nippon-ham fighters

    • 6.13.18

      Japanese First Pitch Gets Real Weird, Real Fast

      A demonic wrestling robot (??) pitched to a fox, and then a mouse-monkey served as referee as the fox charged the mound. What is happening?

    • 11.10.17

      Shohei Otani Could Be Coming to MLB

      MLB and Otani's Japanese club, the Nippon Ham Fighters, reached an agreement to extend the recently expired posting system, but it's still not a lock.

    • 7.6.16

      Shohei Otani Is the Best Thing in Baseball

      Japan's Shohei Otani has long been considered by many to be the best pitching prospect in the world. Now he has become his team's go-to DH when he's not on the mound. And he's only 22.