...Tomoki Hoshino earned his domestic FA option today.
...Kazuyuki Hoashi is on the mound for the Seibu Lions today. Takayuki Kishi will be starting tomorrow's game. According to Nikkan Sports, Hoashi is 1-0 with a 1.42 ERA over 6 starts against the Giants; Kishi is 4-0 with a 0.93 ERA over 5 starts against the Giants.
...Assuming Ginjiro doesn't run into any bumps in the road, he should be able to start playing in games some time in October.