This post will be updated throughout the day.
Today's intra-squad game:
Kazuhisa Makita (2nd round) was a starter and tossed 3 shutout innings while allowing 3 hits.
Fumiya Nishiguchi was the other starter and gave up 2 runs on 4 hits over 3 innings of work. Nishiguchi had a strong start and ended up allowing all 2 runs and 4 hits in his third inning of work.
===== 2/19 @ 10:09pm
Alex Graman faced G.G. Sato, Haruki Kurose, and Hideto Asamura during BP today and threw 40 pitches while allowing 6 could-be hits. This was Graman's second BP since the start of spring camp.
Graman is scheduled to make an appearance during a practice game on the 22nd.
The Lions and the Lions' players group announced today that they'll be donating 3M yen to volcano relief efforts in Miyazaki.
===== 2/19 @ 3:56pm
Tatsuya Oishi (1st round) will probably pitch 2 innings during tomorrow's intra-squad game.
Hideto Asamura stayed back for extra fielding and batting practice yesterday. While Asamura's primary position is shortstop, he's willing to play anywhere in the infield.