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Eps25 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 25

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 25

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 25
Season 2
Episode: 25
Air Date: 2015-09-20

The game finally reaches its final stage. Eiichiro who desperately envisions a vision to win Nambae and is ready for a new strategy with the intention of losing.

Episode Title: Final Set
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps20 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 20

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 20

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 20
Season 2
Episode: 20
Air Date: 2015-08-16

The match against Takagi begins. Just as Yukichi warned, Takagi’s style is unique.

Episode Title: Psychological Warfare and Self-Control
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps21 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 21

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 21

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 21
Season 2
Episode: 21
Air Date: 2015-08-23

Even if it seems to lack etiquette, Takagi’s play style continues to work in his favor by disupting his opponent’s pace. Eiichiro struggles to deal with Takagi’s tactics.

Episode Title: Good, Evil, and Rules
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps22 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 22

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 22

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 22
Season 2
Episode: 22
Air Date: 2015-08-30

After beating Takagi, Eiichiro moves onto the semi-finals as does Natsu in the women’s division. Eiichiro becomes aware of new feelings towards Natsu while watching her match.

Episode Title: Existence is the Driving Force
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps23 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 23

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 23

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 23
Season 2
Episode: 23
Air Date: 2015-09-06

The match has just begun and Eiichiro is already close to being in the zone. His excellent condition is reminiscent of his match against Ide; Eiichiro doesn’t give Nabae a…

Episode Title: Aggressive is Ideal
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps24 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 24

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 24

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 24
Season 2
Episode: 24
Air Date: 2015-09-13

The match between Eiichirou and Nabae finally reaches its thrilling climax, and the former risks losing to envision his victory.

Episode Title: Recklessness and Surprise
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps17 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 17

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 17

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 17
Season 2
Episode: 17
Air Date: 2015-07-25

Ide’s remarkable ability to adapt instantly to everything has Eiichiro struggling, and reads his notes again to regain his focus. This improves his movements and leads to more impressive rallies,…

Episode Title: Dramatic by Nature
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps18 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 18

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 18

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 18
Season 2
Episode: 18
Air Date: 2015-08-02

Eiichiro thought he was successfully ignoring the crowd’s roaring cheers for Ide, but his body was reacting to it more than he realized. The pressure of playing in front of…

Episode Title: Visualize the Pressure
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps19 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 19

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 19

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 19
Season 2
Episode: 19
Air Date: 2015-08-09

Eitaro, upon winning spectacularly in his fight against Ide, decides to go to the National Junior’s. Coach Aoi explains that towards the end of the match, Eitaro was completely in…

Episode Title: A Rude First Meeting
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps10 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 10

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 10

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 10
Season 2
Episode: 10
Air Date: 2015-06-07

Araya and Eiichirō begin their match in the Kanagawa Prefectural Final. At first both are holding serve and the score is at 3-3. However Coach Aoi realizes Eiichirō doesn’t have…

Episode Title: Start With a Roar
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps11 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 11

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 11

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 11
Season 2
Episode: 11
Air Date: 2015-06-14

Eiichirō throws out a couple of unexpected dropshots in set 2 and begins to alter the speed of his game. After trailing 30-love to begin match 2 of set 2…

Episode Title: Choices and Explosive Power
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps12 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 12

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 12

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 12
Season 2
Episode: 12
Air Date: 2015-06-21

Araya and Eiichirō prove to be even and are both unable to break each others serve. Making things worse is there will be no tiebreaker., Instead an individual must win…

Episode Title: Full Force Toward Adversity
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps13 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 13

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 13

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 13
Season 2
Episode: 13
Air Date: 2015-06-28

The gang begins their third and final year of high school in different classes. Eiichirō and Natsu both realize their classes seem to be moving on without them as they…

Episode Title: Gathering of Rivals
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps14 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 14

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 14

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 14
Season 2
Episode: 14
Air Date: 2015-07-05

The final door on the way to the All-Japan Junior, the Kanto Junior Tournament, is just around the corner. Eiichiro psyches himself up as he confirms his promise to his…

