...Satoshi Nagai gave up 2 runs in the first inning and continued his streak of allowing one or more runs in the first inning of each game he has started this year.
3/22 vs Orix Buffaloes - 2 runs in the first
3/30 vs Chiba Lotte Marines - 1 run in the first
4/6 vs Nippon Ham Fighters - 1 run in the first
4/13 vs Seibu Lions - 2 runs in the first
...Seems the Eagles have set aside some talk-time with Randy Johnson before he throws out the ceremonial first pitch on the 20th (vs Chiba Lotte Marines at Tokyo Dome). They're hoping players on the team will use that time to ask Johnson questions about his career.
...Assistant batting coach Osamu Abe apparently got lost somewhere between Seibu 2 Stadium and the Seibu Dome on Tuesday.