|Bullpen Sessions / Batting Practice|
Tony Barnette was scheduled to toss batting practice today but his session was canceled because of a crick in his neck (slept on it funny). He was also allowed to cut his practices short as a precaution.
2nd round draft pick Ryohei Kiya and 4th round draft pick Yuya Ota are scheduled to pitch during a practice game against LG on February 16.
With their recent mini outbreak of the flu, the Swallows will remind players, staff to wash their hands, gargle, and wear surgical masks when stepping outside.
====== UPDATE 2/13 @ 1:38am
The Swallows held a baseball clinic at Urasoe Stadium after practices on Sunday for about 300 kids from fifteen teams.
Baseball analyst Mitsuo Tatsukawa caught four of Yoshinori Sato's pitches in the bullpen on Sunday.