...The Swallows and Hiroshima Carp gave fans something to cheer about despite the rain out: a number of players took the field and started diving around in the puddles on the tarp.
...Josh Whitesell started taking BP again today. He also took some grounders at first. Whitesell told reporters that he was feeling better every day and was at about 75%.
...Kazuhiro Hatakeyama hit his first career grand slam last night. The homer came in the 4th inning off Yuya Ando (HAN).