Japanese Baseball Slogans ALWAYS YES!!

It’s time for baseball season in Japan, much as it is in America. Here’s a sampling of some marketing slogans for the teams across the drink.

“Show the Spirit — Dream.”

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Yokohama DeNA BayStars

“Fire Up The Red Road. Red All The Way. Red. Hot. Straight.”

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Hiroshima Carp

“Claw To The Top SPIRIT OF CHALLENGE.”

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Yakult Swallows

Thanks to the NPB subReddit for the link on this one.



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MikeS
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MikeS

“Fire Up The Red Road.”
“Red All The Way.”
“Red. Hot. Straight.”

Japanese baseball slogans? Or porn titles?

dang
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dang

That “Show the spirit – dream” drawing….

Upon seeing it, much like the spirit’s corporeal form, I am dead.

tz
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tz

I can only imagine the great, wiffleball-like pitches you could throw using a baseball-sized skull.

Rich Mahogany
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Rich Mahogany

Congratulation – A Winner Is You

Mr. Observant
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Mr. Observant

And this isn’t a jumping-off point for NotGraphs to create a series of Nippon P.B.-esque slogans for MLB teams? “Okay, Blue Jays, let’s playing with Blue Jay balls!”

triple-A city
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triple-A city

If Cistulli has an ounce of humanity in his frail body he’ll assign the task to precious jewel and imported national treasure Craig Robinson immediately. Immediately!

MustBunique
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Member

Your Red Road isn’t straight.

Matthew Murphy
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That dog is having a tough time deciding whether it should eat the doughnut or the child wrapped in a tortilla

Jenstrom
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Jenstrom

Rakuten Golden Eagles: Fly High with Yooouuuuuuk!

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