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Season 2
No. Image Title Original Air Date
Howling in the Summer

The episode is a recap of the match between Seidou High and Yakushi High during the West Tokyo Tournament.

April 6, 2015
The Summer Heat Haze

This episode is a recap of the West Tokyo Tournament Finals between Seidou High and Inashiro Industrial. The recap covers from the first to the seventh inning.

April 13, 2015
The Kings of Summer

This episode is a recap of the West Tokyo Tournament Finals between Seidou High and Inashiro Industrial. The recap covers from the seventh to the ninth inning.

April 20, 2015
The Fall Tournament Begins!

Seidou will face Teito high at the first round of the Tournament. Seidou does a situational field practice while Teito work on their fielding that's known as the impenetrable defense.

April 27, 2015
The Cold Rain

The first round of the tournament begins. Despite the rain, Furuya and Mukai square off, continuing to out batters with thier own pitching styles. At the bottom of the fifth however, the game is temporarily put into a halt due to the heavy rain. Will this long break affect the pitchers?

May 4, 2015
Out of Order

The game finally resume and Mukai doesn't let Seidou score while Furuya seem to have lost the focus he's had before the break. Kataoka decide to switch pitchers, sending in Sawamura, who, despite pitching only to the outside, makes the best possible relief.

May 11, 2015
Where I am

Seidou and Teito continue to hold their ground. Mukai continue to out Seidou's batters and while Sawamura allowed one big hit from Kengo, he is aware of the current limits of his abilities. At the bottom of the eighth, Maezono who hasn't made any hits yet will get to face Mukai with bases loaded. Will he finally get a hit off Mukai?

May 18, 2015

Teito's battery plan to distract Maezono with an inside pitch, then finish off with an outside. Maezono hits the inside, bringing all runners home. On top of the ninth, Kawakami struggle to get one more out but is calmed by Miyuki. After the match, Ochiai asks Kataoka why he chose to send Sawamura on top of the sixth. Kataoka answers, explaining that it's for the team to grow.

May 25, 2015
My Path

Seidou prepares for their upcoming match against Nanamori, and the players are motivated with the thought of getting the chance to avenge their summer loss against Inashiro in the third round. Nabe, Kudo and Higashio however, doesn't share the same level of motivation their teammates have, which Nabe later confess to Miyuki, and Miyuki takes it as Nabe wanting to quit the team.

June 1, 2015
Did You Just Pitch...

The second round of the Fall tournament begin. In one stadium is Seidou High versus Nanamori Academy while in another stadium is Inashiro Industrial's match against Ugumori High. Seidou is up by five on top of the first. At the bottom, Sawamura starts for the first time, and is determined to throw to the inside after Nanamori's fourth batter confidently hits his outside pitch.

June 8, 2015
The Underdog Story

Seidou wins their match against Nanamori. Meanwhile, Inashiro struggle to score more against Ugumori's ace, Umemiya Seiichi. At the bottom of the seventh, Umemiya reveals the trump card he's been hiding surprising Inashiro. In Inashiro's dugout, Kunitomo says the opponents are a step ahead of them and tells Narumiya it's about time he wakes up.

June 15, 2015

Inashiro Industrial and Ugumori High's match continue. On top of the eighth, Narumiya is sent to the mound but rejects Tadano's calls for a breaking ball to strike Umemiya out. He throws a fastball which Umemiya hits, resulting to Ugumori High turning the game around and eventually wins the game.

June 22, 2015

Ugumori's team celebrate their win over Inashiro Industrial while at Seidou, there is a fallout between Miyuki and Maezono. On the day of the match, Sawamura, Furuya, and Haruichi have a chance encounter with Umemiya in the washroom.

June 29, 2015
On My Shoulders

The third round of the fall tournament begin. There is an air of tension at Seidou's dugout following Miyuki and Maezono's falling out. Miyuki however, reminds the team to focus on beating the opponent. At game time, Furuya is reminded of Umemiya's challenge, and disobeys Miyuki's lead.

July 6, 2015
Persistent and Diligent

Miyuki and Maezono set aside their misunderstanding in order to win. Ugumori's team on the other hand, makes Furuya throw a lot and his pitch count has reached a hundred. Furuya however, stays persistent and diligent, pitching low strikes consistently to out the batters.

July 13, 2015
Chain Reaction

Seidou High continue to expand their lead. But despite being down by five runs, Ugumori's team remain optimistic. Finding inspiration from Matsubara's strong will he's continued to show the team, and the cheering crowd behind them, Ugumori's batters attack relentlessly with no plans of stopping.

