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Softbank Hawks Spring Camp News and Notes: February 1, 2011

by on Feb.01, 2011 @ 5:22 pm, under NPB

This post will be updated throughout the day.

=== 9:05pm

Alex Cabrera spent some time working on his bunting skills today.  It was apparently the first time he took bunting practice since he started playing in Japan.

=== 5:22pm

Tsuyoshi Wada tossed 41 pitches to a standing catcher today.  Partway through the session, Toru Hosokawa stepped in and took over as catcher.


The Hawks attended a kick-off ceremony at around 9am today at Ivy Stadium.


Last night's team meeting lasted about 5 minutesKoji Akiyama asked his players to figure out what they had to do in order to win.


Seiichi Uchikawa spent over an hour taking BP in the cages at Yahoo Dome on Monday.  In all, Uchikawa spent about 2.5 hours working out at Yahoo Dome before joining the team for their flight to Miyazaki.  He also spent the 27th and 28th working out at the Saitozaki training facilities.