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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) ...
Rakuten employees and fans cheering on the Eagles

Lessons learned from the baseball field

In baseball, when a batter steps in against a tough pitcher, he or she has a daunting challenge. Depending on the speed of the pitches, the hitter can have less...