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The Inspiration For KENTA’s “Hideo Itami” Ring Name Revealed

KENTA’s name change to Hideo Itami was inspired by baseball (former pitcher Hideo Nomo) and Japanese manga, as Itami comes from Naruto. Itami’s first WWE theme song is now available on iTunes. It’s called Tokiwakita (Time Has Come).
Via WZR Online
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Head Writer for NXT TV, Inspiration Behind Itami’s Name Change, More

- WrestleMania 31 tickets will reportedly be going on sale in November. Fans who attended the August 16th WWE live event in San Jose will soon be receiving information on how to get tickets shortly before they are put on sale for everyone else. – Writer Stephen Guerrieri is currently the lead writer for WWE NXT TV episodes. He replaced Ryan Ward. Guerrieri previously wrote for...
Via Wrestle Scoop
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Head Writer for WWE NXT TV Revealed, Inspiration Behind Hideo Itami’s Name Change, More

- WrestleMania 31 tickets will reportedly be going on sale in November. Fans who attended the August 16th WWE live event in San Jose will soon be receiving information on how to get tickets shortly before they are put on sale for everyone else. - Writer Stephen Guerrieri is currently the lead writer for WWE NXT TV episodes. He replaced Ryan Ward. Guerrieri previously wrote for...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Details On Tonight’s NXT In-Ring Debut Of Hideo Itami, Origin Of His New Name

As we reported in the spoilers for the WWE NXT tapings last week, Hideo Itami will be making his in-ring debut on tonight’s episode of NXT. The in-ring debut of Hideo Itami was announced shortly after his promo on NXT Takeover 2 on September 11th that was interrupted by The Ascension. Itami’s first televised WWE match will be in singles action against Justin Gabriel. During...
Via Wrestling News Depot
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Head Writer for NXT TV Revealed, Inspiration Behind Hideo Itami’s Name Change, More

- WrestleMania 31 tickets will reportedly be going on sale in November. Fans who attended the August 16th WWE live event in San Jose will soon be receiving information on how to get tickets shortly before they are put on sale for everyone else. - Writer Stephen Guerrieri is currently the lead writer for WWE NXT TV episodes. He replaced Ryan Ward. Guerrieri previously wrote for Rachael...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Beckett and the Dodgers Have a History of No-Hitters

Josh Beckett Dodgers – Photo Credit – Keith Allison The Los Angeles Dodgers’ pitcher Josh Beckett threw his first career no-hitter this past Sunday, May 25th against the Philadelphia Phillies. While this was the first no-hitter for Beckett, it was the 24th in the history of the Dodgers franchise. 11 of them have occurred since 1958, when the team relocated to Los Angeles from...
Via Hot Stove MLB
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Hideo Nomo Trended On Twitter Thanks To Josh Beckett’s No-Hitter

Hideo Nomo trended hardcore on Twitter Sunday afternoon, and it was all due to Josh Beckett's no-hitter.
Via Gamedayr
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers’ Josh Beckett Throws No-Hitter Against Phillies

(Photo by Keith Allison via Flickr) For the first time this season, a no-hitter has been etched in the MLB record books. On Sunday, right-handed pitcher Josh Beckett of the Los Angeles Dodgers has broken the mold against the Philadelphia Phillies by throwing a no-hitter in the Dodgers 6-0 win. He is the first Dodger’s pitcher to throw a no-hitter since Hideo Nomo on Sept. 17, 1996...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Pitcher Josh Beckett Throw No-Hitter

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett, who has dealt with injuries for years now, pitched the first no-hitter of the MLB season and the first for the Dodgers since Hideo Nomo accomplished the feat back in 1996.  Enjoy this, Josh! pic.twitter.com/QpEfevZ5CM — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) May 25, 2014 The Philadelphia Phillies, who fell victim to Beckett’s stuff today, don’t...
Via Sportsnaut
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Overseas Fan Spring Training - Measuring Perfection

Eric D. Schabell Contributing Writer With only one more week left in Spring Training it is time to wrap up this series with the final look at how we measure perfection.Pitching perfection.There are a lot of things used to measure how good a pitcher is; Wins, Losses, Earned Run Average (ERA), innings pitched, strikeouts, walks, earned runs, games started, games finished, complete...
Via RedSoxLife
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Dodger Hideo Nomo elected to Japan Baseball Hall of Fame

Former Dodgers pitcher Hideo Nomo was elected to the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame on Friday, becoming the youngest player ever (45 and 4 months) to be honored. Nomo becomes one of only three players in history elected to the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. Known as "Warrior," Nomo spent seven seasons with the Dodgers where he earned an 81-66 record, 3...
Via Fox Sports West
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Dodger Hideo Nomo elected to Japan Baseball Hall of Fame

Former Dodgers pitcher Hideo Nomo was elected to the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame on Friday, becoming the youngest player ever (45 and 4 months) to be honored. Nomo becomes one of only three players in history elected to the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. Known as "Warrior," Nomo spent seven seasons with the Dodgers where he earned an 81-66 record, 3...
Via Fox Sports West
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

2014's worst Baseball Hall of Fame ballots

I promise you, we're reaching the end of ranting and raving about the Hall of Fame. But before we're done, it's time to look at the worst ballots cast for the Hall of Fame class of 2014. And let me tell you this - there sure were some doozies. All ballots have either been obtained by the Hall of Fame Ballot Collecting Gizmo from Baseball Think Factory, or by the writer-revealed...
Via Awful Announcing
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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