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Yokohama Bay Stars Spring Camp News and Notes: February 17, 2011

by on Feb.17, 2011 @ 2:32 pm, under NPB

This post will be updated throughout the day.


Today's intra-squad game:

Kisho Kagami (2nd round) was a starter and tossed 2 shutout innings.

Both Hiroshi Kobayashi (4th round) and Shinji Ohara (5th round) tossed 2 shutout innings in relief.

Yesterday's intra-squad game:

Shun Yamaguchi threw 2 shutout innings while giving up just 1 hit.  He also topped out at 145km/h.

Naoto Watanabe started at second and batted first.  He went 4-for-5 with 3 doubles and 5 RBI.


Terrmel Sledge arrived in Narita yesterday and is scheduled to arrive in Ginowan, Okinawa today.  Sledge arrived in Japan later than scheduled due to a private issue concerning his family.


Shun Yamaguchi has been working on the landing of his left foot when he pitches -- specifically to have it land straight in front of him, instead of toward third base.