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Hiroshima Carp: April 14, 2010

by on Apr.14, 2010 @ 7:55 pm, under NPB

...Katsuhiro Nagakawa was taken off the active roster on Wendesday after it was determined he would need about three weeks for his right adductor muscle to heal.

...Yoshiyuki Ishihara's walk-off home run on Tuesday was his first since 6/18/2009.  It was also his third of his career.  The Carp are also selling a t-shirt to commemorate the walk-off.

...Eric Stults faced four players, threw 56 pitches, and allowed 3 could-be hits during pre-game batting practice on Tuesday.  The four players he faced: Masafumi Suenaga, Yoshikazu Kura, Tetsuya Kokubo, and Naoki Nakahigashi.

...Ken Takahashi recorded his 67th NPB victory on Tuesday.  It was also his first win since 8/6/2008.