"Bottom of the ninth inning, with two outs and bases loaded. One more strike, and we would win the league. The entire game hinged on my final pitch.
But at that very moment... I really had to go..."
Sakura High School's baseball team suffered a devastating lost in their last regional game. Moreover, all of the team has graduated, leaving Akiyama as the sole member. Unable to participate in games due to a lack of members, Akiyama decides to recruit new talent for the team.