The Softbank Hawks players rush to the battery after beating the Chunichi Dragons 3-0 in Game 7 of the Japan Series in Fukuoka, Japan, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011. The Hawks won Japanese baseball's ... more 
The Softbank Hawks players rush to the battery after beating the Chunichi Dragons 3-0 in Game 7 of the Japan Series in Fukuoka, Japan, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011. The Hawks won Japanese baseball's championship title for the first time since 2003. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT, NO LICENSING IN CHINA, FRANCE, HONG KONG, JAPAN AND SOUTH KOREA less 
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