...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.