3rd round draft pick Daichi Suzuki appears to be gaining some ground as a possible short stop candidate.
"Shunichi Nemoto and Kei Hosoya are equal candidates at short, but Suzuki looks good on defense and offense and he is an interesting player. I want to see how he does in games," said INF/base-running coach Kenichi Sato.
Pitching coach Takashi Nishimoto helped 2nd round draft pick Yuhei Nakaushiro with his slide step after general pitcher workouts today.
Toshiaki Imae switched over to using a bat with a thicker bat handle, but broke it. He already ordered additional bats, but their delivery date was pushed back due to the snow.
1st round draft pick Takahiro Fujioka tossed his bullpen session on Wednesday at about 60-70%.
Special fielding instructor Norihiro Komada spent time working with Shoitsu Omatsu on gloving/scooping one-hoppers on Wednesday.