Wily Mo Pena is now 0-for-8 with four strikeouts in two Climax Series games. When reporters asked Koji Akiyama what he thought of Pena's performances, he said it looked like he was sleeping. Source: Sanspo 10/14/2012
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Hisashi Takeda and Naoki Miyanishi tossed bullpen sessions at Kamagaya today. Source: Nikkan Sports 10/14/2012
Motonobu Tanishige is now hitless in his last fifty-three post-season trips to the plate.
Morimichi Takagi could end up making major changes to the batting order for Game 3. Source: Sponichi 10/14/2012
The Giants will begin workouts for the Final Stage of the Climax Series at Tokyo Dome on Monday. Source: Sponichi 10/14/2012
Starters Tetsuya Utsumi, Toshiya Sugiuchi, Dennis Houlton, Yuki Koyama, and Ryosuke Miyaguni worked out at Giants Stadium today. Source: Nikkan Sports 10/14/2012