...Yuta Ohime visited his old elementary school on his day off Wednesday. He wore his uniform and met with about 100 students.
...Hiroyuki Kobayashi threw 80 pitches during BP on Tuesday and surrendered 3 could-be hits to Toshiaki Imae and Naotaka Takehara.
...Shunsuke Watanabe faced Shoitsu Ohmatsu and Tomoya Satozaki during his BP outing on Tuesday. Watanabe managed to pick up 4 strike outs, but also gave up two home runs to Ohmatsu.
...Makoto Imaoka played in his first simulated game on Tuesday and hit a home run off Bill Murphy in his first at bat. He followed that with a walk in his second at bat and double in his third and final at bat. Unfortunately, it wasn't all good: Imaoka also made two errors in the field at third base.
Norihiro Akahoshi was at Lotte camp and was happy to see Imaoka hitting so well.
...Tae-Gyun Kim showed off his power on Tuesday. Kim hit 4 home runs off Hidetaka Kawagoe during BP and hit his first simulated game home run off Yuta Kimura during his fourth at bat.