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Softbank, Nippon Ham, Seibu, Orix, Rakuten: July 22, 2012

by on Jul.22, 2012 @ 11:55 pm, under NPB

Softbank Hawks

Infield/base-running coach Yusuke Torigoe spent some time at third during situational batting practice at Yahoo Dome earlier today.  Source: Nikkan Sports 7/22/2012

Nippon Ham Fighters

The Fighters opened up workouts at Sapporo Dome to fans earlier today.  About 2,000 people showed up and watched the players practice for about three and a half hours.  Source: Nikkan Sports 7/22/2012

Seibu Lions

Kazuhisa Ishii (coming back from left elbow pain) joined the Ichi-gun workouts at Seibu Dome on Saturday.  He told reporters that his elbow was fine and that he was ready for the start of the second-half of the season.  Source: Sponichi 7/22/2012

Orix Buffaloes

Alessandro Maestri threw forty pitches in the bullpen today and used all his pitches.  Source: Nikkan Sports 7/22/2012

Rakuten Eagles

Kazuo Matsui (coming back from dizziness) joined the Ichi-gun players for workouts at Kleenex Stadium on Saturday -- he did took some light batting practice and fielding practice.  Source: Sponichi 7/22/2012