Tag Archive: Attendance

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

Attendance

  Nippon Ham Rakuten Seibu Lotte Orix Softbank Inter-League Home
Nippon Ham     343,753
28,646
12 299,483
24,957
12 410,940
31,611
13 368,502
28,346
13 428,950
35,746
12 227,353
25,261
9 2,078,981
29,281
71
Rakuten 317,912
24,455
13     283,806
21,831
13 275,057
22,921
12 264,812
22,068
12 285,272
21,944
13 194,102
21,567
9 1,620,961
22,513
72
Seibu 295,124
22,702
13 238,529
19,877
12     264,692
22,058
12 355,191
27,933
12 277,749
21,365
13 206,909
22,990
9 1,618,194
22,791
71
Lotte 266,665
22,222
12 275,860
21,220
13 238,110
18,316
13     250,187
20,849
12 288,841
22,219
13 207,269
23,030
9 1,526,932
21,207
72
Orix 294,927
24,577
12 295,080
22,698
13 324,841
24,988
13 347,320
26,717
13     299,076
24,923
12 233,231
25,915
9 1,794,475
24,923
72
Softbank 464,304
35,716
13 425,083
35,424
12 444,559
37,047
12 421,303
35,109
12 415,404
31,954
13     322,330
35,814
9 2,492,983
35,112
71
Road 1,638,932
26,015
63 1,578,305
25,457
62 1,590,799
25,251
63 1,719,312
27,731
62 1,634,096
26,356
62 1,579,888
25,078
63 1,391,194
25,763
54 11,132,526
25,950
429
Inter-League 313,062
34,785
9 308,944
34,327
9 301,922
33,547
9 292,144
32,460
9 265,363
29,485
9 307,626
34,181
9     1,789,061
33,131
54

Attendance Changes

  2015 2016 Change Notes
Nippon Ham 1,959,943 2,078,981 +7.6% New franchise record
Rakuten 1,524,149 1,620,961 +4.9% New franchise record
Seibu 1,616,827 1,618,194 +1.5% New franchise record
Lotte 1,322,004 1,526,932 +13.9%  
Orix 1,767,220 1,794,475 +0.1% New franchise record
Softbank 2,535,877 2,492,983 -0.3%  
Totals 10,726,020 11,132,526 +3.8% New league record

Game Times

  Average 9 Innings 10 Innings 11 Innings 12 Innings < 9 Innings
Nippon Ham 3:19 143 3:13 129 3:45 6 4:03 4 4:47 4  
Rakuten 3:20 143 3:14 129 4:19 2 4:03 6 4:38 6  
Seibu 3:18 143 3:14 134 4:01 2 3:57 2 4:23 5  
Lotte 3:16 143 3:08 124 3:54 10 3:45 4 4:33 5  
Orix 3:17 143 3:12 133 3:39 3 3:57 1 4:50 6  
Softbank 3:22 143 3:16 127 3:54 8   4:43 7 1:38 1
Totals 3:18 483 3:13 437 3:52 17 3:58 9 4:38 19 1:38 1

Shortest Games

  • 2h20m – 09/30 – Lotte vs Nippon Ham – Sapporo Dome – 9 innings
  • 2h21m – 06/17 – Nippon Ham vs Chunichi – Nagoya Dome – 9 innings (IL)

Longest Games

  • 4h27m – 08/31 – Softbank vs Seibu – Seibu Prince Dome – 9 innings
  • 4h10m – 06/15 – Softbank vs Yakult – Jingu Stadium – 9 innings (IL)
  • 5h10m – 07/10 – Lotte vs Nippon Ham – Sapporo Dome – 12 innings
  • 5h13m – 06/07 – Chunichi vs Orix – Kyocera Dome – 12 innings (IL)
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[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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[9/29/2016] Yomiuri Giants reach three million in attendance

The Yomiuri Giants reached three million in attendance in their seventy-second home game of the year. This was the third highest total since attendance figures became public in 2005.