Episode Title: Moonlight and the Sound of Waves
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps15 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 15

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 15

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 15
Season 2
Episode: 15
Air Date: 2015-07-12

The Kanto Junior Tennis Tournament begins at last, and Eiichiro is facing Yakabe Tadanori in his first match. Although he had watched videos of Yakabe’s matches from a year ago,…

Episode Title: A Hero and Loud Cheers
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps16 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 16

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 16

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 16
Season 2
Episode: 16
Air Date: 2015-07-19

Eiichiro is stunned by all the cheering Ide receives as their match begins. He struggles with the unpredictable plays of the intuitive Ide, but he recalls what he learned in…

Episode Title: Whish, Then Fwoom
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps5 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 5

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 5

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 5
Season 2
Episode: 5
Air Date: 2015-05-03

Eiichirō returns from Florida and is given a day off to adjust his body to the time difference. After the day off Eiichirō begins a new strict training regime to…

Episode Title: Takuma's Decision
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps6 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 6

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 6

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 6
Season 2
Episode: 6
Air Date: 2015-05-10

Coach Aoi explains to Eiichirō that he stopped the match against Takuma because his body wasn’t developed to serve like Takuma yet. If he had continued to serve that way,…

Episode Title: First Encounter by Scouting
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps7 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 7

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 7

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 7
Season 2
Episode: 7
Air Date: 2015-05-17

The Kanagawa Prefectural begins as Eiichirō faces off against Araya’s new underclassman Nishimura. Araya has told Nishimura all of Eiichirō’s weaknesses from the year before, making Nishimura very confident in…

Episode Title: Revenge at the Critical Moment
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps8 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 8

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 8

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 8
Season 2
Episode: 8
Air Date: 2015-05-24

Eiichirō and Miyagawa face off in the second round of the tournament for their second match. If Eiichirō loses he knows he’ll lose all chance of going pro. If Miyagawa…

Episode Title: The Speed of Evolution
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps9 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 9

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 9

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 9
Season 2
Episode: 9
Air Date: 2015-05-31

Coach Ryuhei Aoi decides to teach Eiichirō the importance of relying on instincts during a match instead of relying solely on data. In order to teach him how to play…

Episode Title: Baffled by Intuition
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps4 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 4

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 4

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 4
Season 2
Episode: 4
Air Date: 2015-04-26

In his final day in Florida Alex agrees to play a best-of-3 match with Eiichirō. Alex realizes that Eiichirō’s notes contain all of his weaknesses and that he will have…

Episode Title: Awakening to Simplicity
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps1 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 1

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 1

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 1
Season 2
Episode: 1
Air Date: 2015-04-05

Eiichirō arrives in Florida, and Coach Mike introduces him to Marcia, an upcoming junior whose older brother just made the Pro’s. Marcia and Eiichirō play a match, and Marcia decides…

Episode Title: The World and the Wall
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps2 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 2

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 2

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 2
Season 2
Episode: 2
Air Date: 2015-04-12

Eiichirō begins closing the gap on the others at the Florida Academy, but during everyone of his matches he has one moment where he presses too hard, costing him a…

Episode Title: A Vicious Circle is Lucky
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps3 Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 3

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 3

Baby Steps Season 2 Episode 3
Season 2
Episode: 3
Air Date: 2015-04-19

After winning his first match in America, Eiichirō finally gets to play Ike in a one set match. Ike gets it approved at the New Years party where many of…

Episode Title: Data for the Future
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps23 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 23

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 23

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 23
Season 1
Episode: 23
Air Date: 2014-09-07

In an effort to try and reverse the tide, Eiichirō decides to go back to his idea of having 100-squares to aim for instead of 9.

