What is the Shikoku Island League Plus ?
The Shikoku Island League Plus is a baseball league on the islands of Shikoku in Japan. Neither the Central nor the Pacific League has a team based in Shikoku.
IBLJ Inc. operates the league. IBLJ (which chose its name as an abbreviation of “Independent Baseball League of Japan”), founded by commentator and former professional baseball player Hiromichi Ishige, initially held all the rights to the teams, leadership, and players, but in 2006 established separate corporations for the teams. The company has its headquarters in Takamatsu.
What is the Kochi Fighting Dogs ?
The Kochi Fighting Dogs are a baseball team in the Shikoku Island League plus of Japan. Established in 2005, the Fighting Dogs play their home games mainly at Kōchi Stadium in Kōchi city of Kōchi Prefecture.