japanese baseball

Tonight’s Mariner game ended better than last night’s
First of all we won. 5-3 over the Angels.
It was some sort of celebration of the ties between Seattle and Japan, particularly baseball ties. They had a pre game Taiko drum group with some very colorful costumes.

During the game Ichiro got 2 hits, scoring at least once. And the winning runs were scored on a home run by Carp (which I always associate with Japan) off of Takahasi.

2 Responses to “japanese baseball”

  1. regenaxe Says:

    Did the shaggy beast drum too? I would love to see that costume up close.

    • jay Says:

      He/she had a smaller hand carried drum. I think it is in the hidden hand. When they were performing they were a bit far away from our seats – and I don’t have a super-duper camera. (This is a phone pic)

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