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is a city in Ōita Prefecture on the island of Kyushu, Japan, at the west end of Beppu Bay.
The Best Nine Award is awarded annually to the best player at each position in both the Central League and Pacific League of Japanese professional baseball as determined by a pool of journalists.
The are a professional baseball team in Japan's Pacific League based in Chiba City, Chiba Prefecture, in the Kantō region, and owned by the Lotte conglomerate.
Gautama Buddha (c. 563/480 – c. 483/400 BCE), also known as Siddhārtha Gautama, Shakyamuni Buddha, or simply the Buddha, after the title of Buddha, was an ascetic (śramaṇa) and sage, on whose teachings Buddhism was founded.
In monotheistic thought, God is conceived of as the Supreme Being and the principal object of faith.
, or is the annual championship series in Nippon Professional Baseball, the top baseball league in Japan.
The is a museum which includes a library, reference rooms and.
In sports, a most valuable player (MVP) award is an honor typically bestowed upon the best-performing player (or players) in an entire league, for a particular competition, or on a specific team.
or NPB is the highest level of baseball in Japan.
The is an honor given annually in baseball to two outstanding players in Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB), one each for the Central League and Pacific League.
The Nippon Professional Baseball Rookie of the Year Award is given to one player in each league of Central League and Pacific League.
The or is one of the two professional baseball leagues constituting Nippon Professional Baseball in Japan.
In baseball, the pitcher is the player who throws the baseball from the pitcher's mound toward the catcher to begin each play, with the goal of retiring a batter, who attempts to either make contact with the pitched ball or draw a walk.
In baseball and softball, a relief pitcher or reliever is a pitcher who enters the game after the starting pitcher is removed due to injury, ineffectiveness, fatigue, ejection, or for other strategic reasons, such as inclement weather delays or pinch hitter substitutions.
The are a professional baseball team in Japan's Pacific League based north of Tokyo in Tokorozawa, Saitama.
is a former professional baseball player in Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball, and a politician.
was a Japanese professional baseball player and coach, who played as a shortstop.
The 1956 Japan Series was the Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) championship series for the 1956 season.
The 1957 Japan Series was the Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) championship series for the 1957 season.
The 1958 Japan Series was the Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) championship series for the 1958 season.