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  1. Yuki Yanagita leads Japan to win over MLB All-Stars

    Leadoff hitter Yuki Yanagita drove in four runs to lead Japan to an 8-4 win over the Major League Baseball All-Stars on Friday in the second game of the five-match tour.

    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2014
  2. Seattle Mariners owner Hiroshi Yamauchi dies at 85

    Hiroshi Yamauchi, who ran Nintendo for more than 50 years and led the Japanese company's transition from traditional playing-card maker to video game giant, has died. He was 85.

    Story | Conversation | September 19, 2013
  3. Wladimir Balentien approaching Japan's single-season homer mark

    Wladimir Balentien hit two home runs Tuesday to move within five of tying Japanese baseball's single-season record of 55.

    Story | Conversation | August 27, 2013
  4. Former All-Star infielder Jose Lopez headed to Japan

    Former All-Star infielder Jose Lopez is headed to Japan.

    Story | Conversation | January 07, 2013
  5. Ichiro Suzuki decides not to play for Japan in 2013 World Basebal...

    Ichiro Suzuki told Japanese baseball officials on Monday he has decided not to take part in next year's World Baseball Classic.

    Story | Conversation | November 19, 2012
  6. Norichika Aoki of Milwaukee Brewers to sit out World Baseball Cla...

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Norichika Aoki has decided not to participate in next year's World Baseball Classic, becoming the latest Japanese major leaguer to opt out of the tournament.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2012
  7. World Baseball Classic 2013 -- Japan players threaten boycott

    Japan's players' association has threatened to boycott the 2013 World Baseball Classic because calls for a larger share of tournament revenue weren't met.

    Story | Conversation | July 20, 2012
  8. Yoenis Cespedes gets first major league homer in A's win

    Cuban defector Yoenis Cespedes hit his first major league home run to power the Athletics to a 4-1 victory over the Mariners on Thursday that earned Oakland a split in the teams' two-game season-opening series at Tokyo Dome.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 29, 2012
  9. MLB's Opening Day is always special

    Jim Caple

    No matter where the game is played, no matter when it is played, Opening Day is always special.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2012
  10. Ichiro Suzuki has four hits as Mariners beat Athletics in MLB ope...

    Dustin Ackley drove in the go-ahead run in the top of the 11th inning and Ichiro Suzuki went 4 for 5 as the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 3-1 Wednesday in baseball's season-opener in Tokyo.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | March 28, 2012
  11. Hard to find the point of Major League Baseball's season opening ...

    Tim Keown

    Taking the game international? No problem. But opening the season with the A's and the Mariners in Japan? Hard to figure that one out.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2012
  12. Start/sit advice, two-start pitchers, rankings for Week 1 of the ...

    Tristan H. Cockcroft

    Tristan H. Cockcroft breaks down the schedule and early-season lineups for an extra-long "Week 1" of the fantasy baseball season, and explains how ESPN's fantasy baseball game handles the beginning of the 2012 baseball season.

    Story | Conversation | March 27, 2012
  13. Seattle Mariners, Oakland Athletics tour tsunami disaster zone in...

    Members of the Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners got a firsthand look at the devastation from the earthquake and tsunami on Tuesday when they visited one of the towns hit hardest by last year's disaster in Japan.

    Story | Conversation | March 27, 2012
  14. Seattle Mariners, Oaklan Athletics arrive in Japan for opening se...

    The Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics arrived in Japan on Friday, five days before opening Major League Baseball's 2012 season at Tokyo Dome.

    Story | Conversation | March 23, 2012
  15. Seattle Mariners, Oakland Athletics will open 2012 season in Toky...

    Ichiro Suzuki and possibly Hideki Matsui will begin the 2012 season playing before their countrymen.

    Story | Conversation | September 28, 2011
  16. Matt Murton breaks Ichiro Suzuki's Japan season hits record

    Former major leaguer Matt Murton has broken Ichiro Suzuki's record for the most hits in a single season in Japanese Professional Baseball.

    Story | Conversation | October 05, 2010