The Lions announced that non-reserved INF / OF tickets for children (junior high and younger) will be free for 12 home games in August.
Nippon Ham Fighters
Yu Darvish will likely start Wednesday's (6/1) game against the Hanshin Tigers. Darvish has not allowed a run in 26 consecutive innings.
Mitsutaka Goto also joined the Ichi-gun team for practice today. He is expected to be added back to the active roster tomorrow.