Hawks rally past Buffaloes

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Oct 5, 2018

Hawks rally past Buffaloes

Right-hander Kodai Senga pitched seven innings and Shuhei Fukuda drove in the go-ahead run as the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks came from behind to beat the Orix Buffaloes 6-4 on Friday. The loss at sold-out Kyocera Dome was Orix's final regular-season game, and the team's last ...

Fukura to remain as Orix manager

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Sep 20, 2017

Fukura to remain as Orix manager

Junichi Fukura has accepted the Orix Buffaloes' request that he stay on as manager for 2018, the 57-year-old said Wednesday. It will be the third full season in charge for Fukura, who was promoted from head coach to the Pacific League club's interim manager during ...