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The NPB after the big quake, Day 88 [June 7, 2011]

by on Jun.07, 2011 @ 3:31 pm, under College, NPB

I'll keep this updated throughout the day.

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Yokohama Bay Stars

Seven Bay Star players, including Shuichi Murata, Shinji Niinuma, and Norihiro Nakamura, visited a relief shelter in Sendai today.

Seibu Lions

The Lions announced today that they will be inviting earthquake / tsunami survivors that evacuated to Saitama to 4 home games this month.

Chiba Lotte Marines

A CD with Norifumi Nishimura's oen song Hope: You're Not Alone (希望~ひとりじゃないから~; written by Natsuko Hamasaki for Nishimura) will be sold in limited quantities at QVC Marine Field for 1,000 yen beginning on 8th.  A portion of the proceeds will be donated to relief efforts in northern Japan.

Other

The Tokyo Big 6 announced that they collected 4,248,842 yen in donations during their Spring League games at Jingu Stadium.  In addition to this amount, the Tokyo Big 6 will also donate a portion of the proceeds from the games.