The New York Yankees of Japan” are among 12 Japanese professional baseball teams, and the Giants are the oldest and most decorated team with 22 Nippon Professional Baseball titles.
New York, NY (PRWEB) March 26, 2013
ONE World Sports, the English-language sports network with world-class competitions from around the globe, will televise its first live season opener home game of the Yomiuri Giants on Friday, March 29. All 72 Giants’ regular season home games will be carried live and exclusively in North America via television by ONE World Sports. The global sports network gives American baseball fans, for the first time in history, carriage of the legendary Japanese team, whose players have made the rosters of more than 10 MLB teams.
The Giants are Nippon Professional Baseball’s (NPB) reigning champions. They will look to continue their stellar form from last season. “The New York Yankees of Japan” are among 12 Japanese professional baseball teams, and the Giants are the oldest and most decorated team with 22 Nippon Professional Baseball titles.
To follow the Giants through their season, and catch the latest news, visit oneworldsports.com.
Who: Yomiuri Giants vs. Hiroshima Toyo Carp
When: Friday, March 29
Live – 5 am (ET)
Primetime replay – 8 pm (ET)
Where: ONE World Sports is available on DISH, Optimum TV from Cablevision and Mediacom. Check local listings for channel line-ups.
Contact: Jarone Eitan, Bob Gold & Associates, jarone(at)bobgoldpr(dot)com; p. 310-320-2010