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Masaoka Shiki Memorial Stadium

This stadium in located in the grounds of Ueno Onshi Park. A Japanese poet and an avid baseball fan Shiki Masaoka, who translated baseball related words such as “batter,” “runner,” four balls,” and “straight” into more familiar Japanese words and contributed the spread of the game across Japan. The stadium is named in his honor.

Post Code 1100007
Address 5-20 Uenokouen Taito-ku Tokyo
Phone 03-3828-5644