Triumphant Carp reduce magic number to three

/ Sep 6, 2016

Triumphant Carp reduce magic number to three

Kris Johnson earned his 14th win as the Hiroshima Carp beat the Chunichi Dragons 4-1 on Tuesday to inch closer to their first Central League pennant in 25 years. Before 31,465 at Mazda Stadium, Johnson (14-6) capitalized on a hustling team effort as the Carp ...

Surging Carp win seventh straight on sayonara homer

/ Sep 17, 2013

Surging Carp win seventh straight on sayonara homer

Right-hander Kan Otake went the distance and Yoshiyuki Ishihara belted a sayonara home run to lift the streaking Hiroshima Carp to a 2-1 victory over the Hanshin Tigers on Tuesday evening. The Central League's third-place Carp, who are aiming for their first postseason appearance since ...