Canada edges Japan in exhibition series opener

Baseball Nov 1, 2019

Canada edges Japan in exhibition series opener

Canada drew first blood in a two-game exhibition series against Japan on Thursday, jumping on starter Shun Yamaguchi for an early lead before holding on for a 6-5 victory. Canadian starter Phillippe Aumont got the win in the series opener at Okinawa Cellular Stadium after ...

Yamaguchi pitches Giants past BayStars

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Sep 21, 2019

Yamaguchi pitches Giants past BayStars

Shun Yamaguchi pitched into the seventh inning at his old stomping grounds as the Yomiuri Giants beat the Yokohama BayStars 9-4 to lower their magic number to clinch the Central League pennant to two on Friday. "The guys worked hard to get me runs, starting ...

Shun Yamaguchi guides Giants past BayStars

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jul 5, 2019

Shun Yamaguchi guides Giants past BayStars

Shun Yamaguchi struck out 12 batters over eight innings, doubled and scored the winning run for the Yomiuri Giants in their 8-4 victory over the Yokohama BayStars on Friday. The right-hander allowed two runs on two hits and three walks to improve to 9-2. With ...