...Seth Greisinger arrived in Japan today.
...Shun Tono will be going for his 8th consecutive win (in 9 starts) against the Seibu Lions today. Unlike last season, Tono has shown a little more consistency this season -- he hasn't given up more than 3 runs in any of his 9 starts this season has tossed at least 6 innings in each of them.
...Both Alex Ramirez and Hayato Sakamoto have been in the starting line-up for every one of the Giants' games so far this season. Shinnosuke Abe has played in all 49 games this season, but was a pinch-hitter in one of them.