Buffaloes hand Giants ninth consecutive loss

/ Jun 3, 2017

Buffaloes hand Giants ninth consecutive loss

The Yomiuri Giants lost their ninth straight game, falling 5-4 to the Orix Buffaloes in interleague play on Saturday. Takahiro Okada capped a four-run first inning off lefty Kazuto Taguchi with his 13th home run of the season, a three-run shot. "I haven't been able to ...

Buffaloes halt nine-game slide

/ May 28, 2017

Buffaloes halt nine-game slide

The Orix Buffaloes snapped their nine-game losing streak on Sunday, pinch hitter Yuki Miyazaki driving in the go-ahead run with a seventh-inning infield single in a 2-1 comeback win over the Chiba Lotte Marines. The Buffaloes, who last won on May 16, were poised to ...

/ Apr 25, 2017

Buffaloes' Romero out with knee injury

The Orix Buffaloes on Tuesday deactivated outfielder Stefan Romero after he was ruled out for four to five weeks with a bone bruise in his left knee. The 28-year-old American suffered the injury in Saturday's 4-3 win away to the Chiba Lotte Marines when he ...

Buffaloes hurler Kaneko tosses two-hit shutout

/ Apr 14, 2017

Buffaloes hurler Kaneko tosses two-hit shutout

Orix ace Chihiro Kaneko threw a two-hit shutout on Friday as the surprising Buffaloes opened their weekend series with a 9-0 victory over the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks. Kaneko (2-0) struck out five without issuing a walk. The right-hander didn't allow a hit until the Buffaloes ...

Eagles beat Buffaloes for third straight win

/ Apr 2, 2017

Eagles beat Buffaloes for third straight win

Carlos Peguero's two-run, ninth-inning homer overturned a one-run deficit and boosted the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles to a 5-4 win over the Orix Buffaloes on Sunday. Peguero, whose 11th-inning homer decided Friday night's season opener, again went deep at Kyocera Dome as the Buffaloes fell ...