One of the 12 Nippon Professional Baseball teams, and the only team of the Kyushu area. Based in Fukuoka, its home ground is the FUKUOKA YAFUOKU! DOME. Consisting of two leagues with 6 teams each, the Hawks is a member of the Pacific League. This year will be the 83rd anniversary of its foundation. A 17-time league champion, they have also won 5 times at the Nippon Series. Four former Major Leaguers are members of the team: Falkenborg, Peña, Padilla, and LaHair. Let's Go Hawks! All news for the Hawks will be posted here.