...The Lions will be returning to a 6-man rotation, now that their Inter-league season is over. Fumiya Nishiguchi, Ryoma Nogami, and Yasuhiro Tanaka are all expected to compete for the two open spots in the rotation.
...Taiyo Fujita is / was scheduled to begin working out with the Ichi-gun roster today. Fujita is working his way back from a left calf injury.
...The Kimiyasu Kudo lunch box (1,300 yen) will go on sale in conjunction with the start of Lions Classic 2010 on the 26th. The lunch box is apparently based off a recipe belonging to Kudo's wife. There is also a menu list for Lions Classic 2010 at the official Lions site.