Yasutomo Kubo made an appearance on Sun TV's Nekketsu! Tigers-to on Friday. He told audience members that he wouldn't take any breaks during the winter in order to rebuild his body for the 2011 season.
Kyuji Fujikawa was a special guest at a talk event on Friday and told about 100 fans that while he couldn't promise a championships in 2011, he would promise to do his best.
The Tigers held a workshop for the 8 players they drafted last year, like Shunsuke Fujikawa and Takuymi Akiyama, at a hotel in Nishinomiya on Friday. The workshop covered various issues like what it means to be a professional baseball player, various training methods, and how to deal with the meida.