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Yakult Swallows News and Notes: February 4, 2013

by on Feb.04, 2013 @ 11:50 pm, under NPB

Bullpen Sessions / Batting Practice


  • Masanori Ishikawa: bullpen, 111 pitches, fourth session in as many days

Source: Sanspo 2/4/2013


  • 1st round draft pick Taichi Ishiyama: bullpen, forty pitches, at seventy to eighty percent

Source: Sanspo 2/4/2013


Urasoe mayor Gima Mitsuo presented the Swallows with various food items, including thirty-two kilograms of Agu pork, before practice today.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/4/2013


Tsutomu Wakamatsu participated in spring camp as a special hitting instructor today.  He spent some time working with players like Akinori Iwamura and Jun Matsui.

Source: Sanspo 2/4/2013, Nikkan Sports 2/4/2013