Hideki Okajima held his first practice session of 2010 on Monday at ENEOS' training grounds in Kawasaki City. He worked out for more than 2 hours. At one point he also played some catch at a distance of about 60 meters.
Okajima told reporters that he feels in order for the team to win, he'll need to appear in over 60 games in 2010.
Hiroki Kuroda started up his first practice of 2010 at Mazda Stadium on Monday -- he played some light catch and did some running.