|Marines (Chiba Lotte 1992- )
The Lotte Orions offered subscriptions
their new nickname as they moved from
Stadium to Chiba Marine Stadium in
“Marines”, which got 3rd place with
subscriptions, was chosen from among
of 210, 000 votes.
Have you ever thought of what Marines
Americans always imagine the Marine
However, it doesn’t seem like a Japanese
team would use “Marines” with that
I looked it up in my dictionary and
options like Marine Corps, marine transportation
business, a vessel fleet and a drawing
the ocean. What does that really mean?
wondered so much so I asked the team
The answer was “The image of Marines
like a hero of the Sea.” So, it was
of Japanese English term.