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7/12/2012: Seiji Ozawa named Red Sox Nation Goodwill Ambassador

by on Jul.12, 2012 @ 3:26 pm, under NPB

Hiroki Kuroda (NYY) will try for his fiftieth MLB victory on July 13 (vs LA Angels).  Source: Sponichi 7/12/2012


Koji Uehara (TEX) is scheduled to pitch in a minor league rehab game (one inning) on July 14. Source: Nikkan Sports 7/12/2012


Hisashi Iwakuma (SEA) will make his second start of the season on July 15 (vs Texas Rangers).  Source: Nikkan Sports 7/12/2012


Seiji Ozawa was named a Red Sox Nation Goodwill Ambassador during a presentation ceremony at the MLB Cafe in Ebisu on Wednesday.  U.S. Ambassador John V. Roos presented Ozawa with a Red Sox uniform (number thirty-four, for his favorite player, with the name "Maestro" on the back).  Former Red Sox player Tomokazu Oka also attended the ceremony.  Source: Sponichi 7/12/2012