The Hiroshima Carp announced the following uniform number changes on Wednesday: Naoki Nakahigashi from 35 to 00; Tsubasa Nakatani from 56 to 128; and Ken Nakamura from 69 to 122.
In other team related news:
Results from the online auction that was held to sell off Old Hiroshima Stadium memorabilia are available at Yahoo Auctions. The top three items: a Yutaka Enatsu autographed seat (168,000 yen); a Sachio Kinugasa autographed seat (152,000 yen); and a dugout bench (111,111 yen).
Sanspo notes that 1,169 people registered for the auctions and that 417 of the 884 items were auctioned off for a total 5,271,965 yen.
A second auction is scheduled to begin on 1/13 next year.