The Buffaloes had the day off today.
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.
Yuki Nishi is scheduled to start a practice game against the Hanshin Tigers on February 18. He is expected to pitch three innings.
4th round draft pick Tomoyuki Kaida will start a practice game against Yokohama on February 19.
The Buffaloes may opt to leave Hayato Terahara (right shoulder tightness) at Miyakojima camp with Chihiro Kaneko (right arm tightness) until February 26.
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