[10/5/2016] 2016 Central League Attendance and Game Times

Attendance

  Hiroshima Yomiuri Yokohama Hanshin Yakult Chunichi Inter-League Home
Hiroshima     358,657
29,888
12 371,767
30,981
12 407,614
31,355
13 364,952
28,073
13 382,909
29,455
13 271,432
30,159
9 2,157,331
29,963
72
Yomiuri 555,604
42,739
13     467,097
38,925
12 515,245
43,770
12 524,756
40,366
13 526,681
40,514
13 404,725
44,969
9 3,004,108
41,724
72
Yokohama 365,132
28,087
13 368,071
28,313
13     329,607
27,467
12 353,144
27,165
13 284,231
23,686
12 238,961
26,551
9 1,939,146
26,933
72
Hanshin 531,925
44,327
12 529,915
40,763
13 505,718
38,901
13     508,452
43,371
12 457,376
38,115
12 377,176
41,908
9 2,910,562
40,994
71
Yakult 309,134
25,761
12 306,611
25,551
12 292,720
24,393
12 353,068
27,159
13     291,624
22,433
13 226,303
25,145
9 1,779,460
25,063
71
Chunichi 340,064
28,339
12 347,808
28,984
12 314,438
28,188
13 420,881
32,375
13 364,726
30,394
12     270,464
30,052
9 2,058,381
28,991
71
Road 2,101,859
33,901
62 1,911,602
30,824
62 1,951,740
31,480
62 2,036,415
32,324
63 2,116,030
33,588
63 1,942,821
30,838
63 1,789,061
33,131
54 13,848,988
32,282
429
Inter-League 189,454
21,050
9 281,515
31,279
9 234,633
26,070
9 234,367
26,041
9 204,903
22,767
9 246,322
27,369
9     1,391,194
25,763
54

Attendance Changes

  2015 2016 Change Notes
Hiroshima 2,110,266 2,157,331 +0.8% New franchise record
Yomiuri 3,001,187 3,004,108 -1.3%  
Yokohama 1,813,800 1,939,146 +5.4% New franchise record
Hanshin 2,878,352 2,910,562 +2.5%  
Yakult 1,657,511 1,779,460 +8.9%  
Chunichi 2,049,784 2,058,381 +1.8%  
Totals 13,510,900 13,848,988 +2.5% New league record

Game Times

  Average 9 Innings 10 Innings 11 Innings 12 Innings < 9 Innings
Hiroshima 3:20 143 3:13 123 3:52 11 4:08 1 4:44 6 2:27 2
Yomiuri 3:08 143 3:02 129 3:27 4 4:00 3 4:09 7  
Yokohama 3:14 143 3:10 130 3:53 7 4:06 1 4:01 5  
Hanshin 3:18 143 3:14 131 3:49 5 4:16 1 4:28 5 3:15 1
Yakult 3:19 143 3:14 131 3:50 6 4:13 4 4:32 2  
Chunichi 3:13 143 3:05 124 3:47 8 4:06 5 4:19 6  
Totals 3:15 483 3:10 433 3:48 22 4:07 8 4:22 18 2:27 2

Shortest Games

  • 2h03m – 05/05 – Hiroshima vs Yomiuri – Tokyo Dome – 9 innings
  • 2h21m – 06/17 – Nippon Ham vs Chunichi – Nagoya Dome – 9 innings (IL)

Longest Games

  • 4h38m – 08/05 – Yomiuri vs Hiroshima – Mazda Stadium – 9 innings
  • 4h10m – 06/15 – Softbank vs Yakult – Jingu Stadium – 9 innings (IL)
  • 5h12m – 03/31 – Hanshin vs Yakult – Jingu Stadium – 12 innings
  • 5h14m – 06/07 – Chunichi vs Orix – Kyocera Dome – 12 innings (IL)

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