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NPB to introduce video challenge system

/ Nov 13, 2017

NPB to introduce video challenge system

Starting next season, managers in Japan will be able to request video reviews of calls on the field of play following a decision on Monday by Nippon Professional Baseball. Until now, video reviews were restricted to three plays, balls caught against an outfield wall or ...

/ Nov 13, 2017

Fighters acquire Twins reliever Michael Tonkin

The Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters have acquired right-hander Michael Tonkin on a two-year deal, the Pacific League club announced Monday. The 27-year-old Tonkin has pitched in 141 major league games spread over five seasons with the Minnesota Twins. He is 3-3 with no saves and ...