Monday Bullets #2

Monday Bullets is a feature in which Tsubamegun writers (mostly Kozo) gather random news, thoughts, images, movies, etc. during the week and publish them for off day consumption. I was looking at Hatake’s numbers on Monday and noticed that through 13 games Hatake’s batting average and his on-base percentage were identical. In other words, he […]

Monday Bullets #2

Monday Bullets is a feature in which Tsubamegun writers (mostly Kozo) gather random news, thoughts, images, movies, etc. during the week and publish them for off day consumption. I was looking at Hatake’s numbers on Monday and noticed that through 13 games Hatake’s batting average and his on-base percentage were identical. In other words, he […]

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Apr 24th 2014, vs Hiroshima

April 24th, 2014 Hiroshima Carp 9 Tokyo Swallows 2 Streak: Lost 8   Last 5: LLLLLLLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Another game, another hit-fest courtesy of the Swallows’ pitching staff. Furuno gave up four runs over five innings, while three pitchers gave up an extra five innings over two innings to give the Carp a fairly impressive […]

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Tokyo Swallows Podcast 19 (March, 2014)

The 2014 Pre-Season Extravaganza is here! 2013 Rookie of the Year, Yasuhiro Ogawa, gets us started in less than 72 hours, so join David, Kozo, and Christopher as they share their thoughts and predictions on how the six teams in the Central League are shaping up. Content overview: Why the orange team might be better than […]

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Monday Bullets #2

Monday Bullets is a feature in which Tsubamegun writers (mostly Kozo) gather random news, thoughts, images, movies, etc. during the week and publish them for off day consumption. I was looking at Hatake’s numbers on Monday and noticed that through 13 games Hatake’s batting average and his on-base percentage were identical. In other words, he […]

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From where can we derive some hope?

Apr 24th 2014, vs Hiroshima

April 24th, 2014 Hiroshima Carp 9 Tokyo Swallows 2 Streak: Lost 8   Last 5: LLLLLLLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Another game, another hit-fest courtesy of the Swallows’ pitching staff. Furuno gave up four runs over five innings, while three pitchers gave up an extra five innings over two innings to give the Carp a fairly impressive […]

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Apr 23rd 2014, vs Hiroshima

April 23rd, 2014 Hiroshima Carp 6 Tokyo Swallows 3 Streak: Lost 7   Last 5: LLLLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Tokyo lost their 7th straight contest of a season that is looking bleaker with every passing day. So as to not to waste any more of both our time and soul than is absolutely necessary, I’ll keep this brief. […]

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Apr 22nd 2014, vs Hiroshima

April 22nd, 2014 Hiroshima Carp 7 Tokyo Swallows 4 Streak: Lost 6   Last 5: LLLLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Chris Narveson did his best to try to land his first win in Japan, but ultimately the bullpen couldn’t preserve the slender lead he handed them, which along with the bats going cold down the stretch meant that […]

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