Takashi Saito started up his training on Friday. Working out with him were Chikara Onodera (SEI), Jun Yamamoto (SEI), and Yasuhiro Ichiba (YAK). The four worked out for about 2 hours.
Saito kept things light and spent most of the giving tips and pointers to the three other pitchers.
Seems the Walt Disney Company is contacting travel agencies in Tokyo about setting up tour packages that would allow travelers to take in Disneyland during the day and an Angels' game at night.
Ichiro worked out for about an hour on Friday. Aside from stretching and playing some catch, Ichiro also took about 74 swings of the bat under the watchful eyes of players like Yoshiyuki Kamei and Tetsuya Matsumoto.
Ryota Igarashi becomes the 11th Japanese player the Mets have signed over the years. He'll likely be used in the 8th inning.
Igarashi will continue his training in Arizona until early January. It seems there's also a chance Mets' pitching coach Dan Warthen might drop by to catch one of his training sessions.