Baseball / Japanese Baseball Nov 16, 2018

Carp sign veteran left-hander Kyle Regnault

The Hiroshima Carp added more left-handed bullpen depth on Friday, when the three-time defending Central League champs announced the signing of Kyle Regnault. Regnault, who will turn 30 on Dec. 13, has no major league experience. This year, he pitched for the New York Mets' ...

Dramatic Series ride for SoftBank

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Nov 4, 2018

Dramatic Series ride for SoftBank

by Kaz Nagatsuka

The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks wrapped up the Japan Series against the Hiroshima Carp on Saturday at Mazda Stadium, achieving back-to-back NPB championships with a 2-0 Game 6 win. The Pacific League club did not win away in the series' first two games, but proved that ...