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[UPDATED 3/18 @ 3:56pm] More game cancellations announced

by on Mar.11, 2011 @ 6:24 pm, under NPB

===== 3/18 @ 3:56pm

These are updates taken from individual team sites:

Chunichi Dragons

Ballpark entertainment events scheduled between 3/25 - 3/27 (series against Hiroshima), 4/1 - 4/3 (series against Yomiuri), and 4/5 - 4/7 (series against Yakult) have all been canceled.

Yomiuri Giants

A university game scheduled for the 22nd (Tokyo University) has been canceled.

===== 3/17 @ 8:32pm

These are updates taken from individual team sites:

Yomiuri Giants

Exhibition games on the 20th (vs Chiba @ Tokyo Dome) and 21st (vs Rakuten @ Tokyo Dome) have been canceled at the request of the PL teams.  Reason: Lotte is working on their new schedules based on their new opening day date; and the Eagles wanted to accommodate any players that might want to return to Sendai now that the season was being delayed.

The Giants also announced that their practice game against the Chiba Lotte Marines on the 19th was being moved from Tokyo Dome to QVC Marine Field.

===== 3/17 @ 2:15pm

These are updates taken from individual team sites:

Rakuten Eagles

An exhibition game scheduled on the 20th (vs Chunichi @ Nagoya Dome) has been canceled.

Chunichi Dragons

An exhibition game scheduled on the 20th (vs Rakuten @ Nagoya Dome) has been canceled.

===== 3/16 @ 5:01pm

These are updates taken from individual team sites:

Chiba Lotte Marines

A Kyoiku League game on the 17th (vs Yakult @ Lotte Urawa) has been canceled.  An Exhibition game scheduled on the 19th (vs Yomiuri @ Kofu) has also been canceled

Rakuten Eagles

Kleenex Stadium has been temporarily closed down since they can no longer guarantee safety.

Yomiuri Giants

An Exhibition game scheduled on the 19th (vs Lotte @ Kofu) has been canceled.  A practice game between the two stadiums will, however, take place at Tokyo Dome.

Yakult Swallows

A Kyoiku League game on the 17th (vs Lotte @ Lotte Urawa) has been canceled.

===== 3/15 @ 12:33pm

These are updates taken from individual team sites:

Nippon Ham Fighters

An exhibition game on the 19th (Hanshin @ Tokyo Dome) has been canceled.

Orix Buffaloes

All Ni-gun stadium events scheduled between 3/15 and 3/20 have been canceled.

Rakuten Eagles

Sales of the Eagles official 2011 Guidebook have been delayed.

Yomiuri Giants

A university game on the 20th (Tokai Univeristy) has been canceled.

===== 3/14 @ 7:33pm

These are updates taken from individual team sites:

Softbank Hawks

The Hawks announced they will suspend their e-mail newsletters to conserve bandwidth for those that need it.

Seibu Lions

No additional cancellations at this time.

Chiba Lotte Marines

Exhibition games on the 17th (Orix @ QVC Marine) and 18th (Nippon Ham @ QVC Marine) have been canceled.  A Kyoiku League game on the 15th (Yomiuri @ Lotte Urawa) and the university game on the 18th (Doshisha University) have also been canceled.

The 2011 Chiba Lotte Marines Send-Off Party has been canceled.

Nippon Ham Fighters

An Exhibition game on the 16th (Orix at Kamagaya) has been canceled.

Orix Buffaloes

Exhibition games on the 15th (Seibu @ Seibu Dome), 16th (Nippon Ham @ Kamagaya), and 17th (Lotte @ QVC Marine) have been canceled.

Rakuten Eagles

A Rakuten Eagles Home Game Invite Party scheduled for 3/26 has been canceled.   A fan event involving players returning thank you messages to fans on White Day for Valentine's Day messages has been postponed.  The Pre-Opening Day Event (3/20, 3/21) has been canceled.  The Season Ticket Sales Tour scheduled on 3/19 has been canceled.  Requests to rent out Kleenex Stadium have temporarily been put on hold.

Chunichi Dragons

Exhibition games on the 15th (Yakult @ Jingu) and 16th (Seibu @ Seibu Dome) have been canceled.

