...The Hawks were shutout yesterday for the 6th time this season. And it seems they have not been able to score a run in 28 innings against left-handed pitching.
...Nobuhiro Matsuda went 0-for-3 yesterday, his third straight game without a hit (0-for-10), and stayed back after the game for about an hour to work on his hitting.
...Sadaharu Oh met with Koji Akiyama after yesterday's 11-0 loss to the Chiba Lotte Marines. The two spoke for about 10 minutes.
...The Hawks have announced a number of additional events that will be taking place during Hawks Festival 2010 (鷹の祭典2010).
...The Hawks have a number of events planned for kids during August's Summer Kids Festival (夏休みキッズフェス).