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The Pro Yakyu Report 1.42 - The First Draft

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The Pro Yakyu Report 1.42 - The First Draft
There are occasionally players who pass on being drafted because they wish to be drafted by a special team. But this week I take a look at the 1965 draft which, while procedurally look similar to today, was nothing like it in other aspects.

Pocket Calendar

Japan Baseball Weekly Podcast to be released on Monday, October 14 featuring the first stage of the playoffs and, depending on today's outcomes, a preview for the second stage. The new Samurai Japan manager and Chunichi's player/manager are also on the agenda. [Japanese Baseball Daily Blog]

A little bird told me that the Tokyo Swallows podcast has been recorded and will be released later this week. It's the year in review, and there are quite a few issues that I'm sure the Tsubame-gun will be covering. []


Draft Encyclopedia - 2002 Version, Baseball Magazine Sha, ISBN4-583-61210-9

1965年度新人選手選択会議 (日本プロ野球)

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