Carp rookies fuel rout of Swallows

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Apr 24, 2014

Carp rookies fuel rout of Swallows

Kosuke Tanaka hit his first career home run and fellow rookie Daichi Osera (2-1) allowed two runs in eight innings on Thursday as the Central League-leading Hiroshima Carp defeated the injury-plagued Tokyo Yakult Swallows 9-2. Tanaka, Hiroshima's third-round draft pick last autumn, overturned a 1-0 ...