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Rakuten Eagles: February 9, 2012

by on Feb.09, 2012 @ 11:59 pm, under NPB

Batting Practice Bullpen Sessions


  • Luis Terrero took sixty-one swings and hit four over the fence.  He also hit twenty-two baseballs toward left, nineteen toward center, and fourteen toward right. (Nikkan Sports)


  • Satoshi Nagai threw forty pitches in the bullpen.  He also had the catcher sit for the first time since the start of spring camp. (Sports Hochi)
  • Keiji Uezono faced Naoto Inada and Toshihito Abe situational during batting practice and allowed eleven hits on sixty-three pitches.  Daisuke Kato faced Fuminori Yokogawa, Toshiya Nakashima, and Ginji Akaminai and threw seventy pitches.  Kato also hit Nakashima in the left elbow. (Sponichi)


The Eagles had the day off today.


The Eagles closed out their first block of spring camp with a thirty minute run on the beach.


Masahiro Tanaka tossed six bullpen session during the first block of spring camp (February 1 - February 8).


All seven members of the 2011 draft class relaxed at Bade Haus Kumejima (Dee Sea Spa & Resort) earlier this morning.  And four members of the 2011 draft class (twenty and older) visited a liquor plant for Kumejima's Kumesen on their day off today. 


The team has ordered about 200 Virus Blockers (CL-40, three pack, 2,500 yen) and will hand them out to players, staff, and media members.