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Stadium soil serves as special memento

Aug 3, 2018

Stadium soil serves as special memento

by Kaz Nagatsuka

Although it is unknown exactly when and how it started, there is a famous tradition at the Koshien tourneys that almost all the participating teams do after they are eliminated from the tournament: Players put the "special" soil of the stadium in their own ...

Carp hammer Giants in clash of CL's top teams

/ Jun 26, 2018

Carp hammer Giants in clash of CL's top teams

Kris Johnson was rescued by Ryuhei Matsuyama's grand slam and other slugging teammates on Tuesday as the Central League-leading Hiroshima Carp pounded the second-place Yomiuri Giants 14-5. Hiroshima batters overcame an early four-run deficit at Mazda Stadium to back Johnson, who allowed four earned runs ...