=== 11:40pm JST
...Korean TV broadcaster SBS recorded an interview with Chang-Yong Lim and Chiba Lotte Marine Tae-Gyun Kim on Tuesday in the Yakult clubhouse.
=== 3/9/2010 5:01pm JST
...Eulogio De La Cruz is scheduled to start Thursday's game against the Seibu Lions at Jingu Stadium. As mentioned before, he and two other players (Tony Barnette and Hei-Chun Lee) are battling it out for the final foreign player spot on the active roster.
...Pitching coach Daisuke Araki told reporters on Tuesday that Shohei Tateyama will be making an appearance in a game against the Seibu Lions on the 11th. Reports from Tateyama's simulated game at Ni-gun on the 6th were apparently positive and it seems he hasn't suffered any setbacks.