Baseball / Japanese Baseball Oct 10, 2016

Hawks rule Wada out of Climax Series final stage

Deactivated Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks lefty Tsuyoshi Wada is set to miss the Pacific League Climax Series final stage from Wednesday against the league champion Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters. Wada, who led the league with 15 wins and also on a .750 winning percentage, was deactivated ...

Hawks rally past Marines to wrap up series

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Oct 9, 2016

Hawks rally past Marines to wrap up series

The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks came from behind for the second straight day Sunday to defeat the Chiba Lotte Marines 4-1 and win the best-of-three first stage of the Pacific League Climax Series. The Hawks, who finished in second place in the PL this season, made ...