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Orix Buffaloes: February 14, 2012

by on Feb.14, 2012 @ 11:58 pm, under NPB

The Buffaloes had the day off today.

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Taiki Mitsumata, Yusuke Kajimoto, Shunta, and Masato Fukae worked out at Miyakojima Stadium on their day off today.  Shunta spent about two hours hitting the cages.

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Yuki Nishi is scheduled to start a practice game against the Hanshin Tigers on February 18.  He is expected to pitch three innings.

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4th round draft pick Tomoyuki Kaida will start a practice game against Yokohama on February 19.

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The Buffaloes may opt to leave Hayato Terahara (right shoulder tightness) at Miyakojima camp with Chihiro Kaneko (right arm tightness) until February 26.

====== UPDATE 2/15 @ 1:55am

Mamoru Kishida and Yoshihisa Hirano visited a Taragawa liquor plant in Miyakojima on their day off on Tuesday.