Aug 16th 2017, vs. Yomiuri

August 16th, 2017 Yomiuri Giants 8  Tokyo Swallows 2 Streak: Lost 3    Last 5: LWLLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) The Swallows lost another game of baseball.  

August 13, 2017 @ Chunichi

August 13, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 2 Chunichi Dragons 7 Streak: Lost 2    Last 5: LLWLL (Nagoya Dome) A bad day for Yoshinori on the mound in Nagoya. The game started on a high note, as the Swallows managed to grab a run in the top of the first thanks to a Yamada RBI. The […]

August 12th, 2017 @ Chunichi

August 12th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 0 Chunichi Dragons 3 Streak: Lost 1    Last 5: WLLWL (Nagoya Dome) Ogawa kept this one close until a fateful pitch in the bottom of the eighth inning. Oh, and he got zero help on offense. The face of this evening’s Chunichi threat, as is so often the case, […]

Aug 10th 2017, vs. Yokohama

August 10th, 2017 Yokohama BayStars 7 Tokyo Swallows 2 Streak: Lost 2 Last 5: LLWLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) A rookie started for the Swallows for the second straight game as Hoshi took on Yokohama in the series finale as Jingu. Different pitcher, same end result.   Hoshi started for the Swallows, Imanaga for Yokohama in […]

Aug 9th 2017, vs. Yokohama

August 9th, 2017 Yokohama BayStars 7 Tokyo Swallows 2 Streak: Won 1 Last 5: LLLWL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Rookie righty Yugo Umeno made his top team starting debut, but the alas the prevailing song of 2017 remained the same as the Swallows were downed by the BayStars. The 18 year old 2016 3rd round draft […]

August 6th, 2017 @ Hanshin

August 6th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 5 Hanshin Tigers 6 Streak: Lost 3     Last 5: LWLLL (Kyocera Dome) Another loss in Osaka. But hey, at least the birds managed to put some runs on the board this time. The Swallows struck first against starter Nomi in the second inning. With two outs, Obiki reached […]

August 5th, 2017 @ Hanshin

August 5th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 0 Hanshin Tigers 4 Streak: Lost 2     Last 5: LLWLL (Kyocera Dome) Six Hanshin pitchers combined to limit the Tokyo “offense” to three hits and four total runners. That was one fewer hit than last night’s game, for those keeping tabs on the futility. Ogawa allowed four runs […]

August 4th 2017, @ Hanshin

August 4th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 0 Hanshin Tigers 3 Streak: Lost 1     Last 5: LLLWL (Kyocera Dome) The Swallows hoped to take the momentum from last night’s win and keep it going in Osaka. Unfortunately, Randy Messenger pitched a solid game and the Swallows bats couldn’t bring their Jingu magic to Kyocera Dome. David […]

Aug 3rd 2017, vs. Yomiuri

August 3rd, 2017 Yomiuri Giants 5 Tokyo Swallows 7 Streak: Won 1   Last 5: WLLLW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) A less than optimal start for the Swallows for a second straight night and Gomiuri fans assumed a three game sweep was a foregone conclusion. Rookie Hoshi started for the Swallows, ULTIMATEBITCHBOYUTSUMI™ for Gomiuri. Hoshi, who […]

Aug 2nd 2017, vs. Yomiuri

August 2nd, 2017 Yomiuri Giants 10 Tokyo Swallows 4 Streak: Lost 3   Last 5: LWLLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) FUCK. YOMIURI. Swallows Scoring: 4th: Yamasaki triple, Balentien sacfly. 6th: Yamasaki single, Balentien 2RHR (21st of the year). 8th: Sakaguchi double, Yamasaki single, Yamada RBI single. Yomiuri Scoring: WHO THE FUCK CARES Tokyo will try to avoid the sweep tomorrow […]