Date Opponent Venue Attendance
03/25 Fri Yakult Tokyo Dome 44,842
03/26 Sat Yakult Tokyo Dome 43,307
03/27 Sun Yakult Tokyo Dome 43,847
04/05 Tue Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,532
04/06 Wed Hanshin Tokyo Dome 43,933
04/07 Thu Hanshin Tokyo Dome 42,807
04/16 Sat Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,250
04/17 Sun Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,569
04/22 Fri Yokohama Tokyo Dome 44,737
04/23 Sat Yokohama Tokyo Dome 42,439
04/24 Sun Yokohama Tokyo Dome 44,086
05/03 Tue Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,858
05/04 Wed Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,649
05/05 Thu Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 45,793
05/06 Fri Chunichi Tokyo Dome 45,874
05/07 Sat Chunichi Tokyo Dome 42,516
05/08 Sun Chunichi Tokyo Dome 42,715
05/13 Fri Yakult Tokyo Dome 46,810
05/14 Sat Yakult Tokyo Dome 41,887
05/15 Sun Yakult Tokyo Dome 43,640
05/17 Tue Yokohama Shogin & Nissin Stadium Yamagata 15,270
05/18 Wed Yokohama Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium 13,633
05/27 Fri Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,713
05/28 Sat Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,395
05/29 Sun Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,384
06/03 Fri Nippon Ham Tokyo Dome 45,386
06/04 Sat Nippon Ham Tokyo Dome 43,910
06/05 Sun Nippon Ham Tokyo Dome 46,239
06/14 Tue Rakuten Tokyo Dome 45,581
06/15 Wed Rakuten Tokyo Dome 45,602
06/16 Thu Rakuten Tokyo Dome 44,925
06/17 Fri Lotte Tokyo Dome 44,531
06/18 Sat Lotte Tokyo Dome 43,825
06/19 Sun Lotte Tokyo Dome 44,726
06/28 Tue Chunichi Tokyo Dome 41,032
06/29 Wed Chunichi Tokyo Dome 42,020
06/30 Thu Chunichi Tokyo Dome 43,763
07/05 Tue Hanshin Tokyo Dome 41,895
07/06 Wed Hanshin Tokyo Dome 41,724
07/07 Thu Hanshin Tokyo Dome 42,197
07/08 Fri Yokohama Tokyo Dome 43,390
07/09 Sat Yokohama Tokyo Dome 43,847
07/10 Sun Yokohama Tokyo Dome 44,017
07/27 Wed Hiroshima Kyocera Dome 33,345
07/28 Thu Hiroshima Kyocera Dome 32,756
07/29 Fri Yakult Tokyo Dome 45,181
07/30 Sat Yakult Tokyo Dome 44,423
07/31 Sun Yakult Tokyo Dome 45,227
08/09 Tue Yokohama Tokyo Dome 43,602
08/10 Wed Yokohama Tokyo Dome 43,921
08/11 Thu Yokohama Tokyo Dome 44,713
08/19 Fri Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,648
08/20 Sat Hanshin Tokyo Dome 45,158
08/21 Sun Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,859
08/23 Tue Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,799
08/24 Wed Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,916
08/25 Thu Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 45,026
08/30 Tue Yakult Fukui Prefectural Baseball Stadium 17,156
08/31 Wed Yakult Toyama Municipal Baseball Stadium 20,826
09/02 Fri Chunichi Tokyo Dome 41,578
09/03 Sat Chunichi Tokyo Dome 43,088
09/04 Sun Chunichi Tokyo Dome 43,941
09/10 Sat Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 46,643
09/11 Sun Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 46,808
09/16 Fri Yakult Tokyo Dome 43,823
09/17 Sat Yakult Tokyo Dome 43,787
09/21 Wed Chunichi Tokyo Dome 41,353
09/22 Thu Chunichi Tokyo Dome 43,389
09/23 Fri Yokohama Tokyo Dome 43,442
09/27 Tue Chunichi Tokyo Dome 25,397
09/28 Wed Chunichi Tokyo Dome 30,015
09/29 Thu Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 37,192
72 home games 3,004,108
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HAM

[9/25/2016] Nippon Ham Fighters reach two million in attendance

The Nippon Ham Fighters reached two million in attendance in their seventieth home game of the year. This was the first time they reached the milestone since their move to Hokkaido.

