The Yakult Swallows announced details for the Meiji Jingu Gaien 90th Anniversary Memorial Game today.
Meiji Jingu Gaien 90th Anniversary Memorial Game
- Tokyo Big 6 vs Yakult Swallows
- November 5, 2016 (Sat) at 13:00 (Alternate: November 6)
- Players: Tokyo Big 6, Ichi-gun Yakult
- Managers: Tokyo Big 6 Fall League champions, Yakult Mitsuru Manaka
- Nine inning game, no extra innings
- Designated hitter rule
- First base side: Yakult, Third base side: Tokyo Big 6
- Advance tickets: early September 2016
Source: Yakult announcement 7/18
Norichika Aoki is scheduled to throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
Source: Yakult announcement 10/24