That’s for sure. So far, Takahashi has faced six batters from the opposing team (Korea). He struck all of them out.
Takuma Takahashi might be the best Little League pitcher I've ever seen.
— nayr (@ryanf_1996) August 20, 2014
This Japanese pitcher Takahashi has struck out 20 of the 24 batters he has faced at the LLWS #untouchable
— Sam Cosby (@CosbyShow_) August 20, 2014
Takum takahashi is a badass pitcher
— Tone (@asaenz12_13) August 20, 2014
This Japanese pitcher is so icy 6 batters 6 K's
— Mister Knee (@BigPapaD43) August 20, 2014
6 batters faced, 6 batters struck out. This pitcher from japan is nasty #LLWS
— Marcc. (@MMurray414) August 20, 2014
This Japanese pitcher is just mowing them down right now?
— Cart (@CarterMcPhail) August 20, 2014
This Japan pitcher has faced 6 batters and struck them all out
— Julian (@julianmachado__) August 20, 2014
How much buzz is Takahashi generating? Enough to send “This Japan” trending in the U.S.: