Apr 10th 2014, @ Chunichi

We need more of this...

April 10th, 2014  Tokyo Swallows 6 Chunichi Dragons 8 Streak: Lost 4  Last 5: WLLLL (Nagoya Dome) The Swallows came into tonight’s game still looking for their first road win of the season. On the mound for the Swallows was my new man-crush Masato “LGRTR” Furuno, because if Ogawa is the only starter worth believing […]

Sep 7th 2013, @ Chunichi

Balentien didn't get a homerun but did manage an RBI single.

September 7th, 2013 Tokyo Swallows 1 Chunichi Dragons 4 Streak: Lost 1   Last 5: LLDWL (Nagoya Dome) The Swallows fall to Daniel Cabrera and the Dragons after giving up an early lead. Despite the early struggles Kiya pitched well enough to give the bullpen a rest. The Swallows lost the game in the first […]

Aug 29th 2013, vs Chunichi

Balentien gets intentionally walked in the ninth.

August 29th, 2013 Chunichi Dragons 7 Tokyo Swallows 6 Streak: Lost 3 Last 5: LWLLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) For those of you here for a Balentien update, here’s what you need to know. Coco DID NOT hit a homerun tonight, although he came close with a double off the wall to start the six inning. […]

Aug 8th 2013, @ Chunichi

Coco's 39th of the year leveled the contest in the eighth.

August 8th, 2013  Tokyo Swallows 5 Chunichi Dragons 2  Streak: Won 3   Last 5: WLWWW (Nagoya Dome) Can you remember the last time the Swallows swept a three-game series? Well you’ll have to go all the way back to April for the answer to that question. Tokyo won all three games of a home […]

Jul 5th 2013, @ Chunichi

2013 YS

July 5th, 2013  Tokyo Swallows 3   Chunichi Dragons 6 Streak: Lost 2   Last 5: LWWLL (Nagoya Dome) Tonight the Birds went down to Nagoya hoping to build on their recent series win over Yokohama. However, it wasn’t in the cards. The main headline heading into this evenings performance was the return of Hatakeyama. He […]

May 6th 2013, vs Chunichi

Morimoto offers his congrats to Tanishige

May 6th, 2013 Chunichi Dragons 3 Tokyo Swallows 7 Streak: Won 2    Last 5: LLLWW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) In honor of golden week, both teams decided to make the game as interesting as possible for all in attendance. Chunichi even agreed to let the Birds take home the win in spectacular fashion!!*   Tonight saw Matsuoka […]

Apr 18th 2013, vs Chunichi

I feel i posted a similar photo lastweek. This week the runner is Wada.

April 18th, 2013 Chunichi Dragons 6 Tokyo Swallows 3 Streak: Lost 2    Last 5: LLWLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) To say that the Swallows are slumping right now would be an understatement. The Swallows lost their fourth series in a row in a game which would’ve been funny if we weren’t Swallows fans. Luckily for […]

Apr 11th 2013, @ Chunichi

Akagawa was the victim of Luna's bat.

April 11th, 2013 Tokyo Swallows 1 Chunichi Dragons 4 Streak: Lost 1    Last 5: LWLWL (Nagoya Dome) The Swallows lost their second series in a row as they dropped the rubber match against the Dragons. Tonight, the Swallows lost to the 1-2 punch of Daniel Cabrera and Hector Luna. On the Swallows side, it […]

Apr 10th 2013, @ Chunichi

Yay!

April 10th, 2013 Tokyo Swallows 4   Chunichi Dragons 2 Streak: Won 1    Last 5: LLWLW (Nagoya Dome) Tokyo’s two-man, high-kicking Chorus Line of Yasuhiro Ogawa and Kazuhiro Hatakeyama ruled the day as the Swallows managed to avoid a second consecutive dropped series. Chunichi’s Hector Luna was the only other player to have a […]

10/15/12 – CL Climax Series First Stage – Tokyo @ Chunichi (Game 3)

Blanco's grandslam effectively ended the season...

October 15th, 2012 Tokyo Swallows 1 Chunichi Dragons 0 Series: Chunichi 2-1 Tokyo (Chunichi wins the series) (Nagoya Dome) And so it goes… The Swallows season, fairly or unfairly, ended on one pitch. A bases-loaded one-out 3-1 pitch by our best reliever to their best power hitter, who was 0-for-8 in the series, ended up […]