The coaches held an emergency meeting last night and decided to activate Daiki Enokida today.
Owner Shinya Sakai is currently scheduled to watch three games in the US: NY Yankees vs LA Angels on the 11th in New York, NY Yankees vs Tampa Bay Rays on the 12th in New York, and Atlanta Braves vs Chicago Cubs on the 13th in Atlanta.
Hiroyasu Tanaka was apparently benched last night for failing to make a play on Wednesday (a ball ended up dropping in between Tanaka and Josh Whitesell). It was the second time this season he was left out of the starting line-up.
Yokohama Bay Stars
As of 8/12 @ 8:50am, Brent Leach getting kissed by his wife is the top baseball image at Sanspo. Leach also gave his wife the game ball from his first victory.