Oka looking to rein in knuckleball

Dec 16, 2013

Oka looking to rein in knuckleball


The last few years have seen a small group of pitchers trying to master the knuckleball in an attempt to revive or extend their careers. Toronto Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickey rode the pitch to the NL Cy Young Award while pitching for the New ...

Apr 18, 2011

Child organ transplants

For the first time in Japan's medical history, organs from a person under 15 were transplanted to other people on April 13-14. Such transplants became possible after the revised Organ Transplant Law went into force in July 2010. Under the original law, which went into ...