...Masahiro Tanaka has faced Takayuki Kishi twice in his career, including last night, and has lost both match-ups. Tanaka also started the game on 8 days of rest. In 2008 and 2009, Tanaka started a total 3 games on 8 days of rest. In those three games: 21.1 IP, 29 H, 4.15 ERA.
...An Eagles' fan from Osaka proposed to his girlfriend after watching last night's game at the stadium. She apparently said yes.