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Ogawa lifts Swallows to win over Giants

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Aug 26, 2015

Ogawa lifts Swallows to win over Giants

Right-hander Yasuhiro Ogawa withstood five scoring opportunities and drew an 11-pitch bases-loaded walk to spark a four-run fourth inning for the Tokyo Yakult Swallows in a 4-0 win over the Yomiuri Giants on Wednesday night. Ogawa (9-6) allowed seven hits, a walk and a hit ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Apr 21, 2014

Swallows' Ogawa sidelined with broken pitching hand

Tokyho Yakult Swallows right-hander Yasuhiro Ogawa is not optimistic about returning before the All-Star break after tests Monday showed he had broken his throwing hand. "Ryan" Ogawa, the Central League's 2013 Rookie of the Year, was diagnosed with a broken right hand and will need ...