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Chunichi, Yakult, Yomiuri, Hiroshima, Yokohama: June 25, 2012

by on Jun.25, 2012 @ 11:59 pm, under NPB

Chunichi Dragons

The Dragons announced that Diamond Yukai penned a new song (Doala-no March) that will be played after the 3rd inning, beginning on June 26.  Doala and the Cheer Dragons will also make an appearance on the field with a new dance routine.

Yakult Swallows

The Swallows held workouts at Okinawa Cellular today.  Source: Daily Sports 6/25/2012

Yomiuri Giants

Team chairman Tsuneo Watanabe on Tatsunori Hara's status, via Daily Sports: "We will not dismiss Hara.  There is no reason for him to go.  He will be here until the end.  He will be here next season."

Hara signed a two-year deal before the start of the current season.

Hiroshima Carp

Jumpei Shinoda will likely start Wednesday's game against the Yomiuri Giants (at Mazda Stadium).  Source: Nikkan Sports 6/25/2012

Yokohama Bay Stars

Kiyoshi Nakahata met Kensuke Uchimura today.  Nakahata is looking forward to making use of Uchimura's speed.  Source: Daily Sports 6/25/2012