Date Opponent Venue Attendance
03/29 Tue Orix Sapporo Dome 41,138
03/30 Wed Orix Sapporo Dome 37,269
04/01 Fri Softbank Shizuoka Kusanagi Baseball Stadium 21,656
04/02 Sat Softbank Tokyo Dome 34,484
04/03 Sun Softbank Tokyo Dome 32,554
04/15 Fri Lotte Sapporo Dome 17,679
04/16 Sat Lotte Sapporo Dome 41,138
04/17 Sun Lotte Sapporo Dome 37,365
04/19 Tue Seibu Sapporo Dome 18,026
04/20 Wed Seibu Sapporo Dome 19,209
04/21 Thu Seibu Sapporo Dome 18,726
04/26 Tue Rakuten Sapporo Dome 16,191
04/27 Wed Rakuten Sapporo Dome 18,796
05/03 Tue Softbank Sapporo Dome 41,138
05/04 Wed Softbank Sapporo Dome 41,138
05/05 Thu Softbank Sapporo Dome 41,138
05/10 Tue Orix Tokyo Dome 21,801
05/11 Wed Orix Tokyo Dome 26,145
05/13 Fri Seibu Sapporo Dome 17,407
05/14 Sat Seibu Sapporo Dome 41,138
05/15 Sun Seibu Sapporo Dome 31,614
05/21 Sat Rakuten Sapporo Dome 29,399
05/22 Sun Rakuten Sapporo Dome 32,881
05/24 Tue Lotte Sapporo Dome 17,818
05/26 Thu Lotte Hakodate Chiyogadai Baseball Stadium 10,737
05/31 Tue Yakult Sapporo Dome 19,772
06/01 Wed Yakult Sapporo Dome 20,892
06/02 Thu Yakult Sapporo Dome 22,647
06/07 Tue Hiroshima Asahikawa Starffin Stadium 16,127
06/08 Wed Hiroshima Sapporo Dome 21,928
06/09 Thu Hiroshima Sapporo Dome 19,577
06/10 Fri Hanshin Sapporo Dome 27,852
06/11 Sat Hanshin Sapporo Dome 38,493
06/12 Sun Hanshin Sapporo Dome 40,065
06/27 Mon Seibu Sapporo Dome 24,725
06/28 Tue Seibu Sapporo Dome 23,200
06/29 Wed Seibu Sapporo Dome 22,903
07/08 Fri Lotte Sapporo Dome 28,276
07/09 Sat Lotte Sapporo Dome 29,335
07/10 Sun Lotte Sapporo Dome 40,079
07/18 Mon Rakuten Sapporo Dome 24,989
07/20 Wed Rakuten Obihiro no Mori Baseball Stadium 12,294
07/22 Fri Orix Sapporo Dome 22,504
07/23 Sat Orix Sapporo Dome 31,506
07/24 Sun Orix Sapporo Dome 36,692
07/29 Fri Softbank Sapporo Dome 26,452
07/30 Sat Softbank Sapporo Dome 31,226
07/31 Sun Softbank Sapporo Dome 41,138
08/09 Tue Seibu Sapporo Dome 22,705
08/10 Wed Seibu Sapporo Dome 23,584
08/11 Thu Seibu Sapporo Dome 36,246
08/16 Tue Orix Sapporo Dome 25,643
08/17 Wed Orix Sapporo Dome 20,652
08/18 Thu Orix Sapporo Dome 23,826
08/19 Fri Softbank Sapporo Dome 37,696
08/20 Sat Softbank Sapporo Dome 40,165
08/21 Sun Softbank Sapporo Dome 40,165
08/30 Tue Rakuten Tokyo Dome 40,897
08/31 Wed Rakuten Tokyo Dome 31,227
09/01 Thu Rakuten Tokyo Dome 24,854
09/07 Wed Lotte Sapporo Dome 30,311
09/13 Tue Orix Sapporo Dome 28,430
09/14 Wed Orix Sapporo Dome 26,615
09/15 Thu Orix Sapporo Dome 26,281
09/17 Sat Lotte Sapporo Dome 39,103
09/18 Sun Lotte Sapporo Dome 41,138
09/19 Mon Lotte Sapporo Dome 36,823
09/23 Fri Rakuten Sapporo Dome 30,260
09/24 Sat Rakuten Sapporo Dome 40,827
09/25 Sun Rakuten Sapporo Dome 41,138
70 home games 2,037,843
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CHU

