...Alex Cabrera will be flying out to the US for a second opinion on his fractured right pinky toe. No other details are known at this time.
...When Hideaki Wakui struck out every batter in the starting line-up at least once, he joined a list of only three other pitchers:
- 2008 - Shota Ohba
- 2004 - Daisuke Matsuzaka
- 2005 - Kenshin Kawakami
...Newly signed Jose Ortiz arrived in Japan today. He will most likely be in the starting line-up on the 28th against the Seibu Lions.
...Taishi Ohta hit his first official home run in a game against the Shonan.