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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nippon_Professional_Baseball

Nippon Professional Baseball or NPB is the highest level of baseball in Japan. Locally, it is often called Puro Yakyū (プロ野球), meaning Professional Baseball.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Professional_baseball_in_Japan

Professional baseball in Japan first started in the 1920s, but it was not until the Greater Japan Tokyo Baseball Club was established in 1934 that the modern ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baseball_in_Japan

Professional baseball in Japan first started in the 1920s, but it was not until the Greater Japan Tokyo Baseball Club (大 ...

npb.jp/eng

Nippon Professional Baseball Organization Official WebSite.

japanball.com/baseball/teams

Japanese Baseball Teams and Leagues by JapanBall Tours, offering Japan ... The Tokyo area hosts five professional teams: Tokyo Yomiuri Giants, Tokyo ...

japanball.com/baseball

Since 1950, Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) has been the highest level of baseball in Japan. In terms of structure and schedule, NPB shares many ...

bleacherreport.com/articles/1847398-how-good-is-the-japanese-professional-baseball-league

Nov 12, 2013 ... Well, with star Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka set to make the jump from Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball to MLB, now's a time ...

www.foxsports.com/mlb/just-a-bit-outside/story/japan-s-nippon-professional-baseball-league-unfair-020915

Feb 9, 2015 ... Some MLB players who have played in the Nippon Professional Baseball League have reported unfair treatment by umpires in Japan. Is this a ...

www.nytimes.com/2011/10/23/sports/baseball/japans-standardized-baseballs-are-popular-with-pitchers.html

Oct 22, 2011 ... Nippon Professional Baseball required each team to use a single manufacturer's ball this season for major-league play. The results included ...

www.sportstats.com/baseball/japan/npb

NPB - Baseball Japan. SportStats offer NPB stats - NPB results, home/away standings and upcoming matches.