[12/16/2017] Shohei Otani Farewell Press Conference on December 25

The Nippon Ham Fighters announced today that they will hold a farewell press conference for Shohei Otani at Sapporo Dome on December 25. Details are below:

December 25 (Mon), 18:00 – 18:30 (planned)
Gates will open at 17:00. North Gate 2 and South Gates 2 and 3.

Venue: Sapporo Dome field, special stage

Appearances by:

  • Shohei Otani,┬áLos Angeles Angels
  • Hideki Kuriyama, Nippon Ham Fighters manager
  • Others

Admission: Free

Source: Nippon Ham 12/16/2017

[UPDATE 12/27 @ 10:13am]

About 13,000 fans attended Otani’s press conference at Sapporo Dome on December 25. Below are TV ratings for the press conference for the Hokkaido region:

  • Sapporo TV (STV) – 18.2%
  • NHK – 12.4%
  • Hokkaido TV (HTB) – 11.5%
  • Hokkaido Hoso (HBC) – 6.8%
  • Hokkaido Bunka Hoso (UHB) – 6.1%

Source: Sports Hochi 12/27/2017

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