Yuki Yanagita hits 3-for-4 as Hawks hold off Eagles

Japanese Baseball May 5, 2021

Yuki Yanagita hits 3-for-4 as Hawks hold off Eagles

The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks relied on their batting and pitching depth in a 6-4 win over Pacific League rivals the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles on Tuesday, with Yuki Yanagita going 3-for-4 as one of five Hawks hitters with RBIs. Yuki Tsumori (1-0) earned his first ...

Hawks narrow gap on PL-leading Lions

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Sep 22, 2019

Hawks narrow gap on PL-leading Lions

Yuki Yanagita and Yurisbel Gracial each drove in a pair of runs as the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks closed to within one game of the Pacific League-leading Saitama Seibu Lions on Sunday with a 6-5 win over the Orix Buffaloes. Yanagita singled in the Hawks' second ...