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Draft News and Notes: Carp offer contracts to Dobayashi and Takeuchi

by on Nov.08, 2009 @ 2:04 am, under NPB

Chiba Lotte Marines

...2nd round draft pick Tomohisa Ohtani plans to continue shaving his head.

"I don't look good with longer hair.  I've been shaving my head with my own clippers and I'll continue to do it when I turn pro.  And it doesn't cost any money and I have fun doing it," said Ohtani.

Hiroshima Carp

...The Carp offered contracts to 2nd round draft pick Shota Dobayashi and and 3rd round draft pick Hisashi Takeuchi.

Dobayashi - yearly contract worth 7M yen plus a signing bonus of 70M yen.

Takeuchi - yearly contract worth 12M yen plus a signing bonus of 80M yen.