...The Buffaloes will likely start Kazuki Kondo and Chihiro Kaneko for the first two games against the Softbank Hawks.
...Akinobu Okada went through and checked out the field at Yahoo Dome on Thursday.
Okada is also 4 wins away from 400 career wins as a manager. And after hearing about what happened to Nippon Ham Fighters' Masataka Nashida's 500th win game ball, it seems Okada already spoke to his closer, Jon Leicester, and told him not to lose track of the ball, should he be the one that has it.
...A list of giveaway items for Bs Club members that attend games in the month of April have been posted at the Buffaloes' official site.