The baseball team racked up win after win until their star pitcher was injured.
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On one occasion they investigated President Richard M. Nixon, and more recently they heavily influenced the political changes in Eastern Europe.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 1993年6月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT080044", "2420801"
The crowning glory of Japan's railway system is the Shinkansen （Bullet Train） lines. The Shinkansen trains can do the run between Tokyo and Fukuoka in Kyushu, a distance of 1,176 kilometers （731 miles） covered by the Tokaido-Sanyo Shinkansen line, in about five hours."NIPO-114", "2480242"
Ever since Japanese star midfielder, Hidetoshi Nakata, left to play professionally in the Italian league, Japan couldn't help increase their already present interest in the various Italian football players that went up against Nakata.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2002年6月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT188006", "2293145"
Before going to the U.S., Shinjo was a star player for the Hanshin Tigers."MB001909", "2265606"
He had been active as a star player on a professional soccer team in his home country of Ghana, but his life as a player was brought to an end with a major injury he incurred during practice.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2001年4月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT174050", "2310294"
Always thought to be a glamorous job, people have emphasized only such aspects as being able to go abroad frequently, being proficient at languages, being stylish in appearance, and being able to get a high salary.〔【出典】『これが分かれば日本通』（田仲邦子著）◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"YA03-137", "2242946"