[9/24/2016] Chunichi Dragons top two million in attendance

The Chunichi Dragons topped two million in attendance in their seventieth home game of the season, one game faster than last year.

Date Opponent Venue Attendance
03/29 Tue Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 37,040
03/30 Wed Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 29,618
03/31 Thu Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 25,880
04/05 Tue Yokohama Nagoya Dome 22,057
04/06 Wed Yokohama Nagoya Dome 21,703
04/07 Thu Yokohama Nagoya Dome 21,041
04/08 Fri Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 24,021
04/09 Sat Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 29,547
04/10 Sun Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 26,990
04/15 Fri Hanshin Nagoya Dome 24,872
04/16 Sat Hanshin Nagoya Dome 28,056
04/17 Sun Hanshin Nagoya Dome 29,452
04/22 Fri Yakult Nagoya Dome 34,299
04/23 Sat Yakult Nagoya Dome 30,925
04/24 Sun Yakult Nagoya Dome 30,963
05/03 Tue Hanshin Nagoya Dome 37,728
05/04 Wed Hanshin Nagoya Dome 36,460
05/05 Thu Hanshin Nagoya Dome 32,447
05/13 Fri Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 24,980
05/14 Sat Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 30,941
05/15 Sun Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 29,890
05/20 Fri Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 38,150
05/21 Sat Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 33,754
05/22 Sun Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 31,905
05/24 Tue Yokohama Hamamatsu Baseball Stadium 14,829
05/25 Wed Yokohama Toyohashi Municipal Baseball Stadium 10,267
05/27 Fri Yakult Nagoya Dome 25,590
05/28 Sat Yakult Nagoya Dome 26,411
05/29 Sun Yakult Nagoya Dome 28,240
06/03 Fri Rakuten Nagoya Dome 26,529
06/04 Sat Rakuten Nagoya Dome 30,883
06/05 Sun Rakuten Nagoya Dome 29,978
06/14 Tue Lotte Nagaragawa Baseball Stadium 15,821
06/15 Wed Lotte Nagoya Dome 29,214
06/16 Thu Lotte Nagoya Dome 27,845
06/17 Fri Nippon Ham Nagoya Dome 34,092
06/18 Sat Nippon Ham Nagoya Dome 38,052
06/19 Sun Nippon Ham Nagoya Dome 38,050
07/01 Fri Hanshin Nagoya Dome 30,740
07/02 Sat Hanshin Nagoya Dome 36,226
07/03 Sun Hanshin Nagoya Dome 38,057
07/05 Tue Hiroshima Toyama Municipal Baseball Stadium 10,374
07/06 Wed Hiroshima Ishikawa Baseball Stadium 11,721
07/22 Fri Yakult Nagoya Dome 30,388
07/23 Sat Yakult Nagoya Dome 34,087
07/24 Sun Yakult Nagoya Dome 34,840
07/26 Tue Yokohama Nagoya Dome 25,751
07/27 Wed Yokohama Nagoya Dome 27,316
07/28 Thu Yokohama Nagoya Dome 26,774
08/02 Tue Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 26,385
08/03 Wed Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 27,781
08/09 Tue Yakult Nagoya Dome 24,906
08/10 Wed Yakult Nagoya Dome 25,989
08/11 Thu Yakult Nagoya Dome 38,088
08/16 Tue Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 32,963
08/17 Wed Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 26,319
08/18 Thu Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 25,518
08/19 Fri Yokohama Nagoya Dome 27,463
08/20 Sat Yokohama Nagoya Dome 32,789
08/21 Sun Yokohama Nagoya Dome 32,194
08/26 Fri Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 33,849
08/27 Sat Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 37,925
08/28 Sun Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 37,872
08/30 Tue Hanshin Nagoya Dome 28,300
08/31 Wed Hanshin Nagoya Dome 26,715
09/10 Sat Yokohama Nagoya Dome 24,802
09/11 Sun Yokohama Nagoya Dome 27,452
09/13 Tue Hiroshima Nagoya Dome 29,974
09/14 Wed Yomiuri Nagoya Dome 24,475
09/24 Sat Hanshin Nagoya Dome 33,760
70 home games 2,020,313
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HIR

