=== 2/22/2010 1:28am JST
...Notes from Sunday's practice game against the Seibu Lions:
Yuki Saito gave up 6 runs on 10 hits over three innings of work.
Soichiro Amaya started at center and batted third. He went 5-for-5, including 3 doubles.
=== 2/21/2010 9:51pm JST
...Additional notes from Saturday's practice game against the Yomiuri Giants:
Dioni Soriano pitched 2 innings of 2-hit, shutout ball. He topped out at 140km/h.
Kenta Kurihara started at third and batted fourth. Kurihara had a fair game at third base.
...Soriano (ikusei) apparently has a shot at making the roster.
...Keisuke Imai felt some pain in his right elbow after his outing on Saturday against the Giants and returned to Hiroshima on Sunday to have it checked out.