The Mie Three Arrows announced earlier today that Hiroshi Nagadomi was hired to be their next manager. Nagadomi got his start as a Ni-gun pitching coach with the Daiei Hawks in 2003. He held that position until 2006 and then spent 2 season, beginning in 2007, as pitching coach for the Ishikawa Million Stars (BC League). In the winter of 2008, Nagadomi was named manager of the Nagasaki Saints. On April 30th, Nagadomi was let go after the Saints got off to a slow start.
The Three Arrows also announced the addition of Tsuyoshi Furuya to the coaching staff.