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Chiba Lotte Marines: May 17, 2010

by on May.17, 2010 @ 4:34 pm, under NPB

7:56pm JST

...Yuta Omine was taken off the active roster today after giving up 4 runs in 3 innings of work on Sunday.  He's also 0-3 over his last four starts.

...Yuji Yoshimi tossed 6-shutout innings during a Ni-gun outing against Nippon Ham on the 15th.  He joined the starting pitching group for practice at Chiba Marine Stadium today -- seems his first Ichi-gun start with the Marines could come on the 22nd against the Yakult Swallows (at Chiba).

4:34pm JST

...Tae-Kyun Kim is having a great month of May so far: through 11 games, he's 14-for-43 (.326) with 9 homers, 14 runs, and 20 RBI.  He also has 43 totals bases (.400 OBP / 1.000 SLG / 1.400 OPS)

...The Marines will be providing an upgrade service to fans that purchased non-reserved seats to Tuesdays (5/18) game against the Chunichi Dragons.  Additional details can be found at the Marines' website.

...The Marines have posted information about their Farmer's Market between 5/18 and 5/19.  They have also posted information about special ramen noodle dishes for their games against Chunichi and Yakult.