Episode Title: Reckless 100-Square
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps24 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 24

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 24

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 24
Season 1
Episode: 24
Air Date: 2014-09-14

Eiichirō runs to watch Natsu’s match when he learns she is in danger of losing. Afterwards they return to STC where he Ryuhei Aoi, a man who will become his…

Episode Title: Duty and Desire
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps25 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 25

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 25

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 25
Season 1
Episode: 25
Air Date: 2014-09-21

Eiichirō and Natsu go out on their first date. When Eiichirō asks Natsu what she thinks about him, she tells him he is cheating. Afterwards Eiichirō is allowed to resume…

Episode Title: Eiichiro and Natsu
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps21 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 21

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 21

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 21
Season 1
Episode: 21
Air Date: 2014-08-24

Eiichirō continues his practice and gets his next tournament schedule. As the last player to qualify he is placed up against the 1-seed, Yu Nabae. Eiichirō begins to look for…

Episode Title: Consistency and Change
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps22 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 22

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 22

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 22
Season 1
Episode: 22
Air Date: 2014-08-31

Yu Nabae matches up with Eiichirō and realizes they really are two players that are virtually the same. He realizes that what Eiichirō lacks is experience with the fundamentals, as…

Episode Title: Fundamentals are the Weakness
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps18 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 18

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 18

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 18
Season 1
Episode: 18
Air Date: 2014-08-03

Eiichirō investigates going Pro, but his reaction from his parents is less than he expected. Eiichirō joins Natsu at the first round of the All Japan Pro to watch the…

Episode Title: Determination and Presentation
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps19 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 19

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 19

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 19
Season 1
Episode: 19
Air Date: 2014-08-10

Eiichirō manages to steal 1-point in the 10-minute match with Ike before his coaches reappear and make him stop playing a match. Afterwards Eiichirō is sent home to rest. The…

Episode Title: Resolve and Hell
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps20 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 20

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 20

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 20
Season 1
Episode: 20
Air Date: 2014-08-17

Eiichirō participates in a tournament after 3 months of hellish training. He learns about active rest while participating in the tournament and makes it to the final. Terashima is his…

Episode Title: Meat Buns and Yakisoba
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps16 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 16

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 16

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 16
Season 1
Episode: 16
Air Date: 2014-07-20

After going up Love-15, Araya uses a number of service aces to go up 3-1 in set 2. Eiichirō holds serve, and as he gains a 30-40 advantage in Game…

Episode Title: Beast and Initiative
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps17 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 17

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 17

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 17
Season 1
Episode: 17
Air Date: 2014-07-27

Araya and Eiichirō end up at deuce after neither player can gain an advantage. An ace end up being huge for Araya give him the match point advantage, and despite…

Episode Title: Pro At My Age
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps13 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 13

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 13

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 13
Season 1
Episode: 13
Air Date: 2014-06-29

The match between Hiromi and Eiichirō begins. Everytime Eiichirō tries to go on the attack, Hiromi hits a shot Eiichirō can’t reach.

Episode Title: Art and Technique
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps14 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 14

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 14

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 14
Season 1
Episode: 14
Air Date: 2014-07-06

It is match 10 of a 1-set match, and Eiichirō leads 5 games to 4. Eiichirō begins to up his speed against Hiromi, and with it he stays even at…

Episode Title: Putting the Pieces Together
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps15 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 15

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 15

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 15
Season 1
Episode: 15
Air Date: 2014-07-13

Eiichirō overhears Araya telling Takuma that if he loses to him this tournament, he will retire from tennis. His plan is to defeat Takuma and then announce he is going…

Episode Title: Plan to be Forceful
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps10 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 10

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 10

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 10
Season 1
Episode: 10
Air Date: 2014-06-08

The match between Eiichirō and Miyagawa begins with each holding serve. However Eiichirō feels that something is off. After studying his notes, Eiichirō realizes that Miyagawa has been studying his…

Episode Title: Unease on the Edge
Serie: Baby Steps
Eps11 Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 11

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 11

Baby Steps Season 1 Episode 11
Season 1
Episode: 11
Air Date: 2014-06-15

After managing to hold serve Eiichirō starts looking for an opportunity to break Miyagawa. Both hold serve and force a tiebreaker. With the score 6-5 Maruo in the tiebreaker Eiichirō…

Episode Title: Risk and Possibility
Serie: Baby Steps