The World University Baseball Championship begins today (7/30).
The following three match-ups are on the schedule:
Canada at Taipei - Meiji Jingu Stadium - 12:00
Sri Lanka at USA - Utsumi Shimaoka Ball Park - 14:00
Korea at Japan - Meiji Jingu Stadium - 18:00
In other tournament news:
Yuki Saito and Tomoyuki Sugano held bullpen sessions on Thursday. Saito tossed about 40 pitches in preparation for his start against Korea today.
The US team held a press conference on Thursday to provide their thoughts on the tournament.
The Cuba national baseball team had a chance to watch the Yomiuri Giants and Chunichi Dragons take pre-game practice on Thursday.