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Softbank Hawks: February 9, 2012

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

Batting Practice Bullpen Sessions


  • Wily Mo Pena saw twenty-four pitches from Hiroki Yamada during BP and did not hit any over the fence. (Sanspo)


  • 5th round draft pick Shinya Kayama threw sixty pitches.  Toru Hosokawa caught session. (Nikkan Sports)


Ayatsugu Yamashita took about thirty minutes of morning batting practice today.


The Hawks held a press conference for Brad Penny today.

Sadaharu Oh told reporters he would like to see Penny pull the pitching staff together this season.

FYI: Penny is friends with former MMA fighter Chuck Liddell.