Yakyu: Baseball Done Differently

With the status of the 2020 Major League Baseball season still uncertain, many have turned their attention overseas, where professionals are already swinging their bats (and/or using them as bunting implements) or wearing out their pitching shoulders. Taiwan got started … Continued

News: Delay of Game Continues

The saying “no news is good news” is usually true, but in the case of Japanese baseball, I beg to differ. NPB team representatives had a meeting today (May 11) and reached the conclusion that it is not yet possible … Continued

COVID-19 and Baseball in Japan

COVID-19 is pretty much the lone topic of conversation these days, and for obvious reasons. Japan has started to see a sudden surge in numbers as well, and it has directly affected the baseball world. On March 26, Hanshin Tigers … Continued