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Draft News and Notes: Tigers to hold press conference for Shunsuke Fujikawa today

by on Dec.14, 2009 @ 6:56 am, under NPB

Chunchi Dragons

...The 2009 draft prospects dropped by the Dragons' dorms on Sunday to see where they'll be living next year.

Hanshin Tigers

...Kazuhito Futagami plans on working with weights during the current off-season after his strength tests came back low.  He's also shooting to increase his calves up to 70 cm (27.5 inches), or about roughly the same size as Kei Igawa's.

...The Tigers will hold a press conference for their 5th round draft pick Shunsuke Fujikawa on the 14th.

Seibu Lions

...Ginjiro is planning on having a custom-made mitt for the purposes of catching Yusei Kikuchi.  Ginjiro wants to sit down with Kikuchi to ask him what kind of mitt he feels most comfortable pitching to.