Waseda University announced that Yuki Saito will be their baseball team's newest captain. Waseda also announced that Saito becomes their 100th captain in team history.
"I am extremely flattered and proud to become the captain for the storied Waseda University baseball team," said Saito. "I will work hard to help bring this team together next year to avoid any embarrassing results and win."
Saito wore the number 1 this past season. According to the Tokyo Big 6, captains wear the number 10.