Tokyo Swallows Podcast 27 (June, 2015)

Dave and Kozo powered through a podcast in central Tokyo as Chris did some humanitarian work in Tohoku.

Content Overview

  • Swallows recap since the last podcast.
  • Historical Swallows losing streaks.
  • The Mitch Dening signing.
  • Positive streaks.
  • Interleague.
  • Post-Interleague CL team-by-team analysis.
  • Notable Swallows players.
  • Swallows that need to pick it up.
  • All-Star voting.
  • Tsubakuro.
  • Upcoming stadium promotions including the Tokyo uniforms.
You can finally get a Swallows shirt with TOKYO across the front.

You can finally get a Swallows shirt with TOKYO across the front.

  • Other team’s fancy uniforms.
... Or you can unleash your inner animal with these Orix unis.

… Or you can unleash your inner animal with these Orix unis.

... or if you don't get enough BL with your baseball you can go with these alternate BayStars unis.

… or if you don’t get enough BL with your baseball you can go with these alternate BayStars unis.

  • Torukuya and mascot life.

Intro and outro bookends mixed by David Watkins.

About Kozo Ota

Kozo Ota is a third-generation Swallows fan that grew up on Montreal Expos baseball. (You can read more about that here.) When he’s not at Jingu, he works as a freelance translator/interpreter to make enough money to go to Jingu. You can find random posts by Kozo on Google+ and Twitter.

  • SK

    Just want to say a quick thanks from England, I always enjoy your podcasts!

    • Thank you for listening, and for taking the time to comment!

  • bcampb

    Keep up the good work!

    スワローズの勝ち !!