[4/5/2016] Inter-league play will continue for at least two more years

A board of directors meeting took place on April 4. Among topics discussed:

  • Inter-league play will continue in 2017 and 2018 under the current format – eighteen games per team a season
  • The twelve NPB teams agreedĀ to participate in the upcoming World Baseball Classic. The NPB checked in with theĀ Japan Professional Baseball Players Association on March 31.

Source: Sponichi 4/5/2016

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