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 […]

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 […]