...Hayato Terahara left today's game with discomfort in his right elbow. He had pitched into the fourth and loaded the bases with 2 outs before being taken out of the game. Terahara will be checked out at a hospital tomorrow.
...Naoyuki Shimizu's next start could come on Wednesday against the Hiroshima Carp. Ever since taking a batted ball of his right knee on 4/29, Shimizu has been undergoing rounds electric therapy with ice packs.
...Takao Obana's comment on Stephen Randolph's outing on Monday:
"The end result was a loss, but I Randolph pitched well. His opponent was also an ace so it can't be helped."