[9/16/2016] Hiroshima Carp reach two million in attendance

The Hiroshima Carp reached two million in attendance in their sixth-eighth home game of the year (same as last year).

Date Opponent Venue Attendance
03/25 Fri Yokohama Mazda Stadium 30,459
03/26 Sat Yokohama Mazda Stadium 30,868
03/27 Sun Yokohama Mazda Stadium 30,584
04/01 Fri Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 26,166
04/02 Sat Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 31,213
04/03 Sun Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 30,900
04/05 Tue Yakult Mazda Stadium 24,764
04/06 Wed Yakult Mazda Stadium 22,851
04/12 Tue Chunichi Kure Nikoh Baseball Stadium 13,026
04/14 Thu Chunichi Mazda Stadium 24,192
04/22 Fri Hanshin Mazda Stadium 29,869
04/23 Sat Hanshin Mazda Stadium 31,748
04/24 Sun Hanshin Mazda Stadium 31,855
04/29 Fri Chunichi Mazda Stadium 31,840
04/30 Sat Chunichi Mazda Stadium 31,404
05/01 Sun Chunichi Mazda Stadium 31,427
05/06 Fri Yokohama Mazda Stadium 28,239
05/07 Sat Yokohama Mazda Stadium 31,530
05/08 Sun Yokohama Mazda Stadium 31,159
05/17 Tue Yakult Mazda Stadium 28,086
05/18 Wed Yakult Mazda Stadium 28,247
05/19 Thu Yakult Mazda Stadium 28,300
05/24 Tue Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 28,298
05/25 Wed Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 25,793
05/26 Thu Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 26,647
06/03 Fri Softbank Mazda Stadium 31,704
06/04 Sat Softbank Mazda Stadium 31,651
06/05 Sun Softbank Mazda Stadium 31,902
06/14 Tue Seibu Mazda Stadium 26,316
06/15 Wed Seibu Mazda Stadium 31,435
06/16 Thu Seibu Mazda Stadium 26,025
06/17 Fri Orix Mazda Stadium 29,835
06/18 Sat Orix Mazda Stadium 31,269
06/19 Sun Orix Mazda Stadium 31,295
06/24 Fri Hanshin Mazda Stadium 29,532
06/25 Sat Hanshin Mazda Stadium 31,724
06/26 Sun Hanshin Mazda Stadium 31,734
06/28 Tue Yakult Miyoshi Kinsai Stadium 13,642
06/29 Wed Yakult Mazda Stadium 28,940
06/30 Thu Yakult Mazda Stadium 32,292
07/12 Tue Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 30,436
07/13 Wed Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 32,247
07/18 Mon Chunichi Mazda Stadium 31,033
07/19 Tue Chunichi Mazda Stadium 29,571
07/20 Wed Chunichi Mazda Stadium 31,432
07/22 Fri Hanshin Mazda Stadium 31,453
07/23 Sat Hanshin Mazda Stadium 32,075
07/24 Sun Hanshin Mazda Stadium 31,738
07/29 Fri Yokohama Mazda Stadium 31,453
07/30 Sat Yokohama Mazda Stadium 31,301
07/31 Sun Yokohama Mazda Stadium 31,247
08/05 Fri Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 31,363
08/06 Sat Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 31,781
08/07 Sun Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 31,707
08/09 Tue Hanshin Mazda Stadium 31,321
08/10 Wed Hanshin Mazda Stadium 31,447
08/11 Thu Hanshin Mazda Stadium 31,262
08/19 Fri Yakult Mazda Stadium 31,644
08/20 Sat Yakult Mazda Stadium 31,355
08/21 Sun Yakult Mazda Stadium 31,369
08/30 Tue Yokohama Mazda Stadium 31,689
08/31 Wed Yokohama Mazda Stadium 31,832
09/01 Thu Yokohama Mazda Stadium 31,406
09/06 Tue Chunichi Mazda Stadium 31,465
09/07 Wed Chunichi Mazda Stadium 31,877
09/08 Thu Chunichi Mazda Stadium 32,546
09/15 Thu Yomiuri Mazda Stadium 32,106
09/16 Fri Chunichi Mazda Stadium 31,579
68 home games 2,030,496
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[9/9/2016] NPB Attendance Figures through September 8

