The NPB held an executive committee meeting in Tokyo earlier today. Among issues discussed:
- The 2015 season will be on March 27 for both the Central and Pacific Leagues.
- The Inter-league series will take place between May 26 and June 18. There will be a decrease in games from twenty-four to eighteen per team.
- The All-Star series will take place at Tokyo Dome on July 17 and Mazda Stadium on July 18.
- The Fresh All-Star game will take place on July 16. The venue has not yet been decided.
- The start of the Climax Series has not yet been decided.
- The Nippon Series will begin on October 24 at the Pacific League home field.
- Rookie of the Year eligibility forms for Yulieski Gourriel and Hector Mendoza were submitted by Yokohama and Yomiuri, respectively, and approved.