Exhibition: "Intercity Baseball Championship"
Thursday, July 10, 2012 through Thursday, July 24, 2012
At the Exhibition Hall of the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
Under the auspices of Japan Amateur Baseball Association and the Mainichi
The Exhibition will trace its over 80 years of history from its beginning in 1927 by showing photos, posters, excerpts from newspapers, and other related materials.
The featured items are: the first and second "Black Lion" Championship flags, uniforms of 32 teams that participate in the 83th championship, the first MVP trophy (Hashido Award), and the first Fighting Spirit trophy (Kuji Award).
The Championship tournament is scheduled to be held at Tokyo Dome from Friday, July 13 through Tuesday, July 24, during which the current Black Lion flag is expected to be displayed together with its older ones at the Exhibition.