...The Hawks finished the month of May 11-9-1 (6-5 at home and 5-4-1 on the road).
...Hitoshi Tamura fouled a ball off his left shin in the 7th inning last night and was taken out of the game and rushed to the hospital, where he was later diagnosed with a contusion on his left shin. He's currently listed as day-to-day.
...Munenori Kawasaki picked up his 8th walk-off hit of his career yesterday.
...Hiroki Kokubo took part in pre-game practice on Sunday and was ready to come off the bench but did not. He was scheduled to get his neck checked out at a Fukuoka hospital today. His status for tomorrow is still not known.
...The Hawks announced that fans donated a total 3,892,960 yen during their weekend donation drive for Miyazaki (it seems the team will continue to accept donations through to their game against the Yomiuri Giants on 6/13). The Hawks are also planning to auction off t-shirts they were wearing during pre-game practice against Chunichi on 6/4.
...Fans that have Softbank Mobile phones will have a chance to purchase tickets to a three game series against the Chiba Lotte Marines, at Chiba Marine Stadium, for 980 yen (7/30, 7/31, 8/1(.