...The Bay Stars will likely go with the following four-man rotation during Inter-league play: Daisuke Miura, Stephen Randolph, Tomokazu Ohka, and Naoyuki Shimizu. Average age of the rotation: 35. Said pitching coach Katsunori Okamoto, "I'd like these four to hang tough until Hayato Terahara is ready to return. After all, they're great 30-something pitchers."
...Yuta Naito will be filling in for Terrmel Sledge while he's away visiting his expecting wife back home in the States.