The Buffaloes announced today that they'll be wearing retro uniforms from the 1970s (1975-1979 Hankyu Braves and 1974-1977 Kintetsu Buffaloes) and mid to late 1990s (1995-1998 Orix Buffaloes) during the following games this year:
5/7 - 5/8: vs Chiba Lotte Marines at Hotto Motto Field
5/20 - 5/21: vs Hiroshima Carp at Kyocera Dome
8/12 - 8/14: Seibu Lions at Kyocera Dome
8/26: Chiba Lotte Marines at Hotto Motto Field
8/27 - 8/28: Chiba Lotte Marines at Kyocera Dome
9/10 - 9/11: Seibu Lions at Hotto Motto Field
The uniforms will later be auctioned off and proceeds will be donated toward relief efforts in northern Japan.
A special website devoted to the Hankyu Braves and Kintetsu Buffaloes from the 1970s is now online as well.