Central League

Attendance

Teams 2016 2015
  Gm Attendance Avg/Gm Chg Gm Attendance Avg/Gm
Yakult 64 1,588,210 24,816 +10.3% 62 1,395,506 22,508
Yomiuri 62 2,602,259 41,972 +0.5% 63 2,631,286 41,766
Hanshin 63 2,603,471 41,325 +5.2% 63 2,475,922 39,300
Hiroshima 66 1,966,811 29,800 +1.2% 62 1,825,209 29,439
Chunichi 65 1,879,850 28,921 +3.0% 65 1,825,989 28,092
Yokohama 68 1,826,605 26,862 +6.0% 63 1,596,176 25,336
Totals 388 12,467,206 32,132 +3.4% 378 11,750,088 31,085

Game Times

  2016 2015
All Games 3:15 (442 games) 3:17 (483 games)
Nine Innings 3:10 (396 games) 3:11 (434 games)

Pacific League

Attendance

Teams 2016 2015
  Gm Attendance Avg/Gm Chg Gm Attendance Avg/Gm
Nippon Ham 61 1,727,228 28,315 +4.7% 62 1,676,782 27,045
Rakuten 64 1,445,810 22,591 +5.2% 62 1,331,385 21,474
Seibu 62 1,374,011 22,161 +1.9% 64 1,392,080 21,751
Lotte 63 1,352,524 21,469 +17.9% 58 1,056,422 18,214
Orix 63 1,583,831 25,140 +0.0% 62 1,558,474 25,137
Softbank 63 2,188,644 34,740 -1.7% 64 2,261,241 35,332
Totals 376 9,672,048 25,724 +3.2% 372 9,276,384 24,937

Game Times

  2016 2015
All Games 3:19 (430 games) 3:21 (483 games)
Nine Innings 3:13 (389 games) 3:16 (437 games)
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SOF

[8/26/2016] Softbank Hawks top two million in attendance

The Softbank Hawks topped two million in attendance in their fifty-nine home game of the year. It took them fifty-eight home games to reach the same total last year.

