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Draft News and Notes: Imamura held his 4th consecutive bullpen session on Saturday

by on Jan.24, 2010 @ 4:00 pm, under NPB

Chiba Lotte Marines

...Shota Ohmine checked into the player dorms on Friday.  His dorm super will be keeping a close eye on Ohmine.

Chunichi Dragons

...The Dragons' rookies had their eyes tested on Saturday.  Some interesting results:

Ryoji Nakata passed a hand-eye coordination test with flying colors.

Ryuya Ogawa apparently has better vision with moving objects than with objects standing still.

Hiroshima Carp

...Takeru Imamura tossed his fourth consecutive bullpen in as many days on Saturday.

2010 Draft

...The Lions will likely select Yuki Saito (Waseda University) with their first pick.  But if they don't get him, they're fall backs will include Hirofumi Abe (Tohoku Gakuin University), Tatsuya Ohishi (Waseda University), and Hirokazu Sawamura (Chuo University).