Tokyo Chapter SABR Meeting
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I find this dialogue very engaging. Here's an announcement that I
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consider SABR membership and linking up with many like-minded j-ball
aficianados on both sides of the Pacific.
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Rod Nelson / Denver
Date: Sun, 18 Aug 2002 13:08:20 +0900
From: Yoichi Nagata <yyna@...>
Subject: Tokyo Chapter meeting
The Tokyo Chapter will hold its Summer Meeting.
when: Saturday, August 24 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
where: Keio University, Mita Campus
Conference Room A, Shin-Kenkyuto Bldg
Nearby Train Stations:
Tamachi Station on JR Yamate/Keihin-Tohoku Lines
Mita Station on Toei Subway Asakusa/Mita Lines
Akabanebashi Station on Toei Subway Oedo Line
(1)Two research presentations:
Takao Hanyu "Stranded Women's Baseball: The 1925 Philadelphia
Bobbies' Japan Tour" (The Bobbies tour is still a mystery to Japanese
and American researchers.) Takao is a captive of this alluring topic.
Makio Mukai "The Science of Ichiro"
Makio says, "Ichiro led the American League in batting average in
2001. However, Ichiro did not get a good grade in other fields, for
example, 14th in OBP or 39th in SLG. Such a low-rank batter in OBP
or SLG can not usually win the batting champion in MLB. I will
discuss the uniqueness and limitation of Ichiro comparing him with
batting champions in MLB history."
Junkichi Harigaya will speak on his latest book, "Kankyu Jizai."
Following the meeting, we have dinner together at a restaurant in the
For more info, please contact Isao Chiba(gorby@...),
Toyoaki Hiruma(hiruma@...), or Yoichi Nagata
Yoichi "Miso Soup" Nagata