Category: College

[12/19/2017] Japan Student Baseball Association Punishments

The Japan Student Baseball Association met on December 19 to determine punishments for the following cases:

College

Game Suspensions

九州国際大
Kyushu Kokusai
部員の飲酒、喫煙
Drinking, smoking
11月29日から3カ月
Three months beginning on November 28

High School

Game Suspensions

仙台育英(宮城)
Sendai Ikusei (Miyagi)
部員の飲酒、喫煙
Drinking, smoking
12月5日から6カ月
Six months beginning on December 5
我孫子東(千葉)
Abiko Higashi (Chiba)
部員の窃盗
Theft within the team
11月7日から3カ月
Three months beginning on November 7
横須賀(静岡)
Yokosuka (Shizuoka)
部員の盗品授受
Transfer of stolen goods
9月1日から6カ月を3月31日までに延長
Six months beginning on September 1, extended until March 31
東稜(京都)
Toryo (Kyoto)
部員の部内暴力
Internal violence
11月18日から6カ月
Six months beginning on November 18
高岡向陵(富山)
Takaoka Koryo (Toyama)
部員の部内暴力
Internal violence
11月20日から6カ月
Six months beginning on November 20
静岡農(静岡)
Shizuoka Nogyo (Shizuoka)
部員の部内外いじめ
Bullying (internal)
11月22日から3カ月
Three months beginning on November 22
校名非公表
Undisclosed
部員の人権侵害行為
Human rights violation
期間非公表
Undisclosed

Suspensions

北海道栄(北海道)の監督
Hokkaido Sakae (Hokkaido) manager
部外暴力
Violence (external)
11月17日から3カ月
Three months beginning on November 17
焼津中央(静岡)の監督
Yaizu Chuo (Shizuoka) manager
部内暴力、報告遅れ
Violence (internal), delayed report
10月31日から6カ月
Six months beginning on October 31
京都広学館(京都)のコーチ2人
Kyoto Kogakkan (Kyoto) two coaches
部内暴力
Violence (internal)
11月8日から3カ月
Three months beginning on November 8
市川越(埼玉)の監督、顧問
Shiritsu Kawagoe (Saitama) manager, adviser
中学生練習参加規定違反
Violated junior high school practice participation regulations
11月24日から1年間
One year beginning on November 24
おかやま山陽(岡山)の部長
Okayama Sanyo (Okayama) director
部内暴力
Violence (internal)
12月5日から3カ月
Three months beginning on December 5
桑名北(三重)の監督
Kuwana Kita (Mie) manager
部内暴力
Violence (internal)
11月16日から6カ月
Six months beginning on November 16
暁星国際(千葉)の監督
Gyosei Kokusai (Chiba) manager
不適切行為
Inappropriate behavior
12月4日から6カ月
Six months beginning on December 4
早稲田摂陵(大阪)の監督
Waseda Setsuryo (Osaka) manager
部内暴言
Violent language
12月7日から3カ月
Three months beginning on December 7
浦和実(埼玉)の監督
Urawa Jitsugyo (Saitama) manager
部内暴力
Violence (internal)
12月1日から3カ月
Three months beginning on December 1
静岡農(静岡)の監督
Shizuoka Nogyo (Shizuoka) manager
部内暴力、暴言
Violence (internal), violent language
11月18日から1カ月
One month beginning on November 18

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Source: Jiji 12/19/2017

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[12/6/2017] Major College 2018 Tournament Dates

The Japan Student Baseball Association and the Japan University Baseball Federation held meetings in Tokyo on December 6 and set the calendar for the 2018 season.

49th Meiji Jingu Baseball Tournament

  • Six days beginning on November 9, 2018
  • Venue: Jingu Stadium
  • Tie-break: runners on first and second, no out (international rules)

67th Japan National Collegiate Baseball Championship

  • Seven days beginning on June 11, 2018
  • Venues: Jingu Stadium and Tokyo Dome
  • Tie-break: runners on first and second, no out (international rules)

42nd Japan-USA University Baseball Championship

  • July 3, 2018 – July 9, 2018, five games
  • United States

29th Haarlem Baseball Week

  • July 13, 2018 – July 22, 2018
  • The Netherlands

Source: Daily Sports 12/7/2017, Nikkan Sports 12/7/2017

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[11/15/2017] 48th Meiji Jingu Baseball Tournament: Schedule

College Division

Date Time Gm First Base Score Third Base
11/10 Fri 13:30 1 関西大
Kansai
1-2 創価大
Soka
    16:00 2 富士大
Fuji
4-1 大阪商業大
Osaka Shogyo
11/11 Sat 13:30 3 環太平洋大
Kantaiheiyo
5-1 慶應義塾大
Keio Gijuku
    16:00 4 九州共立大
Kyushu Kyoritsu
8-7 名城大
Meijo
11/12 Sun 13:30 5 富士大
Fuji
1-9 東洋大
Toyo
    16:00 6 星槎道都大
Seisa Dohto
1-0 創価大
Soka
11/13 Mon 15:30 7 日本体育大
Nippon Taiiku
7-1 九州共立大
Kyushu Kyoritsu
11/14 Tue 13:30 8 環太平洋大
Kantaiheiyo
2-10 星槎道都大
Seisa Dohto
    16:00 9 東洋大
Toyo
0-4 日本体育大
Nippon Taiiku
11/15 Wed 12:00 10 星槎道都大
Seisa Dohto
0-3 日本体育大
Nippon Taiiku

