Month: July 2023

9 runs→2 runs→7 runs…’195 wins in Japan-US career’ Tanaka’s dueling pitches left manager with “no sense of security”

Veteran pitcher Masahiro Tanaka (35) of the Rakuten Eagles of Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) suffered humiliation in his first start of the second half. Tanaka started a home game against the Nippon Ham Fighters at Rakuten Mobile Park in Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, on Sunday, giving up seven runs (seven earned) on eight hits […]