vs. Dragons – September 1-3 – Bombs Away!

After struggling to score runs against the Yakult Swallows (but still winning all three games), the Hanshin Tigers hosted the Chunichi Dragons over the weekend. It was a much needed six-game home stand after a 27-game trip away from Koshien Stadium. For

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Mendoza Press Conference

Original Article Can Be Seen Here 元の記事はこちら * Keep in mind, I am translating a translation of his answers. I have not heard the actual press conference, so Luis Mendoza‘s answers are not his exact words! I just hope nothing got lost i

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Tigers Claim Mendoza Off Waivers

The Hanshin Tigers announced on August 31st that they had successfully acquired the services of pitcher Luis Mendoza (33) from the Nippon Ham Fighters, who waived him late last week. Mendoza is a native of Mexico, and is in his fourth year in NPB. He will

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Tigers Web Magazine Interviews Dolis

The original interview (in Japanese) and pictures can be found here How do you feel playing for the Hanshin Tigers? Rafael Dolis (RD): I’d wanted to make my way out to Japan for awhile already, so I’m really happy to have been able to do it. I

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