Samurai Japan vs Cuba
November 15 - Press conference, practices at Yahoo Dome
November 16 - Game 1 at Yahoo Dome @ 7:00pm
Home: Japan - First base side
Away: Cuba - Third base side
November 17 - Travel day, practices at Sapporo Dome
November 18 - Game 2 at Sapporo Dome at 6:05pm
Home: Cuba - Third base side
Away: Japan - First base side
TV: TV Asahi
- Rosters for both teams will have to be posted to the NPB by November 5
- Team will be made up for twenty-eight players, one manager, and six coaches. Up to forty people will be allowed in the dugout.
- Changes to the roster can be made until November 15.
- Each team will prepare home and road uniforms. They will be allowed once the IBAF signs off on them.
- Based on IBAF rules, four umpires will be selected from leagues not involved with the two teams that are competing (in this case Japan and Cuba).
- The NPB will keep score.
- Games will end after nine innings, regardless of score.
- The DH-rule will be used.
- There will be no suspended games.
Advance tickets will be available exclusively at Lawson Ticket between on October 9 at 10:00am and October 10 at 6:00pm. General ticket sales will begin on October 11 at 11:00am.
|Sky Box Seat 4||14,000|
|Sky Box Seat 6||21,000|
*Additional information will be posted as it becomes available.