5/26/2010 12:24pm JST
...Takeya Nakamura knocked out his 8th career grand slam last night (off Hideki Kishiomoto in the third inning). Nakamura is now one grand slam away from setting a new franchise record -- he's currently in a first place tie with Tsutomu Ito.
5/25/2010 3:34pm JST
...Takayuki Kishi lost his first night game since 5/25/2009, a span of 14 consecutive wins, last night. Coincidentally, the final score and opponent were exactly the same: 3-0 losses against the Hiroshima Carp at Mazda Stadium.