About this title


Follows Ren Mihashi, who had previously excelled as his middle school baseball team's ace pitcher, due to his grandfather's connections as its manager. As he graduates to high school, whose baseball team his grandfather does not manage, he initially does not believe he is good enough to succeed at baseball, however, but assisted by his friends, he grows in stature, confidence and skill, helping his team excel with his own ability.

Country: Japan

Type: scripted

Status: Ended

Language: Japanese, English

Release Date: April 12, 2007

Also Known As: Big Windup!, Ookiku furikabutteおおきく振りかぶって〜夏の大会編〜, おおきく振りかぶって, 王牌投手 振臂高揮, 크게 휘두르며, 王牌投手 振臂高揮〜夏季大會篇〜 |  See more »


Company Credits

Production Co: A-1 Pictures, Aniplex, Kôdansha, Mainichi Broadcasting System (MBS), MovicOofuri Production Committee, Tokyo Broadcasting System (TBS) |  See more »

CastSee full cast »

Chris Cason
as Oki
J. Buckley Xavier
Kristopher Luce
as Mashiba
Jaime Rivera
as Matsunaga
Christopher Bevins
as Hamada
Takehiro Murozono
as Tsuyoshi Shiga
Stephanie Young
as Hanai's Mother
Justin Cook
as Oda
Makoto Yasumura
as Shôji Suyama
Jerry Jewell
as Ohkawa
Cole Brown
as Plate Umpire
Andrew Phifer
as Yamanoi
Jamie Marchi
as Naoe
Chuck Huber
as Shiga
Corey Cleary-Stoner
as Kurata

Seasons & Episodes

Season 1

2007 | 26 Episodes

Season 2

2010 | 13 Episodes

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