Date Opponent Venue Attendance
03/29 Tue Seibu Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
03/30 Wed Seibu Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 34,300
04/05 Tue Lotte Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 35,165
04/06 Wed Lotte Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 30,016
04/07 Thu Lotte Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 28,407
04/09 Sat Orix Kagoshima Kamoike Baseball Ground 14,942
04/10 Sun Orix Kumamoto Fujisakidai Baseball Stadium 12,376
04/15 Fri Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 27,871
04/17 Sun Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 33,720
04/23 Sat Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 32,646
04/24 Sun Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 35,563
04/29 Fri Seibu Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 35,622
04/30 Sat Seibu Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 35,115
05/01 Sun Seibu Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 34,886
05/06 Fri Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 30,685
05/07 Sat Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
05/08 Sun Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 35,714
05/10 Tue Lotte Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 29,160
05/11 Wed Lotte Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 30,335
05/12 Thu Lotte Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 32,020
05/17 Tue Nippon Ham Kitakyushu Municipal Baseball Stadium 18,603
05/18 Wed Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 36,101
05/19 Thu Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 34,909
05/24 Tue Orix Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 32,275
05/25 Wed Orix Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 32,112
05/26 Thu Orix Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 33,907
05/31 Tue Chunichi Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 34,553
06/01 Wed Chunichi Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 35,045
06/02 Thu Chunichi Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 34,693
06/07 Tue Yokohama Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 34,028
06/08 Wed Yokohama Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 35,761
06/09 Thu Yokohama Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 33,632
06/10 Fri Yomiuri Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 37,618
06/11 Sat Yomiuri Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
06/12 Sun Yomiuri Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
06/27 Mon Lotte Tokyo Dome 46,776
06/29 Wed Lotte Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,043
06/30 Thu Lotte Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,027
07/01 Fri Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,389
07/02 Sat Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
07/03 Sun Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
07/08 Fri Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 35,237
07/09 Sat Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 36,617
07/10 Sun Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
07/18 Mon Orix Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
07/19 Tue Orix Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
07/20 Wed Orix Kitakyushu Municipal Baseball Stadium 21,290
07/22 Fri Seibu Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
07/23 Sat Seibu Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
07/24 Sun Seibu Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
08/05 Fri Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 37,093
08/06 Sat Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
08/07 Sun Nippon Ham Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
08/16 Tue Seibu Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
08/18 Thu Seibu Kyocera Dome 35,770
08/23 Tue Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 38,500
08/24 Wed Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 37,936
08/25 Thu Rakuten Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 36,330
08/26 Fri Lotte Fukuoka Yahuoku! DOME 36,354
59 home games 2,035,642
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[8/3/2016] Chiba Lotte Marines reach one million mark in attendance

The Chiba Lotte Marines reached the one million mark in attendance in their forty-seventh home game of the year on August 3. It took them fifty-six games to reach the same milestone last season.

Date Opponent Venue Attendance
03/25 Fri Nippon Ham QVC Marine Field 30,119
03/26 Sat Nippon Ham QVC Marine Field 23,003
03/27 Sun Nippon Ham QVC Marine Field 18,716
03/29 Tue Rakuten QVC Marine Field 19,248
03/30 Wed Rakuten QVC Marine Field 16,589
04/08 Fri Seibu QVC Marine Field 12,682
04/09 Sat Seibu QVC Marine Field 25,618
04/10 Sun Seibu QVC Marine Field 19,090
04/19 Tue Softbank QVC Marine Field 14,453
04/20 Wed Softbank QVC Marine Field 11,891
04/23 Sat Orix QVC Marine Field 16,919
04/24 Sun Orix QVC Marine Field 28,121
04/29 Fri Nippon Ham QVC Marine Field 21,052
04/30 Sat Nippon Ham QVC Marine Field 22,058
05/01 Sun Nippon Ham QVC Marine Field 29,672
05/06 Fri Orix QVC Marine Field 14,075
05/07 Sat Orix QVC Marine Field 29,209
05/08 Sun Orix QVC Marine Field 19,422
05/14 Sat Rakuten QVC Marine Field 18,418
05/15 Sun Rakuten QVC Marine Field 26,010
05/17 Tue Seibu QVC Marine Field 9,007
05/18 Wed Seibu QVC Marine Field 17,656
05/19 Thu Seibu QVC Marine Field 12,460
05/27 Fri Softbank QVC Marine Field 13,241
05/28 Sat Softbank QVC Marine Field 29,569
05/29 Sun Softbank QVC Marine Field 25,852
05/31 Tue Hiroshima QVC Marine Field 16,656
06/01 Wed Hiroshima QVC Marine Field 18,635
06/02 Thu Hiroshima QVC Marine Field 22,034
06/07 Tue Hanshin QVC Marine Field 20,024
06/08 Wed Hanshin QVC Marine Field 24,148
06/09 Thu Hanshin QVC Marine Field 20,202
06/10 Fri Yakult QVC Marine Field 25,483
06/11 Sat Yakult QVC Marine Field 30,052
06/12 Sun Yakult QVC Marine Field 30,035
07/02 Sat Orix QVC Marine Field 20,945
07/03 Sun Orix QVC Marine Field 23,123
07/05 Tue Seibu QVC Marine Field 14,015
07/06 Wed Seibu QVC Marine Field 12,006
07/07 Thu Seibu QVC Marine Field 27,648
07/12 Tue Softbank Tokyo Dome 44,411
07/13 Wed Softbank QVC Marine Field 13,010
07/29 Fri Rakuten QVC Marine Field 22,554
07/30 Sat Rakuten QVC Marine Field 30,036
07/31 Sun Rakuten QVC Marine Field 29,415
08/02 Tue Nippon Ham QVC Marine Field 16,640
08/03 Wed Nippon Ham QVC Marine Field 20,242
47 home games 1,005,464
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[7/31/2016] Yomiuri Giants top two million in attendance

