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Sunday, February 02, 2014

Japan Times: NPB squads start spring training

Baseball season is finally here!

The Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles, who last season won their first Japan Series in the franchise’s ninth year of existence, started spring training Saturday in Kumejima, Okinawa Prefecture, in preparation for the start of the regular season on March 28.

The Eagles and seven other teams got down to work in Okinawa, while four clubs, including the Yomiuri Giants who are aiming for their third consecutive Central League pennant, opened camp in Miyazaki Prefecture.

 

vortex of dissipation Posted: February 02, 2014 at 04:13 AM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Rennie's Tenet Posted: February 03, 2014 at 07:47 AM (#4650593)
I'm guessing there won't be streaming to North America again this year?
   2. Brian Posted: February 03, 2014 at 09:17 AM (#4650607)
Have the Diamondbacks and Dodgers started yet?

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