Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles

Takahiro Norimoto

Rakuten ace makes pitch for greatness

When Rakuten Eagles’ ace hurler Takahiro Norimoto stepped onto the mound on June 15 to face the Yakult Swallows in the Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) contes...
The Ferris Wheel is located behind left-center field

17 things to look forward to in 2017

For the Rakuten Group, 2017 was destined to be a special year. It marks 20 years since the company’s founding and now we’re about to embark on a partnership wit...
Rakuten Kobo Stadium Miyagi with Smile Glico Park in the background

Redefining a day at the ball park

Ever wished you could get a bird’s-eye view of a professional baseball game? Well, at Rakuten Kobo Stadium Miyagi, home of Nippon Professional Baseball’s (NPB) ...