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BASEBALL / MLB
May 3, 2022
Cubs' Seiya Suzuki named National League Rookie of the Month
The 27-year-old former Hiroshima Carp slugger batted .279 with four home runs and 14 RBIs during his first month in the big leagues.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
May 2, 2022
Seiya Suzuki ends skid with RBI double in Cubs' win over Brewers
Seiya Suzuki went 1-for-4 and doubled in an insurance run to end a 17-plate appearance hitless skid and help the Chicago Cubs snap a three-game losing streak in Sunday's 2-0 win over the Milwaukee Brewers.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 24, 2022
Seiya Suzuki notches first three-hit game of MLB career as Cubs steamroll Pirates
Scoring his team's opening run in the first inning at Wrigley Field, the MLB rookie and his teammates trounced Pittsburgh 21-0.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 24, 2022
To get to the Cubs, Seiya Suzuki needed a new idol
Ichiro Suzuki and Mike Trout represent wildly different body types and playing styles, but their unique abilities converged in influencing the career path of Seiya Suzuki.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 19, 2022
Cubs' Seiya Suzuki ties Japanese rookie hit-streak record
The former Carp slugger batted cleanup and went 2-for-3 with two runs scored in the Cubs' 4-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays at Wrigley Field.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 19, 2022
Seiya Suzuki named National League Player of the Week
The Cubs outfielder is the first player from Japan since the Los Angeles Angels' Shohei Ohtani in 2018 to win the weekly honor within the first month of his rookie season.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 18, 2022
Trio of Japanese MLB stars stand out for their teams in series finale
Rookie sensation Seiya Suzuki walked twice and homered as the Chicago Cubs beat the Colorado Rockies 6-4 to earn a split of a four-game series.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 14, 2022
Cubs' Seiya Suzuki stays red hot with early-season hit streak
Suzuki has three home runs, nine RBIs, and is batting .400 in the first five games of the season.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 13, 2022
Cubs' Seiya Suzuki hits two solo homers against Pirates
The former Carp star now has three homers in his last two MLB games after he also went deep in Sunday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 11, 2022
Brewers stave off Cubs as Seiya Suzuki hits first big league homer
The Japanese outfielder signed a five-year contract worth $85 million back in March. He went 1-for-3 in his third regular season game.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 3, 2022
Seiya Suzuki gets second spring training home run for Cubs
The biggest name coming out of Japan in the offseason, the 27-year-old former Carp slugger went 1-for-2 after striking out swinging with his first at-bat in the second inning at Sloan Park.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Mar 31, 2022
Seiya Suzuki homers for first hit with Cubs
'I'm thrilled,' Suzuki said. 'I wasn't sure it was (a home run), so I'm glad it flew that way.'
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Mar 20, 2022
Cubs and Seiya Suzuki agree to 5-year, $85 million deal
The slugger's reported contract is the largest ever for a position player moving from Japan to the United States.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Mar 17, 2022
Seiya Suzuki set to join Yoshitomo Tsutsugo and Shogo Akiyama in NL Central
If the deal goes through, Suzuki will be in the same division as Japan's other two MLB position players.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Mar 17, 2022
Seiya Suzuki agrees to deal with Cubs
Suzuki hit a career-high 38 home runs in 2021 and led the Central League in batting average, on-base percentage, slugging percentage and outfield assists.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Dec 2, 2021
Pitcher Marcus Stroman reaches deal with Cubs
The Cubs also reached a one-year deal with outfielder Clint Frazier on Wednesday to go along with their reported deal with catcher Yan Gomes on Tuesday.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Jan 2, 2021
Yu Darvish excited to begin new chapter with Padres in San Diego
Darvish went 8-3 and led the NL in wins with a 2.01 ERA and 93 strikeouts in 12 starts for the Cubs last season.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Dec 29, 2020
Padres reportedly acquire Cubs' Yu Darvish in seven-player deal
The San Diego Padres' whirlwind offseason continued Monday night as they reportedly acquired right-hander Yu Darvish from the Chicago Cubs as part of a seven-player deal.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / Japanese Baseball
Dec 12, 2020
Former major leaguer Kosuke Fukudome returns to Dragons
Former big league outfielder Kosuke Fukudome returned to the Chunichi Dragons, his first pro team, the Central League club announced Saturday.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Dec 10, 2020
Cubs' Yu Darvish named to All-MLB first team
Darvish was dominant in the 60-game season, his eight wins tied for first in baseball with the Cleveland Indians' Shane Bieber and his 2.01 ERA ranked fourth.

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