Have you noticed that there have been major changes to the professional baseball fan base in recent years? There has been a remarkable increase of foreign fans enjoying Japanese professional baseball games. Since around 2013, there has been a rapid increase in foreign tourists visiting Japan, and many of them have wanted to see a baseball game during their stay.
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Those of you who are new to Japan’s baseball scene may be wondering- who are the Hanshin Tigers? And why are they so popular that baseball fans from outside of Japan want to buy Hanshin Tigers merchandise?
A “relief car” is something that exists distinctively in Japanese professional baseball. It is a car used to transport a relief pitcher to the mound, when the starting pitcher is removed due to injury and other reasons. In Japan, this vehicle is not an unfamiliar sight at baseball games.