Carp hammer Giants in clash of CL's top teams

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jun 26, 2018

Carp hammer Giants in clash of CL's top teams

Kris Johnson was rescued by Ryuhei Matsuyama's grand slam and other slugging teammates on Tuesday as the Central League-leading Hiroshima Carp pounded the second-place Yomiuri Giants 14-5. Hiroshima batters overcame an early four-run deficit at Mazda Stadium to back Johnson, who allowed four earned runs ...

Carp's Kuri holds Swallows in check

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jul 28, 2017

Carp's Kuri holds Swallows in check

Aren Kuri allowed a run in six innings to earn his first win as a starter in two months as the Hiroshima Carp beat the Tokyo Yakult Swallows 7-1 on Friday night. Kuri (6-5), making his first start since June 2, served up some fat ...