July 20, 2015
Shut Him Down!!!

After Seidou's failed attempt for a double play, the team is in a pinch with bases loaded and no outs. Still, Seidou decides to face Ugumori's momentum head on. Ugumori doesn't back down, managing to scale down Seidou's lead. Kataoka decides to have Furuya finish the eighth, then Sawamura to pitch in the ninth.

July 27, 2015
This Guy's Pretty Good

Sawamura replaces Furuya on the ninth and feels overwhelmed by the cheering crowd, as well as Umemiya's fighting spirit. Aware of Sawamura's state of mind but at full count, Miyuki decides on an inside pitch to strike Umemiya out.

August 3, 2015
An Uncompromising Challenge

Seidou High pulls off a double play to defeat Ugumori High while in a different stadium, Akikawa Academy loses to Yakushi High. At Seidou, Miyuki and Maezono are still in bad terms and later, Furuya's injury is found out.

August 10, 2015
With Heads Held High

With Miyuki and Maezono still at odds, Isashiki talks to Maezono while Miyuki seeks Yuuki's advice. The team is informed of Furuya's condition and Sawamura feels the fate of the team is now in his hands. During practice,Ochiai observes the players while thinking of his future coaching plans.

August 17, 2015
Whispers of the Devil?

Days before the quarterfinals, the Ouya and Seidou baseball teams prepare for their up coming match-up. At Ouya, the team practice seemingly in a hurry, while at Seidou, Ochiai advices a few players, expresses his disappointment in Miyuki, and teaches Sawamura a breaking ball.

August 24, 2015
Winging It

Sawamura is able to throw his own unique changeup. At game time, Miyuki calls for the change-up after Sawamura strikes out Ouya's first and second hole. Will Sawamura be able to throw it successfully in a real game?

August 31, 2015
School Academic Level

Ouya High scores two runs at the bottom of the first and seems to have Seidou all figured out. Sawamura however, does a good job keeping Ouya to two runs. On top of the sixth and thanks to Nabe's scouting talent, Seidou have a plan to utilize against Ouya.

September 7, 2015
Individual Minds

Aided by Nabe's keen observation on Ouya's plays, Seidou scores two runs on top of the sixth. Coach Araki is quick to realize Seidou's strategy and comes up with a counter.

September 14, 2015

Sawamura successfully throws the changeup, and the pitch combined with Miyuki's clever game calling makes it difficult for Ouya's batters to focus on a pitch. At the bottom of the ninth, with Ouya failing to turn the game around, Seidou takes the win.

September 21, 2015
The Conceited Underclassman

Following Seidou's win against Ouya, Seiko Academy wins against Sensen Academy. Meanwhile, Inashiro Industrial have a scrimmage against Kokaidai Sagara.

September 28, 2015
Step by Step

Sawamura is praised by the coaching staff and his teammates for his performance the last match, and motivates both Furuya and Kawakami to improve. At practice, seeing that the non regulars work hard to earn a regular spot, Kataoka proposes an intra-squad match between the first and the second string.

October 5, 2015
The Resilient Second-String

The intra-squad match begins with Sawamura pitching for Team B. Ochiai, in charge of Team A, makes Haruichi use a metal bat instead of his signature wooden bat and then instructs the team to go for Eijun's high change-ups.

October 12, 2015
Demon Child

The intra-squad game continues. Kataoka's former coach, Sakaki Eijirou arrives and observes the team. He joins Haruno and Club President Oota in the staff room and tells the story of Kataoka when he was just fifteen and was then called "Demon Child".

October 19, 2015
The Kings' Roar

The top four teams of the Fall Tokyo Tournament: Seiko High, Yakushi High, Sankou, and Seidou High make their preparations for the semi-final match-ups.

October 26, 2015
The Courage He Gave Me

The game begins. Seidou scores early in the game and expands their lead, prompting Seiko to switch their ace with Tsunematsu. Tsunematsu prevents Seidou from scoring more runs and at the bottom of the third, Seiko's powerful swings intimidates Furuya.

November 2, 2015
The Resolve for Responsibility

Seidou successfully prevents Seiko from scoring on top of the fourth with a double play. Furuya's injury however, seem to be hurting which Kudo notices. Kataoka wants to switch him out but Furuya is determined to continue pitching.

November 9, 2015
The Ace's Instinct

Seiko Academy scores another run on top of the seventh. At the bottom, Seiko's battery continue to strategically walk Miyuki. The next inning, Nagata hits a two-run home run off Sawamura. Will the home run affect Sawamura's confidence?

