An enthusiastic Yasiel Puig took part in welcome ceremonies after the MLB team’s arrival for this week’s Japan All-Star Series. Thanks to Ben Platt of MLB.com for the photos.
— Jon Weisman
Here is the schedule (all times Pacific):
- Tuesday: Exhibition vs. Hanshin Tigers/Yomiuri Giants at Koshien (1 a.m.)
- Wednesday: Game 1 at Kyocera Dome, Osaka (1 a.m.)
- Friday: Game 2 at Tokyo Dome (1 a.m.)
- Saturday: Game 3 at Tokyo Dome (1 a.m.)
- Sunday: Game 4 at Tokyo Dome (1 a.m.)
- November 18: Game 5 at Sapporo Dome, Sapporo (2 a.m.)
- November 20: Exhibition vs. Team Japan, Okinawa (1 a.m.)
Games will be rebroadcast on MLB Network at 6 p.m. each night.
Below, John Farrell, Robinson Cano, Evan Longoria, Jose Altuve and the MLB squad discuss playing in the upcoming Japan All-Star Series.
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