A list of possible alternate picks for the Hanshin Tigers:
Lefty Masanori Fujihara (P) out of Ritsumeikan University.
Righty Kazuhito Futagami (P) out of Hosei University.
Lefty Nobuyoshi Yamada (P) out of Tsuruga Kehi High School.
Lefty Toshiya Okada (P) out of Chiben Wakayama High School.
Other players that are apparently high on their list:
Ikuhiro Kiyota (OF) out of the NTT Nigashi Nihon (Industrial League).
Keiji Nakahara (OF) out of Asai University.
Righty Isoroku Yumoto (P) out of Senshu University.