May 18th 2018, @Yomiuri

May 17th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 1 Yomiuri Giants 0 Streak: Won 2     Last 5: LWLWW (The Rotten Egg in Korakuen) The Swallows continued the momentum from Yoshinori’s pitching performance a night ago as Ishikawa and four relievers combined to shutout Gomiuri for a second night at their place.  The starters for this game […]

May 11th 2017, vs. Hiroshima

May 11th, 2017 Hiroshima Carp 3 Tokyo Swallows 12 Streak: Won 1 Last 5: LWWLW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) On a beautiful evening at Jingu, every single Swallow starter had a hit, Ishikawa was serviceable for five innings after two subpar starts, the bullpen held the lead, and the Swallows took two of three games from […]

May 4th 2017, vs. Hanshin

May 4th, 2017 Hanshin Tigers 7 Tokyo Swallo1ws Streak: Lost 2 Last 5: WWWLL (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Today’s groundbreaking discovery: bad starting pitching (Swallows)+ ineffective hitting (Swallows) + hot hitting lineup (Hanshin) + Lucky Stiff (Umeno) ≠ Swallows Win The starters for this game were Ishikawa for the Swallows, Fujinami for the Hanshins. Fujinami struggled […]

Apr 27th 2017, @ Chunichi

April 26th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 0 Chunichi Dragons 2 Streak: Lost 1 Last 5: WLLWL (Nagoya Dome) The encouraging signs of the offense waking up last night turned out to be a false alarm as the Swallows wasted another fine pitching performance and were shutout by in Nagoya. The starters in this game were Juri […]

Apr 13th, 2017 vs. Chunichi

April 13th, 2017 Chunichi Dragons 2 Tokyo Swallows 3 Streak: Won 1 Last 5: LLLLW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) The Swallows losing streak finally came to an end thanks to a solid start by David Buchanan and another clutch walk off hit by Ugumori, The starters for this game were Buchanan for the Swallows, Matayoshi for Chunichi. Chunichi […]

Apr 6th 2017, @ Hanshin

April 5th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 1  Hanshin Tigers 4 Streak: Lost 2   Last 5: LWWLL (Kyocera Dome) On a night when the Swallows’ bullpen came through with seven scoreless innings, one mistake made for a dramatic walk off win for Hanshin in extra innings. Starters for this game were Beefy Randy Messenger for Hanshin, Tateyama for […]

Sep 27th 2016, @ Hanshin

Sep 27th 2016 Tokyo Swallows 3 Hanshin Tigers 4 Streak: Lost 3 Last 5: LWLLL (Koshien Stadium) The Tokyo Swallows continue to play out the season with nothing to play for. On Tuesday night, they suffered a come from behind loss to the Tigers and fell to fifth in the standings. The starters for this […]

Sept 13th 2016, vs Yokohama

September 13th, 2016 Yokohama BayStars 11 Tokyo Swallows 3 Streak: L2 Last 5: WLWLL With the regular season winding down, every game could be labeled as a MUST WIN. At a rainy, gloomy Jingu Stadium on Tuesday, Tokyo dug themselves into a deeper hole in a pitiful performance against Yokohama. The starters for this game […]

Sept 6th 2016, @ Yokohama

September 6th, 2016 Tokyo Swallows 1 Yokohama Baystars 6 Streak: Lost 2 Last 5: LLWLL (Yokohama Stadium) The make-or-break series to salvage the 2016 Tokyo Swallows season got off to a bad start after a comprehensive victory by the home team. Tonight’s game showed by Yokohama are in the driver’s seat towards earning a climax […]

Aug 30th 2016, @ Yomiuri

August 30th, 2016 Tokyo Swallows 2 Yomiuri Giants 5 Streak: Lost 1 Last 5: WWWWL (Fukui, Japan) The Swallows five game winning came to an end at the hands of the hated ones. The starters for this game were Sugano for the Gomiuri, Sugiura for the Swallows. First inning: Sakamoto hit a sacrifice fly to score […]