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Yomiuri, Hanshin: June 27, 2012

by on Jun.27, 2012 @ 6:10 pm, under NPB

Yomiuri Giants

Ryosuke Miyaguni (right shoulder) started a Ni-gun game against the Futures today and gave up two runs on four hits over three innings of work.  He topped out at 148km/h.  Source: Nikkan Sports 6/27/2012


Ryota Wakiya took batting practice today against a pitching machine for the first time since he had surgery on his right elbow in November 2011.  Source: Nikkan Sports 6/27/2012

Hanshin Tigers

Kyuji Fujikawa tossed a bullpen session today, his first since he got hurt.  He threw about thirty pitches with the catcher standing.  He also added in some pretend pick-off moves to first as well.

Fujikawa is currently scheduled to toss a bullpen session with a squatting catcher on Friday.

Source: Daily Sports 6/27/2012


Matt Murton's wife and three-year-old son were at Tuesday's game.  His parents, currently visiting Japan, were also in the stands.  Source: Sanspo 6/27/2012


Kenji Jojima swung the bat thirty times from each side during workouts at Naruohama on Tuesday.  Source: Sanspo 6/27/2012