Archives for October 2014

Tokyo Swallows Podcast 23 (October, 2014)

The Swallows’ season is over which means that Dave, Chris, and Kozo are free to enjoy their lives and maybe become KC Royals fans. But before they ran off to enjoy life without 6th place baseball™, they got together to review the 2014 season. Content Overview: The mind boggling team offense and pitching stats. Notable […]

Monday Bullets #22 (Wrap-up 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. Due to a couple of Monday games and overall busyness this column took a bit of a break. But the end of season is always filled with […]

Oct 7th 2014, vs Yokohama

October 7th, 2014 Yokohama BayStars 4 Tokyo Swallows 3 Streak: Lost 1 Last 5: LWLWL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) The 2014 Swallows glorious second straight season of 6th place baseball came to a close in a fitting fashion at Jingu with a loss to their new DeNA overlords Yokohama. But that mattered not as the Tokyo […]

Oct 6th 2014, vs Yokohama

October 6th, 2014 Yokohama BayStars 6 Tokyo Swallows 7 Streak: Won 1 Last 5: LLWLW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) This game was originally supposed to be the season finale, but a poorly-timed typhoon ended up scratching yesterday’s game and moving it to tomorrow. Things got off to a rough start, but as you can see they ended […]

Oct 5th 2014, vs Yokohama [Rained Out]

October 5th, 2014 Yokohama BayStars Tokyo Swallows Streak: Lost 1 Last 5: WLLWL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Cancelled due to approaching typhoon.

Oct 2nd 2014, vs. Yomiuri

October 2nd, 2014 Yomiuri Giants 9 Tokyo Swallows 1 Streak: Lost 1   Last 5: WLLWL The Swallows’ faithful did not get their wish and fell to the hands of the Giants in a game that was never in doubt. Yagi wasn’t able to get his redemption game, and the Swallows ended their season with […]

Oct 1st 2014, vs. Yomiuri

October 1st, 2014 Yomiuri Giants 1 Tokyo Swallows 2 Streak: Won 1   Last 5: LWLLW The Swallows eked out a victory over the Giants in their penultimate matchup for the 2014 season. Sugiura got a strong start against the Giants 1.5-gun squad and gave the Swallows’ faithful something to hope for next season. While […]