What will happen to Kozo's hat after the season?

Tokyo Swallows Podcast 25 (March, 2015)

Dave, Chris, and Kozo cautiously give their CL and PL predictions for 2015. Content Overview: Kozo makes a boldish declaration. Team-by-team analysis of each CL team’s offseason. More BFSNs including Valentine’s Day stuff. A discussion on the Tokyo Series uniforms that were finally announced. Kozo’s new Swallows’ cap is mentioned. See the cap in the […]

You know its the start of the season when baseball chips appear on the conbini shelves.

Opening Days Through Tsubamegun History

We here at Tsubamegun started writing game reports part way through the 2008 season. Since then, we haven’t missed an official game. (Would you believe we actually covered pre-season games in 2009?) Tomorrow, Opening Day 2015, will mark our our seventh Opening Day and our eighth overall season of covering the Swallows. Looking back at […]

May 3rd 2015, vs. Hiroshima

May 3rd, 2015 Hiroshima Carp  3 Tokyo Swallows 7 Streak: Won 1   Last 5: LLWLW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Battle of the long relievers. Interesting night on both offense and defense for the Swallows. Kazahari had a very short first start, Tokuyama pulled a big boner, and Furuno got some work done sharpish. On the other […]

What will happen to Kozo's hat after the season?

Tokyo Swallows Podcast 25 (March, 2015)

Dave, Chris, and Kozo cautiously give their CL and PL predictions for 2015. Content Overview: Kozo makes a boldish declaration. Team-by-team analysis of each CL team’s offseason. More BFSNs including Valentine’s Day stuff. A discussion on the Tokyo Series uniforms that were finally announced. Kozo’s new Swallows’ cap is mentioned. See the cap in the […]

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You know its the start of the season when baseball chips appear on the conbini shelves.

Opening Days Through Tsubamegun History

We here at Tsubamegun started writing game reports part way through the 2008 season. Since then, we haven’t missed an official game. (Would you believe we actually covered pre-season games in 2009?) Tomorrow, Opening Day 2015, will mark our our seventh Opening Day and our eighth overall season of covering the Swallows. Looking back at […]

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May 3rd 2015, vs. Hiroshima

May 3rd, 2015 Hiroshima Carp  3 Tokyo Swallows 7 Streak: Won 1   Last 5: LLWLW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Battle of the long relievers. Interesting night on both offense and defense for the Swallows. Kazahari had a very short first start, Tokuyama pulled a big boner, and Furuno got some work done sharpish. On the other […]

Ishikawa started strongly, but he didn't get the run support he needed.

May 2nd 2015 vs Hiroshima

May 2nd, 2015 Hiroshima Carp  6 Tokyo Swallows 2 Streak: Lost 1   Last 5: LLLWL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Kris Johnson had himself another strong performance against the Swallows as the Carp leveled the season series at three games apiece. And as you can see, it all came down to that fateful eighth inning. Despite not threatening […]

Ogawa stopped the Swallows' losing streak.

May 1st, 2015 vs. Hiroshima

May 1st, 2015 Hiroshima Carp  4 Tokyo Swallows 5 Streak: Won 1   Last 5: LLLLW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) The Swallows took advantage of their home field advantage to beat Hiroki Kuroda and the last place Carp. The Swallows got to face Hiroki Kuroda in arguably his first start back in Japan at a hitter’s park […]

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