Tokyo Swallows Podcast 16 (August, 2013)

This month’s podcast has a fair bit of sunshine in it, especially when compared with the dire nature of last month’s. Topics include: All-Star weekend Tokyo’s two massive rays of light Lastings Milledge likely out for rest of regular season A very young lineup and bullpen Crappy pitching mounds in Japan Noise pollution at Jingu […]

Tokyo Swallows Podcast 05 (December 2011)

We’re back! It’s been a while since our last audio edition, but David and Christopher sat down again on a Sunday afternoon to make fun of each other a little bit and talk about everything that has happened since the Central League playoffs kicked off at Meiji Jingu Stadium at the end of October. After […]

Tokyo Swallows Podcast 03 (September, 2011)

Hosts David Watkins and Christopher Pellegrini summarize the ups and downs of September and preview what is to come in the tight Central League pennant race between the Tokyo Swallows and the Chunichi Dragons. Episode three was recorded just a few hours prior to last night’s game against the Hiroshima Carp. Dave and Christopher also […]

Tokyo Swallows Podcast 02 (Aug. 2011)

Holy crap. August was a terrible month for the Tokyo Swallows, and TS Podcast hosts Dave Watkins and Christopher Pellegrini get back together to talk about what went wrong and apologize for the inaccuracy of some of the things that they said and wrote during that hideous month of doom. In case you missed it, […]

Tokyo Swallows Podcast No. 1 July, 2011

After a couple of years of silence, Dave Watkins and Christopher Pellegrini sat down once again to record an audio podcast dedicated to Japanese Professional Baseball in general and the Tokyo Swallows in particular. This first episode focuses on the reasons why the Swallows are currently at the top of the Central League, the key […]

April NPB Status Reports at Trans-Pacific Radio

We just put up two new status reports at Trans-Pacific Radio where we’ve published other podcasts related to professional baseball in Japan. The review of how things went in April in the Central League can be listened to here (the audio player is located near the bottom of the post. And you can click here […]

Our Day at Chiba Marine Stadium: The Prequel

The point of this post is really just to start an open thread and give our readers a chance to offer some input while it’ll still really make a difference. Like Michael Westbay of Japanese Baseball.com and Deanna of Marinerds, etc. before us, we here at the Tsubamegun have been invited to spend a day […]