Y. Horii batting, Hokkaido, Japan, 1921

Tour of Japan

Playing Japanese teams

The Asahis traveled widely in Japan to play a series of games against Japanese university teams. They played at Shibaura Grounds in Tokyo, and at Kawashima Grounds in Hokkaido.


Y. Horii's mighty swing, Kashiwano Ground, Hokkaido, Japan, 1921. Courtesy of the Kitagawa Family.