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 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 […]

July 27th 2017, vs Chunichi

July 26th, 2017 Chunichi Dragons 1 Tokyo Swallows 11 Streak: Won 3 Last 5: WLWWW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) The Swallows scored eleven runs for the second straight night against Chunichi as Yamanaka went the distance on the mound and Balentien went deep twice.  Yamanaka, winless on the season started for the Swallows against Oguma for […]

Jul 10th 2017, @Yomiuri

July 12th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 2 Yomiuri Giants 3 (Tokyo Dome) Last 5: LLLDL The Swallows still haven’t won in July 🙁 Yamanaka took the mound for the Swallows against the Giants and Central League ERA leader Taguchi. Yamada gave Swallows fans hope in the fourth inning with his 13th home run of the season, […]

July 6th, 2017 @ Chunichi

July 6th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 3 Chunichi Dragons 4 Streak: Lost 5    Last 5: LLLLL (Nagoya Dome) Another road game, another loss for your sixth place Tokyo Yakult Swallows. The dumpster fire continues to escalate as the Swallows finished off another dismal road trip and were swept in Nagoya to stay winless in July. […]

June 15th 2017, vs. Tohoku

June 15th, 2017 Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 2 Tokyo Swallows 6 Streak: Won 2  Last 5: LWLWW (Meiji Jingu Stadium) Juri Hara pitched his first career complete game and Yuhei had four hits as the Swallows took two of three from the Pacific League leading Rakutens. In what seemed like a lopsided pitching matchup, Hara […]

June 8th 2017, @ Fukuoka

June 8th, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 0 Fukuoka Hawks 15 Streak: All the Ls Last 9: LLLLLDLLL (Ebay Yahoo Auction Dome) NOT A GOOD DAY AT THE OFFICE   The Swallows were physically present to close out their three game series in Fukuoka but judging from the product on the field, it seems their baseball talents […]

June 1st, 2017 @ Orix

June 1st, 2017 Tokyo Swallows 2 Orix Buffaloes 3 Streak: Lost 3    Last 5: LWLLL (Kyocera Dome) In not so breaking news, another decent pitching performance was wasted by the Swallows as they fell 3-2 to Orix and swept in three games to start the delightful interleague schedule.  Yoshinori started for Swallows and Brandon […]

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 […]