The Samurai Japan Amateur Team roster was released on June 18. The team will be competing at the 18th Asian Games Jakarta from August 26 until September 1. Players will attend mini-camps in Oita (June 21 – 24) and Tokyo (August 18 – 21) prior to the tournament.0 Comments
Samurai Japan released a list of candidates for the college roster today. The team is scheduled to participate in the 42nd Japan-USA University Baseball Championship and the 29th Haarlem Baseball Week. Candidates will attend a mini camp in Hiratsuka between June 22 (Friday) and 24 (Sunday). Additional players, selected from teams playing in the Japan National Collegiate Baseball Championship, are also expected to attend the mini camp as possible candidates.0 Comments
The Samurai Japan U-18 team will play an exbhition game against Samurai Japan College for the first time since 2016.
The Samurai Japan U-18 team is slated to participate in the 12th BFA U-18 Baseball Championship later this year in September.
Source: Samurai Japan 6/4/20180 Comments
NPB Enterprise (Samurai Japan) announced the addition of Yahoo! Japan and Y’s Sports (Sportsnavi) as official partners.
Source: NPB Enterprise 5/11/2018
Official Suit Partner
Official Ticketing Partner
Official Airline Partner
Samurai Japan announced today that they will be playing a six-game series against the MLB later this year in November.
Source: Samurai Japan 5/2/20180 Comments
Samurai Japan released its roster for the 8th WBSC Women’s Baseball World Cup. The tournament will take place in Florida between August 22 and 31.
Starting pitchers for the first game of the ENEOS Samurai Japan Series 2018 were posted on March 3.
Source: Samurai Japan 3/3/20180 Comments
Starting pitchers for the first game of the ENEOS Samurai Japan Series 2018 were posted on March 2.
Source: Samurai Japan 3/2/20180 Comments
Haruhiro Hamaguchi was scratched from the Samurai Japan roster on March 2 because of discomfort in his left shoulder. Samurai Japan manager Atsunori Inaba later told reporters he made the call because he did not want to risk Hamaguchi’s future by keeping him on the roster.
[UPDATE 3/17 @ 2:19pm]
Hamaguchi is not expected to make the opening day starting rotation because his left shoulder is still not fully healed.0 Comments
The final list of players for the Samurai Japan roster was released on February 20.0 Comments