Exhibition games on the 17th (Hiroshima @ Nagoya Dome), 18th (Rakuten @ Nagoya Dome), 19th (Rakuten @ Nagoya Dome), and 20th (Rakuten @ Nagoya Dome) will be played.  Proceeds from the games will be go towards rescue and relief efforts in northern Japan.  Donation boxes will also set up.

Hanshin Tigers

University games on the 15th (Meiji University) and 16th (Toyo University) have been canceled.  Practice games on the 15th (Kishu Rangers) and 16th (Hyogo Blue Sandars) will be played.

Yomiuri Giants

A Kyoiku League game on the 15th (Lotte @ Lotte Urawa) and a university game on the 15th (Waseda University) have been canceled.  An Exhibition game on the 16th (Yakult @ Jingu) has also been canceled.

Yakult Swallows

Exhibition games on the 16th (Yomiuri @ Jingu) and 17th (Hanshin @ Jingu) have been canceled.  A Kyoiku League game on the 16th (Nippon Ham @ Toda) has also been canceled.

Fan events on the 16th (pep rally), 17th (season seat event; send-off party), and 20th (Tsubasanpo) have all been canceled.

Hiroshima Carp

No additional cancellations at this time.

Yokohama Bay Stars

Exhibition games on 16th (Hiroshima @ Yokohama Stadium), 17th (Yomiuri @ Yokohama Stadium), 18th (Hanshin @ Yokohama Stadium), and 19th (Seibu @ Yokohama Stadium) have all been canceled.

===== 3/13 @ 7:08pm

These are updates taken from individual team sites:

The Giants have announced that they will be playing their exhibition game against the Hanshin Tigers tomorrow.

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Softbank Hawks

An Exhibition game on the 17th (Seibu @ Seibu Dome) has been canceled. The Ticketless Systems are back online.

Seibu Lions

All Exhibition games, taking place at Seibu Dome, through to the 21st, have been canceled: 3/15 (Orix @ Seibu Dome), 3/16 (Chunichi @ Seibu Dome), 3/17 (Softbank @ Seibu Dome), 3/20 (Yokohama @ Seibu Dome), and 3/21 (Yokohama at Seibu Dome).

Chiba Lotte Marines

A Kyoiku League game on the 16th (Rakuten @ Lotte Urawa) has been canceled.

Nippon Ham Fighters

The ticketing system is back online.

Orix Buffaloes

No additional cancellations at this time.

Rakuten Eagles

The Eagles have temporarily stopped ticket sales.

Chunichi Dragons

No additional cancellations at this time.

Hanshin Tigers

No additional cancellations at this time.

Yomiuri Giants

No additional cancellations at this time.

Yakult Swallows

An Exhibition game on the 15th (Chunichi @ Jingu) has been canceled.

Hiroshima Carp

No additional cancellations at this time.

Yokohama Bay Stars

A Kyoiku League game the 15th (Nippon Ham @ Bay Stars Stadium) has been canceled.

===== 3/12 @ 6:06pm

The Bay Stars canceled a pep rally today that was scheduled to take place at Pacifico Yokohama on the 14th -- 5,000 fans were invited to the event.

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The start of the Sanspo Baseball Tournament has been postponed from the 13th to the 20th.

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The Carp announced today that they canceled tomorrow's Ni-gun practice game against the Kagawa Olive Guyners (Island League).

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The Yakult Swallows canceled their team practices today.

===== 3/12 @ 4:00pm

These are updates taken from individual team sites:

Softbank Hawks

Exhibition games on the 13th (Hiroshima @ Mazda) and 15th (Lotte @ QVC Marine) have been canceled; a Kyoiku League game on the 13th has been canceled.

Seibu Lions

Tomorrow's Exhibition game (Lotte @ Seibu Dome) has been canceled.

Chiba Lotte Marines

All Exhibition games through to the 16th have been canceled: 3/13 (Seibu @ Seibu Dome), 3/15 (Softbank @ QVC Marine), and 3/16 (Hanshin @ QVC Marine).

Nippon Ham Fighters

Ticketing system operations have been suspended.

