Baseball / Japanese Baseball Sep 2, 2013

Oh supports baseball, softball for 2020 Games

Although the momentum appears to be swinging in favor of wrestling for reinstatement to the 2020 Summer Olympics, one legend of baseball has his own agenda in mind — Sadaharu Oh wants baseball and softball to return to the Olympics. Unfortunately for the world record ...

Baseball | WORLD BASEBALL CLASSIC Feb 8, 2013

Baseball legend Oh to toss first pitch at WBC

Sadaharu Oh, who managed Japan to victory in the inaugural World Baseball Classic in 2006, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before Japan kicks off its 2013 tournament, organizers announced Thursday. Oh, now the chairman of the Fukuoka Softbank Hawks, who will host Pool ...