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The Pro Yakyu Report 1.37 - One Chance

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The Pro Yakyu Report 1.37 - One Chance
Daily, players in NPB are shuffled between the top team (ichi-gun) and farm team (ni-gun). 48 times so far this season a player was called up for just one day before being sent back down. Why?

That's what I explore this week.



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Nippon Ham's Bobby Keppel is the feature interview on this week's Japan Baseball Weekly Podcast coming out September 9. I'm guessing that Ma-kun and Balentien are now to be regular segments of the show until the end of the season. And the duo plan on discussing rookies from both leagues along with some listener questions.

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Resources
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Raw One Chance data
Masahiro Tanaka 20th consecutive win highlights
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