hands Japan first loss at Premier12

Baseball Nov 12, 2019

U.S. hands Japan first loss at Premier12

by Jason Coskrey

Japan had usually been able to find a way to come up with the big hit or big play when it absolutely needed to at this Premier12. The difference on Tuesday night was the Japanese found themselves against an opponent who was always ready with ...

Japan wraps up Premier12 group with perfect record

Baseball Nov 8, 2019

Japan wraps up Premier12 group with perfect record

Samurai Japan will head home to the Premier 12 super round having completed a sweep of Group B with an 8-1 win over group host Taiwan on Thursday. Both teams were playing for pride having already clinched a spot in the six-team round robin next ...

Samurai Japan beats Australia in exhibition

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Mar 4, 2018

Samurai Japan beats Australia in exhibition

Japan opened its two-game series against Australia with a 2-0 victory Saturday night at Nagoya Dome, giving six pitchers a workout in the exhibition game. After five scoreless innings, Samurai Japan broke open the game in the bottom of the sixth, driving home a pair ...