Shogo Akiyama powers Lions past Hawks

Baseball / Japanese Baseball May 24, 2018

Shogo Akiyama powers Lions past Hawks

Shogo Akiyama's three-run home run brought the Pacific League-leading Seibu Lions from behind in a 12-5 win over the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks on Thursday. Trailing 5-3 in the sixth inning, Akiyama, who went 4-for-5 with four RBIs and a walk, homered with two on and ...

Wolfe helps Lions take bite out of Marines

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Apr 30, 2017

Wolfe helps Lions take bite out of Marines

Brian Wolfe worked seven efficient innings for the Seibu Lions, who beat the Chiba Lotte Marines 2-1 in the Pacific League on Sunday afternoon. Wolfe (4-0) threw just 69 pitches before leaving the mound having allowed just two singles. The 36-year-old former Toronto Blue Jays ...