November 16, 2015

Sawamura manages to prevent Seiko from scoring additional runs. And at the bottom of the eighth, Seidou fails to score. The next inning, Tsune runs straight to the plate and tackles Miyuki, shocking everyone.

November 23, 2015
The World Beyond

Seiko Academy and Seidou High's match reach its conclusion. Seiko Academy is defeated and Seidou High advances to the finals.

November 30, 2015

The second match of the semifinals is a rematch between Yakushi High and Ichidaisan High. With Ichidaisan's returnee and new ace, Amahisa Kosei, can the team avenge their bitter Summer loss?

December 7, 2015

With Ichidaisan on the lead and a confident Amahisa on the mound, Yakushi sends Sanada to pitch, and the score is put to a standstill. On top of the eighth, runners on base and Raichi at-bat, can Yakushi turn the game around?

December 14, 2015
One Pitch

Amahisa strikes out Raichi but Sanada changes the flow of the game. Amahisa is switched out and despite Ichidaisan's efforts, they lose to Yakushi High for the second time.

December 21, 2015
Meeting Expectations

The Seidou High players looks forward to the finals match against Yakushi High. While Furuya is determined to play, Kataoka leaves it to the doctors opinion. At Yakushi High, the players share their goals to the third years.

January 4, 2016
Play Ball

Kuramochi talks to Shirasu about Miyuki's injury, while the coaching staff talks about the possibility of Furuya not playing, and the pitcher order: Kawakami will start then Sawamura. On the day of the finals, Kuramochi confronts Miyuki.

January 11, 2016
The Lead-off Man

The finals match begin with Seidou's offense. Kuramochi shows his prowess as Seidou's lead-off but despite making it to third, Seidou doesn't score. At the bottom, Kawakami starts for Seidou and Miyuki calls for the sinker.

January 18, 2016
Fastball, Featuring Todoroki

Seidou scores the first run of the game with Maezono's bat while Kawakami pitches strongly at the bottom. On top of the third, Seidou on scoring position and Miyuki at-bat, Raizou makes his move sending in Raichi to the mound to face Miyuki.

January 25, 2016
To This Side

Kawakami continues to hold Yakushi's batters down. At the bottom, at-bat, he face off against Raichi. Kawakami hits but the strength of Raichi's pitch numbs his hand. Will this affect Kawakami's pitching?

February 01, 2016
The Best Fastball

With two outs but Kawakami's hand feeling numb from the impact of Raichi's pitches, he gives up a run. Sawamura is sent to pitch and throws his best fastball for the third out. At Yakushi's defense, Raichi's unpredictable control help strike Miyuki out.

February 08, 2016
The Field

Seidou takes back a run and makes Raichi realize what kind of place the mound is, pressuring him. Raizou swaps his players, sending Sanada to pitch who outs Higasa. Before Seidou's defense, Miyuki tells Kataoka to make the call if Kataoka sees that Miyuki is dragging the team down.

February 15, 2016
The Decision

Sawamura face-off against Raichi who hit his fastball into left field. Sanada follows suit hitting Sawamura's cutter. With runners on first and third, Yakushi's captain, Hirahata bunts and Raichi runs home, putting Yakushi in the lead, 4-3.

February 22, 2016

At the top of the seventh, Sanada defeats the heart of Seidou's batting order. In the bottom of the seventh, Sawamura returns the favor by striking out Yakushi's 3rd, 4th and 5th batters.

February 29, 2016
Party Boys

At the top of the eighth, Seidou plays more aggressively to put pressure on Sanada. Sanada doesn't back down and successfully prevents Seidou from scoring. At the top of the ninth, Kuramochi fails to get on base. With one out, Tojou is next to bat. Will he manage to hit off Sanada?

March 7, 2016
Just You Wait!

Sanada wins the duel against Toujou, putting Yakushi only an out away from winning. Haruichi and Miyuki however, both make contact and gets on base. In a mend or break situation, Maezono bats but is quickly cornered. With their backs to the wall, will Maezono hit?

March 14, 2016
Last Inning

Seidou turns the game around and takes the lead at 4-5. At the bottom of the ninth, Sawamura asks Kataoka to pitch, but Kataoka decides to send Furuya to close out the game.

March 21, 2016
Seek Diamonds!

With Yakushi failing to score off Furuya, Seidou wins. The third years congratulate the team and Kataoka is brought to tears. Meanwhile, Sawamura challenges Furuya for the ace number.

March 28, 2016

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