Baseball in Japan America's pastime is Japan's most popular sport – but with some twists. For most of my life I've tried to understand the differences. STARTING PITCHERS GAME SCORESTeam relief rankings Links to pdf data Team KeysStadium keys Individual data Win Shares Top 50 Position Players 2018Win Shares Top 20 Pitchers 2018Catchers  Opp Offense CL 2018Catchers Opp Offense PL 2018Catchers stolen bases 2018 Team data Run, home run adjustments 2018Team Win Shares 2018RS, RA vs expectations since 2011:Giants RunsTigers RunsDragons RunsBayStars RunsCarp Run

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