Hawks sign former MLB pitcher Matt Moore

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Dec 26, 2019

Hawks sign former MLB pitcher Matt Moore

The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks announced the signing of former big-league pitcher Matt Moore on Thursday. The 30-year-old lefty recorded 54 wins for the Tampa Bay Rays, San Francisco Giants and Texas Rangers after making his MLB debut in 2011. He was limited to just two games ...

Hawks' stadium to be renamed PayPay Dome next season

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Oct 30, 2019

Hawks' stadium to be renamed PayPay Dome next season

The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks will change the name of their baseball stadium to the PayPay Dome next season, people familiar with the matter said Wednesday. SoftBank Group Corp., the largest shareholder of smartphone payment app provider PayPay Corp., hopes to promote its subsidiary's cashless services ...