...The Bay Stars won their first Inter-league game of the year last night.
...Jose Castillo was taken out of last night's game early after he started feeling pain in his right leg. He was taken to a hospital in Sendai and diagnosed with fasciitis in his right biceps femoris muscle. Castillo is currently listed as day-to-day.
...Shuichi Murata knocked out his 36th Inter-league home run last night. That's tops for Japanese players.