Tigers hand Dragons fifth straight defeat

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Apr 20, 2018

Tigers hand Dragons fifth straight defeat

The Hanshin Tigers kept former major leaguer Daisuke Matsuzaka from earning his first win since his return to NPB in 2015 with a 2-1 victory over the Chunichi Dragons on Thursday. In his second start for the Dragons, the 37-year-old Matsuzaka was tagged with his ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Dec 13, 2017

Hanshin signs Dominican slugger Wilin Rosario

The Hanshin Tigers have signed former Colorado Rockies catcher Wilin Rosario, the Central League club announced Wednesday. The Dominican slugger will join the Osaka-based Tigers on a one-year contract worth ¥340 million ($3 million). Rosario revealed the move earlier Wednesday on Twitter prior to the official ...