On 3 October, the “Fukushima Red Hopes Baseball Clinic” was held at Michinokukashima Baseball Field in Minamisoma City. The clinic was held as a host town workshop based around sports and cultural exchange. As a Host Town for Taiwan, Minamisoma City often chooses to involve baseball in its exchange activities.

37 children from five local youth baseball teams participated in the baseball clinic, where they received coaching on their batting techniques from Fukushima Red Hopes players.

With Minamisoma City also a Host Town for the USA, former MLB player and current head coach Iwamura Akinori spoke to the children about his mindset for improving, the differences between American and Japanese baseball culture, and other topics.