NPB boss Kato reiterates intent to stay on job

Jul 3, 2013

NPB boss Kato reiterates intent to stay on job

Nippon Professional Baseball commissioner Ryozo Kato, who has come under fire after the league secretly altered its baseball, insisted anew on Monday he has no plans of stepping down in the wake of the scandal. “Let history be the ultimate judge in evaluating me,” ...

NPB commissioner denies knowledge of changes to ball

Jun 13, 2013

NPB commissioner denies knowledge of changes to ball

Nippon Professional Baseball commissioner Ryozo Kato said Wednesday he had not been informed of changes made to this year’s ball to make it more lively. Kato said the decision was made last year by NPB secretary general Kunio Shimoda, and that Shimoda had done ...