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Nippon Ham Fighters News and Notes: November 20, 2010

by on Nov.20, 2010 @ 10:16 pm, under NPB

The Fighters held their last official meeting / gathering of the year at a hotel in Sapporo.  About 200 people (players and staff) showed up.


The Fighters' held their Fan Festival at Sapporo Dome today.  42,326 fans showed up for the event.  And about 8,000 of them took part in a high-five event.

Yoshinori Tateyama, leaving the team for the Majors via free agency, took part in the event and thanked fans for their support over his 12 years with with the team.

For those living in Sapporo, it seems video from the event will air on HTB on 12/30 at 9:55am.