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Hanshin, Yokohama, Hiroshima: August 22, 2012

by on Aug.22, 2012 @ 11:59 pm, under NPB

Hanshin Tigers

The Tigers informed Kazuhito Futagami after his loss against the Chunichi Dragons today that he will be sent back to Ni-gun on Thursday for extra seasoning.  Source: Sponichi 8/22/2012

Yokohama Bay Stars

The Bay Stars gave Alex Ramirez the day off today because he was feeling under the weather.  He is expected back in uniform on Thursday.  Source: Daily Sports 8/22/2012, Sponichi 8/22/2012

Hiroshima Carp

Yusuke Nomura won his ninth game of the season today and is now one victory away from becoming the first Hiroshima rookie to record double-digit wins in their first season since Toshikazu Sawazaki in 1997.  Source: Nikkan Sports 8/22/2012