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Orix Buffaloes News and Notes: February 9, 2013

by on Feb.09, 2013 @ 11:13 pm, under NPB

Bullpen Sessions / Batting Practice


  • Chihiro Kaneko: bullpen, fifty-eight pitches
  • Yoshihisa Hirano: batting practice, sixty-three pitches, six could-be hits, he also tried throwing curves and shutos

Source: Sponichi 2/9/2013, Daily Sports 2/9/2013


Owner Yoshihiko Miyauchi visited Miyakojima camp today.  He is scheduled to watch Sunday's intra-squad game.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/9/2013


Takahiro Okada turned twenty-five today.  The media celebrated by presenting him with a birthday cake.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/9/2013