The Yomiuri Giants topped two million in attendance in their forty-eighth home game of the year on July 31. It took them forty-nine games to reach the milestone last year.

Date Opponent Venue Attendance
03/25 Fri Yakult Tokyo Dome 44,842
03/26 Sat Yakult Tokyo Dome 43,307
03/27 Sun Yakult Tokyo Dome 43,847
04/05 Tue Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,532
04/06 Wed Hanshin Tokyo Dome 43,933
04/07 Thu Hanshin Tokyo Dome 42,807
04/16 Sat Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,250
04/17 Sun Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,569
04/22 Fri Yokohama Tokyo Dome 44,737
04/23 Sat Yokohama Tokyo Dome 42,439
04/24 Sun Yokohama Tokyo Dome 44,086
05/03 Tue Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,858
05/04 Wed Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 44,649
05/05 Thu Hiroshima Tokyo Dome 45,793
05/06 Fri Chunichi Tokyo Dome 45,874
05/07 Sat Chunichi Tokyo Dome 42,516
05/08 Sun Chunichi Tokyo Dome 42,715
05/13 Fri Yakult Tokyo Dome 46,810
05/14 Sat Yakult Tokyo Dome 41,887
05/15 Sun Yakult Tokyo Dome 43,640
05/17 Tue Yokohama Shogin & Nissin Stadium Yamagata 15,270
05/18 Wed Yokohama Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium 13,633
05/27 Fri Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,713
05/28 Sat Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,395
05/29 Sun Hanshin Tokyo Dome 44,384
06/03 Fri Nippon Ham Tokyo Dome 45,386
06/04 Sat Nippon Ham Tokyo Dome 43,910
06/05 Sun Nippon Ham Tokyo Dome 46,239
06/14 Tue Rakuten Tokyo Dome 45,581
06/15 Wed Rakuten Tokyo Dome 45,602
06/16 Thu Rakuten Tokyo Dome 44,925
06/17 Fri Lotte Tokyo Dome 44,531
06/18 Sat Lotte Tokyo Dome 43,825
06/19 Sun Lotte Tokyo Dome 44,726
06/28 Tue Chunichi Tokyo Dome 41,032
06/29 Wed Chunichi Tokyo Dome 42,020
06/30 Thu Chunichi Tokyo Dome 43,763
07/05 Tue Hanshin Tokyo Dome 41,895
07/06 Wed Hanshin Tokyo Dome 41,724
07/07 Thu Hanshin Tokyo Dome 42,197
07/08 Fri Yokohama Tokyo Dome 43,390
07/09 Sat Yokohama Tokyo Dome 43,847
07/10 Sun Yokohama Tokyo Dome 44,017
07/27 Wed Hiroshima Kyocera Dome 33,345
07/28 Thu Hiroshima Kyocera Dome 32,756
07/29 Fri Yakult Tokyo Dome 45,181
07/30 Sat Yakult Tokyo Dome 44,423
07/31 Sun Yakult Tokyo Dome 45,227
48 home games 2,034,028
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NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hiroshima 23 14 8 1
Yomiuri 21 12 9 0
Hanshin 20 11 9 0
Yokohama 21 9 10 2
Yakult 21 8 13 0
Chunichi 22 7 12 3
G W L T
Rakuten 19 15 4 0
Orix 19 13 6 0
Seibu 19 11 8 0
Softbank 22 12 10 0
Lotte 21 6 15 0
Nippon Ham 22 4 18 0
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