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Softbank Hawks: May 20, 2010

by on May.20, 2010 @ 3:59 pm, under NPB

9:30pm JST

...Sadaharu Oh celebrated his 70th birthday today.  He also attended the organizational meetings today to discuss potential candidates for this year's draft.  Seems pitching will be the focus of their draft efforts this year.

3:59pm JST

...Earlier today, the Hawks showed off the red jerseys they'll be wearing during Hawks Festival 2010 (鷹の祭典2010).  The festival will take play during a three game series against the Seibu Lions that begins on 7/19.  Fans that attend games during this time will also receive a free replica uniform.  The red jerseys will also be worn during games against the Orix Buffaloes (7/2 - 7/4) and Chiba Lotte Marines (7/10 - 7/11).