...Takashi Ogino stretched a single out into a double on Monday (vs Seibu Lions). In the 4th inning, Ogino laced a single into right that looked to be a single, but his hustle allowed him to slide safely into second with a double.
...Makoto Imaoka picked up his first official hit as a Chiba Lotte Marine on Monday. Imaoka entered the game in the 9th as a pinch-hitter and hit a single into left.
...Yuki Karakawa struck out a career high 11 batters on Monday.
...The Marines have a list of new items that will go on sale during the home opener on the 26th. They're also giving away a Tae-Gyun Kim CD (I'm guessing this is a cheer CD) with the purchase of every Tae-Gyun Kim t-shirt.
...The Marines are accepting fan message submissions for their Wing Vision.
...The Marines posted the design for the April Team 26 baseball card. The card is only available to fan clubs members and there is a limited supply (25,000). The card will be available beginning 4/1.
...The Marines are teaming up with Merrel for a ticket package that includes a ticket to a game and a Merrel poncho.