Uniform (away) worn by Pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka
in 2009 WBC
Uniform (home) worn by Shinya Miyamoto
in the Athens Olympics in 2004
Medals Japan obtained in the WUBC
(left) Bronze in 2002, (middle) Silver in 2004,
and (right) Silver in 2006
Exhibition: "World Baseball --How Has Japan Played in Global Competitions"
Saturday, May 22, 2010 through Sunday, August 22, 2010
At the Exhibition Hall of the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
The upcoming exhibition will showcase the history of the national team of Japan.
Japan has a long history of participation in the global competitions: From 1984 in the Olympics, in 2006 and 2009 WBC (winning the trophy in both years), and from 2002 in the World University Baseball Championship. Japan will play host to the 5th WUBC this summer.