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[8/17/2015] 35th All-Japan Rubber Baseball McDonald’s Tournament: Nagasone Strongs win championship

by on Aug.18, 2015 @ 3:39 am, under Other

The 35th All-Japan Rubber Baseball McDonald's Tournament took place between August 6 and 12 at eight different venues in the Tokyo area. Fifty-one teams competed in the tournament this year. The Nagasone Strongs took home the championship trophy by beating the Higashi Matsuyama Yakyu Sports Shonendan 8-2 in the finals game on August 12. It was the Nagasone Strongs' fifth championship.

Road to the Championship

  • August 7 vs Saints Jr: 5-0
  • August 8 vs Washizuka Jaguars: 1-0
  • August 9 vs Kuratsuki Brothers: 7-4
  • August 10 vs Nesabu Base Nine: 13-1
  • August 11 vs Akasa Youngs: 7-1
  • August 12 vs Higashi Matsuyama Yakyu Sports Shonendan: 8-2

Additional information about the tournament can be found at the official tournament website. You can also find more coverage at Tokyo Sports.