Suntory Dream Match 2012 in Tohoku took place at Kleenex Stadium on Monday.
Some notes from the game:
- Former Fuji TV reporter Aya Takashima threw out the ceremonial first pitch.
- The Premium Malts beat the Tohoku Japan Heroes, 7-6.
- Masumi Kuwata started the game for the Tohoku Japan Heroes. He also played some short.
- Randy Bass (Premium Malts) collected a two run double in the 9th inning.
- Osamu Hamanaka (Premium Malts) won the MVP award for his walk-off RBI single in the 9th.
- A portion of the beer sales from the game (20,100 cups of Sun Premium Malt) and proceeds from a uniform charity auction will be donated to help kids in the Tohoku area through the Save the Children Japan.
- Before the game, players met kids from the Tohoku region for a game of catch.
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