...Yusuke Kawasaki joined the Ichi-gun roster during practice on Friday and threw about 20 pitches in the bullpen. Kawasaki has already tossed a scoreless inning in a Ni-gun game (vs Hiroshima) on the 14th.
...Casey Fossum did not throw any Fossum Flips during his start on Thursday. But he did throw a fastball that topped out at 140-141km/h, a slider in the 120km/h range, and a curve that was in the 110km/h range.
His numbers at Ni-gun so far this year: