=== 4/16/2010 3:26am JST
=== 10:25pm JST
...Romash Tasuku Dass is scheduled to start on Friday night against Hideaki Wakui and the Seibu Lions. It will be Dass' first Ichi-gun start since 2008.
...Shinji Takahashi was held out of the starting line-up on Friday due to acute gastroenteritis. Atsunori Inaba was back in the starting line-up (as a DH) and went 1-for-4 with a home run and 2 RBI.
...The Fighters lost their third game in a row on Thursday night (3-game sweep by the Marines) and are now 4-8 in April. Overall, they currently own the worst record in the NPB at 5-14-1.
...The Fighters have posted more information about Young Ladies' (Otome) Ball Night on 5/22 (vs Yokohama Bay Stars).