Mike Plugh provides first-hand evidence that the Dice-K signing is beginning to take effect in Japan. The locals are adorning themselves in hideous red outfits and saying belligerent nonsense. Once a haven for sophisticated and classy baseball fans, the country now must make room for an illiterate contingent of classless baseball fanatics. The horror.:)
The good news: YFSF is ready to serve this newfound East Asian audience. The rivalry has expanded!