The location of the soon-to-be-opened Tsubakuro shop.

Monday Bullets #14 (Pre All Star Edition)

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. The Swallows limp into the 4 day All Star break. As per Tsubamegun policy we’re not going to cover the All Star games, so this will be […]

Say hello to the newest Swallows, Arakaki (L) and Yamanaka (R).

Kawashima and Hidaka Traded to Hawks

On Sunday the Swallows and Hawks announced a four player trade which will send INF Keizo Kawshima and LHF Ryo Hidaka to the Hawks and RHP Nagisa Arakaki and RHP Hiroshi Yamanaka to the Swallows. The deal was made official today as both teams introduced their new players in press conferences. Kawashima, who was on […]

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Jul 21st 2014, vs Hiroshima

July 21st, 2014 Hiroshima Carp 2 Tokyo Swallows 3 Streak: Won 1  Last 5: LWLLW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) The Swallows celebrated the wonder of the Marine Day national holiday with a win at home against the third placed Carp, a win that also registered as Yasuhiro Ogawa’s first since way back on April 11th. Yes people, you […]

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Tokyo Swallows Podcast 21 (July, 2014)

The first half of the season is in the books, and Dave Chris, and Kozo come together to talk about it. Apologies for the sound quality in the last couple of episodes, we were picking up way too much background noise. We finally figured out the cause of the issue and we’re delivering episode #21 […]

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Say hello to the newest Swallows, Arakaki (L) and Yamanaka (R).

Kawashima and Hidaka Traded to Hawks

On Sunday the Swallows and Hawks announced a four player trade which will send INF Keizo Kawshima and LHF Ryo Hidaka to the Hawks and RHP Nagisa Arakaki and RHP Hiroshi Yamanaka to the Swallows. The deal was made official today as both teams introduced their new players in press conferences. Kawashima, who was on […]

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Jul 21st 2014, vs Hiroshima

July 21st, 2014 Hiroshima Carp 2 Tokyo Swallows 3 Streak: Won 1  Last 5: LWLLW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) The Swallows celebrated the wonder of the Marine Day national holiday with a win at home against the third placed Carp, a win that also registered as Yasuhiro Ogawa’s first since way back on April 11th. Yes people, you […]

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Jul 16th 2014, @ Yomiuri

July 16th, 2014 Tokyo Swallows 2 Yomiuri Giants 5 Streak: Lost 2    Last 5: LLWLL (Tokyo Dome) Tonight saw Kiya called in to make an emergency start as the originally slated starter Narveson was scratched due to neck pain, while Tokyo’s offence couldn’t get anything going until it was too late. Kiya was by […]

Ishiyama. Deserved better.

Jul 15th 2014, @ Yomiuri

July 15th, 2014 Tokyo Swallows 3 Yomiuri Giants 4 Streak: Lost 1    Last 5: LLLWL (Tokyo Dome) The coaching staff needlessly attempted to ride a superb Ishiyama start an inning too far, and as a result, a comfortable victory was converted to the shit sandwich of a sayonara extra-innings loss. Ishiyama pitched a sublime […]

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