...The Buffaloes offered 2nd round draft pick Motoki Higa a contract worth 12M yen and a signing bonus of 60M yen and 10M yen in incentives.
The Buffaloes have now offered contracts to all five of the players they drafted.
...Katsuya Nomura's comments on Yusei Kikuchi:
He's a lefty and can throw 150km/h. Ma-kun couldn't throw that hard during his first year. Seibu has a former pitcher as manager, I'm sure he'll do much better than Ma-kun.