• Kyodo


The three games scheduled to kick off the annual national high school baseball invitational tournament Wednesday were canceled due to rain.

A total of 32 schools taking part in the spring classic at Koshien Stadium in Nishinomiya joined in the procession at the opening ceremony before the first-day games were postponed for the first time in the history of the tournament.

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