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Hanshin Tigers News and Notes: February 21, 2013

by on Feb.21, 2013 @ 11:37 pm, under NPB

Batting Practice

Wednesday

  • Tsuyoshi Nishioka: fifty-nine swings, one over the fence
  • Kosuke Fukudome: sixty-three swings, three over the fence

Source: Sanspo 2/21/2013, Sanspo 2/21/2013

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Yamato is probably the lead candidate to win the everyday job in center.  He is 8-for-19 in four pre-season games (through Wednesday).

Source: Sanspo 2/21/2013

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Masashi Nohara is 6-for-13 in four pre-season games (through Wednesday).

Source: Sanspo 2/21/2013

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The Museum of Hanshin Koshien Stadium will run an exhibit on the Spring Koshien between February 23 and April 7.  Memorabilia from last year's tournament will be put on display.

Source: Sanspo 2/21/2013