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Annual NPB Rookie Seminar, Manulife will be a Pacific League sponsor

by on Mar.05, 2012 @ 9:58 pm, under NPB

Pacific League Marketing announced today that Manulife Insurance will be a sponsor for the regular season for the third year in a row.

Official Press Release


The annual NPB Rookie Seminar (NPB新人選手講習会) took place at the Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa in Tokyo earlier today.  102 players attended.  The seminar began at 12:30 pm and ran to about 5pm.  There were a total six lectures that covered topics on things like how to deal with the media, drugs, organized crime, and taxes.

Masumi Kuwata was one of lecturers and spoke for about forty-five minutes on baseball as a professional career.