...The Tigers announced that they will be printing a special July issue of Monthly Tigers (月刊タイガース) to commemorate the clubs' 75th anniversary. The issue will cost 2,500 yen and will be available at all major bookstores across the country.
...Jason Standridge took part in pitcher's practice today and will likely start tomorrow's game against the Yakult Swallows.
...Senior Director Senichi Hoshino wasn't too happy about the Tigers' loss yesterday and said that it was necessary for the team to review the pitching staff and see if there might be better ways to use their pitchers (at both the Ichi-gun and Ni-gun levels). For the time being, it doesn't seem like the team will be making any moves for extra help via trade or the foreign player market.
...Hiroki Uemoto will likely be added to the active roster on Tuesday. Randy Messenger is also a candidate for a promotion (especially after the team decided to take Casey Fossum off the active roster).
Uemoto's Ni-gun numbers so far: