...Hayato Sakamoto had his second 2-homer game of his career on Thursday night. His first 2-homer game came on 5/2/2009 against the Hansin Tigers at Koshien Stadium.
...Tatsunori Hara recorded his 500th managerial win on Thursday night, becoming the 5th Giants' manager (and 26th overall) to reach the milestone. Hara also happened to throw the game-winning ball into the stands -- seems he let the moment overtake him.
...The Giants are hosting Family Open Field (target audience is elementary school kids) on 6/20, 6/27, and 7/4. And Girls' Giants Open Field (target audience is females in junior high, high school, college, and technical schools) will take place on 6/19.