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Seibu Lions: July 10, 2010

by on Jul.10, 2010 @ 2:46 pm, under NPB

...Jose Fernandez could join the Ichi-run roster sometime next week -- Sponichi mentions the 16th (vs Lotte) as a possibility while Nikkan Sports figures early next week.  Seems he's just waiting for his visa to clear.  Alex Graman also close to being ready to rejoin the Ichi-gun roster soon.  Graman tossed a 1-2-3 inning in relief against Ni-gun Yakult yesterday.  The only problem now is figuring out how to get both on the active roster.  The Lions currently have Brian Sikorski as their closer, Ming-Chieh Hsu in the starting rotation, and Dee Brown in the starting line-up -- all three big keys to team's success.

...Hideaki Wakui will likely start today's game against the Rakuten Eagles.