May 13th, 2017 vs Chunichi

May 13th, 2017 Chunichi Dragons 4 Tokyo Swallows 3 Streak: Lost 1         Last 5: WWLWL (“Home” at Matsuyama) Akiyoshi threw batting practice in the top of the ninth to squander a two run cushion and annoy the ever-living ish out of several Tsubamegun members in attendance. On the bright side, the Tokyo […]

04/14/12 Hiroshima (“Home”)

April 14th, 2012 Hiroshima Carp  1 Tokyo Swallows  10 Streak: Won 1       Last 5: WWLLW (Matsuyama) The birds’ first game of the year against the fish was a home-away-from-home game in Matsuyama, a fortunate choice of location given the constant rain that cancelled every other game in the Kanto region. Your Tokyo […]

5/7/11 – Hiroshima (Home)

May 7th, 2011 Hiroshima Toyo Carp 9 Tokyo Yakult Swallows 6 Streak: Lost 2      Last 5: WWWLL (Matsuyama Stadium)   Not a good day to be a starting pitcher in Matsuyama as both starters see their ERA’s skyrocket. Not too many long balls but a lot of doubles make for an exciting game. […]

Off-Day Pissing Contest

I’m starting an irregular tradition, although there are better things, even on this site, I could be doing with my time. I’m giving our loyal and friendly readers, which would be you, something to talk about on a day with no game. I’m going to pathetically brag, in the hope that you will one up […]