The Meiji University baseball team held a celebration party (for winning the 2009 Fall tournament) on Monday. About 600 people connected to the team showed up for the event.
The baseball team is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year and unveiled a commemorative logo during the event. And for the first time in 10 years, the university will be sending players to the US for training.
50 players will head to the US on February 21st and stay until March 8th. The team will also get to use the Dodgers' training facilities in Glendale, Arizona after getting permission from them. Meiji is also set to play games against teams like Arizona State University during their stay in the US.