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Nippon Ham Fighters Preseason News and Notes: February 26, 2011

by on Feb.26, 2011 @ 9:28 pm, under NPB

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Masataka Nashida said Sho Nakata was the unofficial MVP during spring camp and that he played well enough to earn a spot on the active roster (at least for the time being.

Nakata himself told reporters that he felt he had a productive spring camp and that he was able to do everything he wanted to.  He also said that he was only thinking about things on a day-to-day basis.  When asked which team the Fighters were going to play on opening day, Nakata said he had no idea.


Yu Darvish took some soft toss BP yesterday.


Kensuke Tanaka would like to try and make it back by opening day, but it'll take 4-6 weeks for the fracture to heal.