Baseball / Japanese Baseball Nov 18, 2015

Lions re-sign Mejia, Kuo

The Seibu Lions have re-signed infielder Ernesto Mejia and right-hander Kuo Chun-lin for next season, the Pacific League team announced Wednesday. Mejia, who led the league with 34 home runs in 2014, struggled during the first half of this season but recovered to hit .235 ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Aug 31, 2015

Lions' Mejia torments Eagles in rout

Ernesto Mejia had four hits, including two home runs, with eight RBIs as the Seibu Lions pounded the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 15-3 on Monday to move up to third in the Pacific League. Mejia hit a grand slam off Rakuten starter Takashi Kawai (0-2) ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Oct 8, 2014

Lions to sign Mejia for next season

The Seibu Lions on Wednesday announced that outfielder Ernesto Mejia will remain with the Pacific League club next season, with a contract to be finalized at a later date. "It is an honor that I can be cheered on again by the fans as a ...