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[6/23/2013] Nippon Ham, Softbank, Lotte

by on Jun.23, 2013 @ 11:58 pm, under NPB

Nippon Ham Fighters

Yuki Saito will begin stretching out his bullpen sessions to about one-hundred pitches.  Assuming no problems, he will most likely get to pitch in another Ni-gun game this month.

Source: Sports Hochi 6/23/2013

Thirteen tv cameras and about sixty members of the media covered Saito's Ni-gun start against the Futures on Saturday.

Source: Sponichi 6/23/2013

Softbank Hawks

Team official Itaru Kobayashi told reporters there was absolutely no way (one-hundred percent) they were going to go after Manny Ramirez.

Source: Daily Sports 6/23/2013

Rakuten Eagles

The Eagles held a press conference for Ken Ray at Kleenex Stadium today.

Source: Sanspo 6/23/2013

Chiba Lotte Marines

Since the start of Inter-league play in 2005, the Marines have lost all nine of the first games they have played immediately after the end of Inter-league play.

Source: Sanspo 6/23/2013