Tag Archives: NPB
- Japan going for carrot and stick approach to end baseball gambling scandal
April 6, 2016
The NPB is relaxing its strict rules, all for the sake of finally ending the gambling scandal that hit the Japanese baseball league.
- Yomiuri Giants faces ¥5M fine, pitcher banned from playing over baseball gambling scandal
March 23, 2016
The Yomiuri Giants, has been ordered to pay ¥5 million in fines after another of its players was found to have bet on baseball.
- Yomiuri Giants pitcher banned for betting on baseball
October 6, 2015
A pitcher for the Yomiuri Giants Satoshi Fukuda has been suspended for betting on games, including those involving his own team.
More Giants pitchers caught up in betting scandal
October 21, 2015
Ex-gang member in Giants betting scandal gets 18 months in jail
December 12, 2016
Baseball gambling snafu leaves Tokyo Olympic execs reeling
October 23, 2015
Yomiuri Giants pitchers banned indefinitely over betting
November 10, 2015