That’s for sure. So far, Takahashi  has faced six batters from the opposing team (Korea). He struck all of them out.

https://twitter.com/fcarne12/status/502195168070885376

https://twitter.com/nikbetch/status/502196197529255937

How much buzz is Takahashi generating? Enough to send “This Japan” trending in the U.S.:

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