The NPB announced that they are looking for fifty to sixty people that are interested in participating in their 2nd Umpire School. The session will take place at Lotte Urawa Stadium between December 17 and 23. Additional details can be found at the links below.
Samurai Japan announced last week that they signed All Nippon Airways (ANA) as an official partner. It is the third company they signed on as a partner. Under the agreement, ANA will provide Samurai Japan with transportation support and will also be able to use the Samurai Japan name and logo. According to reports, the contract runs through to 2017 (until after the WBC).
Samurai Japan Partners
- Mizuno (Diamond Partner)
- JTB Corporate Sales (official partner)
- All Nippon Airways (official partner)