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Rakuten Eagles: notes from Monday’s intra-squad practice game

by on Feb.16, 2010 @ 4:42 pm, under NPB, Spring Camp

=== 11:47pm JST

...Masahiro Tanaka threw 86 pitches to a squatting catcher during a bullpen session on Tuesday.  He also had someone standing in the batter's box for him.

=== 2/16/2010 4:42pm JST

...Hisashi Iwakuma threw 40 pitches during BP on Monday and gave up 8 could-be hits.  Satoshi Nagai threw 36 pitches and gave up 3 could-be hits (and got 14 grounders).

...Notes from Monday's intra-squad practice game:

Teppei started in right field and dropped a ball in the 6th.  He fared better with his bat, picking up 3 hits and 2 RBI.

Ryo Hijirisawa started in center and hit a triple in the first and a double in the third.

Naoto Watanabe also collected two hits.

Ryuji Miyade hit a 2-run homer in his second at bat.