Meiji Jingu Gaien 90th Anniversary Memorial Game

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

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