Nippon Pro Baseball targets June start

Nippon Professional Baseball commissioner Atsushi Saito has said the league's 12 teams are aiming to start the 2020 season in the second half of June following postponement due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The 2020 NPB season was slated to start on March 20 before a state of emergency was declared in Japan in April.

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