Yakult infielder Munetaka Murakami blasted 2 run homerun and his 22nd HR of the season. He is now leading the leading in HR by 3… Read More »Yakult Swallows now in 2nd place with the help from Murakami’s 2-Run HR
The Japan Professional Baseball Players Association announced the results of the annual salary survey for this season (730 players, excluding foreign players). For 2nd year… Read More »NPB Players Association reveals the league’s average pay.
On the 10th in Japan time, the Yomiuri Giants announced that they had agreed to sign a free-agent pitcher, Shun Yamaguchi, from AAA Sacramento, a… Read More »Shun YAmaguchi return to yomiuri giants
San Francisco Giants affiliate 3A pitcher Shun Yamaguchi will go back to Japan in mid-season. He posted a message to fans on his Instagram on… Read More »Shun Yamaguchi returning home in mid-season.
Norichika Aoki recorded #2,500 hits in a match against Nippon Ham at Jingu Stadium. This was the 1726th hit of his professional baseball career in… Read More »NOrichika Aoki reaches another honorable milestone in japan
SoftBank Hawks has a very deep team and many starters that are experienced. Masahiro Tanaka returned to Rakuten Golden Eagles which makes their pitching staff… Read More »Breaking down npb season so far – Pacific league
About a month has passed since professional baseball began. As expected, before the season kicked-off, Hanshin Tigers has a large number of starting pitchers, and… Read More »Breaking down NPB season so far-Central League