High School Division

Date Time Gm First Base Score Third Base
11/10 Fri 08:30 1 おかやま山陽高
Okayama Sanyo
1-5 創成館高
Soseikan
    11:00 2 日本航空石川高
Nihon Koku Ishikawa
7-6 日大三高
Nichi Dai San
11/11 Sat 08:30 3 大阪桐蔭高
Osaka Toin
4-2 駒大苫小牧高
Komazawa Tomakomai
    11:00 4 明徳義塾高
Meitoku Gijuku
5-3 中央学院高
Chuo Gakuin
11/12 Sun 08:30 5 聖光学院高
Seiko Gakuin
4-6 創成館高
Soseikan
    11:00 6 日本航空石川高
Nihon Koku Ishikawa
4-6 静岡高
Shizuoka
11/13 Mon 10:30 7 大阪桐蔭高
Osaka Toin
4-7 創成館高
Soseikan
    13:00 8 静岡高
Shizuoka
3-5 明徳義塾高
Meitoku Gijuku
11/14 Tue 10:30 9 創成館高
Soseikan
0-4 明徳義塾高
Meitoku Gijuku
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[10/2/2017] Kansai University’s Takahiro Yamamoto tosses a perfect game

Takahiro Yamamoto (Kansai U) tossed a perfect game against Kinki University on October 1. He threw 110 pitches, struck out ten, and recorded seven infield outs and ten outfield outs. He is the second pitcher in Kansai Big 6 Baseball League history to record a perfect game (the other was Kensaku Someda in 2004).

Source: Sponichi 10/2/2017

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2017 Draft Eligible College Players

Below is a list of college players that have formally submitted draft eligibility forms. I will update this post as needed.

Last Updated: 10/13 @ 1:12am (104 players)

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[8/27/2017] Fuji U’s Sora Suzuki tosses peffect game

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R
Hachinohe Kogyo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fuji 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 x 4

Sora Suzuki recorded a perfect game against Hachinohe Kogyo University today. He threw 118 pitches over nine innings, struck out fifteen, including the last five batters he faced, and induced seven ground ball outs and five fly ball outs (four outfield, one infield). He is the first college pitcher in the Tohoku region to record a perfect game (including the Sendai Big 6 and Minami Tohoku University Baseball leagues).

Suzuki is a third-year student at Fuji University (North Tohoku Universities Baseball League). He is a graduate of Kojo High School in Kanagawa Prefecture. He stands 184 centimeters tall and weighs seventy-seven kilograms. He bats and throws left-handed. His max velocity is 149km/h.

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/27/2017, Sponichi 8/27/2017

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29th Summer Universiade Schedule and Results

The 29th Summer Universiade is currently taking place  in Taipei between August 19 and 30. The Baseball event started on August 20 and will end on August 29.

Source: Taipei 2017 29th Summer Universiade

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41st Japan-USA University Baseball Championship Schedule

Gm  Date Start Venue Location Home Score Away
1 07/12 Wed 19:05 Dunkin’ Donut Park Hartford, CT USA 2-1 Japan
2 07/13 Thu 19:05 Fitton Stadium Worcester, MA Japan rain out USA
3 07/14 Fri 19:05 Campanelli Stadium Brockton, MA USA 3-6 Japan
4 07/15 Sat 19:05 LeLacheur Park Lowell, MA Japan 5-4 USA
Make-up 07/16 Sun 17:00 Fitton Stadium Worcester, MA Japan 1-3 USA
5 07/17 Mon 19:05 Holman Stadium Nashua, NH USA 3-1 Japan
Make-up 07/18 Tue            

USA wins the series, 3-2.

More information will be added as it becomes available.

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[6/24/2017] 1st Mature Cup

The 1st Mature Cup tournament started today. The idea behind the tournament is to give players that have not had a lot of playing time (particularly seniors) a chance to participate in a tournament.

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66th Japan National Collegiate Baseball Championship (June 11, 2017)

Jingu Stadium

Game 1 | Start: 13:03 | Attendance: 12000

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R
国際武道大
Kokusai Budo University
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
立教大
Rikkyo University
5 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 x 9

Official Box Score

Keito Isako (Rikkyo) started at first and batted third. He went 3-for-5 with two RBI. He hit a two-run doublein the seventh.

Kosuke Ohigashi (Rikkyo) was the designated hitter and batted sixth. He went 2-for-3 with three RBI. He hit a three-run home run in the first inning.

Hayate Nakagawa (Rikkyo) did not allow a run over 4.2 innings of work in relief. He face fourteen batters, threw fifty-one pitches, gave up two hits, did not walk a batter, and struck out three. He was creditted with the win.

Rikkyo recorded their fourth championship win, first since 1958.

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Awards

  • Most Valuable Player – Kosuke Ohigashi (Rikkyo)
  • Best Pitcher – Hayate Nakagawa (Rikkyo) – 12.0 IP, 2 W, 0.00 ERA
  • Best Hitter – Rikuya Akaki (Kokusai Budo) – 7-for-15 (.467)
  • Fighting Spirit – Eito Isoami (Kokusai Budo)
  • Special – Tokai University Hokkaido

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