The Yokohama Bay Stars beat the Hiroshima Carp at Mazda Stadium tonight, 9-3. The win gave Yokohama the necessary four wins to advance to their third Nippon Series, first since 1998.
Jose Lopez went 11-for-33 with a home run and seven RBI in eight games and won the Climax Series MVP.
The Bay Stars prepared about 3,000 bottles of beer for their celebrations. Nikkan Sports 10/25/2017