Orix Buffaloes

Tomorrow's Exhibition game (Chunichi @ Kyocera Dome) has been canceled.

Rakuten Eagles

An Exhibition game on the 15th (Yokohama @ Yokohama) has been canceled.

Chunichi Dragons

Tomorrow's Exhibition game (Orix @ Kyocera Dome) and Kyoiku League game (Softbank @ Nagoya) has been canceled.

Hanshin Tigers

Today's Kyoiku League game (Orix @ Naruohama) was canceled.  All games on the 13th, Kyoiku (Orix @ Naruohama) and Exhibition (Yomiuri at Koshien), have been canceled as well.

Yomiuri Giants

Tomorrow's Exhibition game (Hanshin @ Koshien) and Kyoiku League (Yokohama @ Bay Stars Stadium) game have been canceled.

Yakult Swallows

No additional cancellations at this time.

Hiroshima Carp

Tomorrow's Exhibition game (Softbank @ Mazda Stadium) has been canceled.

Yokohama Bay Stars

Exhibition games on the 13th (Nippon Ham @ Yokohama) and 15th (Rakuten @ Yokohama) have been canceled.

===== 3/11 @ 11:59pm

These are updates taken from individual team sites:

Softbank Hawks

Tomorrow's Exhibition (Hiroshima @ Mazda Stadium) and Kyoiku League (Chunichi @ Nagoya) games have been canceled.  Their Ticketless System is also currently offline due to the earthquake.

Seibu Lions

Tomorrow's Exhibition (Lotte @ QVC Marine) game has been canceled; Kyoiku League games on the 12th (Rakuten @ Seibu Dome) and 15th (Rakuten @ Seibu 2) have also been canceled.

Chiba Lotte Marines

Tomorrow's Exhibition (Seibu @ QVC Marine) game has been canceled; a Kyoiku League (Rakuten @ Lotte Urawa) game on the 13th has also been canceled.  Marines Store Plaza will be closed on the 12th and 13th.  QVC Marine Field will also be closed on the 12th and 13th.

Nippon Ham Fighters

Kyoiku League games on the 12th (Yomiuri @ Kamagaya) and 13th (Yakult @ Kamagaya), in addition to Kamagaya Fighters' Festival 2011, have been canceled.

Orix Buffaloes

Tomorrow's Exhibition (Yomiuri @ Kyocera Dome) game has been canceled.

Rakuten Eagles

Exhibition games on the 12th (Yokohama @ Yokohama) and 13th (Yakult @ Jingu) have been canceled.

Chunichi Dragons

Tomorrow's Kyoiku League (Softbank @ Nagoya) game has been canceled.

Hanshin Tigers

Tomorrow's Exhibition (Chunichi @ Koshien) game has been canceled; tomorrow's Kyoiku League (Orix @ Naruohama) game will be played as scheduled.

Yomiuri Giants

Tomorrow's Exhibition (Orix @ Kyocera Dome), Kyoiku League (Nippon Ham @ Kamagaya), and Toyo University games have all been canceled.

Yakult Swallows

Exhibition games on the 12th (Nippon Ham @ Jingu) and 13th (Rakuten @ Jingu) have been canceled.  A Kyoiku League (Nippon Ham at Kamagaya) game on the 13th has also been canceled.

Hiroshima Carp

Tomorrow's Exhibition (Softbank @ Mazda Stadium) has been canceled.

Yokohama Bay Stars

Tomorrow's Exhibition (Rakuten @ Yokohama) game has been canceled.

===== 3/11 @ 10:00pm

News reports on TV mention that all NPB exhibition games scheduled for tomorrow have been canceled.  Mainichi also has a update on all the major sporting events that have been canceled (baseball, soccer, basketball, boxing, horse-racing).

===== 3/11 @ 6:24pm

Daily Sports reports that the following three exhibition games have been canceled due to earthquake:

Rakuten Eagles vs Yokohama Bay Stars @ Yokohama - 13:00

Seibu Lions vs Chiba Lotte Marines @ QVC Stadium - 13:00

Nippon Ham Fighters vs Yakult Swallows @ Jingu Stadium - 13:00

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