Japan brings vibrant support to San Francisco

Baseball Mar 19, 2013

Japan brings vibrant support to San Francisco

by Kaz Nagatsuka

A lot of passion with different ways of cheering for each respective nation. That's one of the things you can taste only at the World Baseball Classic. For Sunday's semifinal between Japan and Puerto Rico, the stands were filled with an enormous amount of fans ...

Nashida unruffled by WBC brawl

Baseball | WORLD BASEBALL CLASSIC Mar 12, 2013

Nashida unruffled by WBC brawl

Japan head coach Masataka Nashida said Monday he had no worries about his team getting involved in any brawls such as the one that marred Saturday's first-round Pool D game between Mexico and Canada. The first-round tiebreaker rewards teams for lopsided victories, encouraging Canada to ...