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The NPB after the big quake, Day 80 [May 30, 2011]

by on May.30, 2011 @ 8:25 pm, under NPB

I'll keep this updated throughout the day.

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Hiroshima Carp

Three players, including Kenta Maeda and Kenta Kurihara, visited a relief shelter in Shichigahama, Miyagi today.  The Carp are currently in Miyagi for a 2-game series against the Rakuten Eagles (5/31 and 6/1).

Yakult Swallows

The Swallows announced that Norichika Aoki donated about 600 Magniflex mattresses /pillows (est value of 12M yen) to relief efforts in northern Japan.

Orix Buffaloes

The Buffaloes will be auctioning off the retro game-day uniforms they wore on 5/20 and 5/21.  The auction will begin tomorrow and proceeds will go towards relief efforts in northern Japan.