Boston’s Unlikely Japanese Hero: Koji Uehara

The Wall Street Journal
October 31, 2013 AT 6:06 AM
Relief pitcher Koji Uehara clinched Boston’s victory as the first-ever Japanese hurler to put away a World Series. WSJ’s George Nishiyama tells Michael Arnold about changes in Japanese baseball culture since trailblazer Hideo Nomo came to the U.S. Major Leagues in 1995.