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[11/15/2013] Seibu Lions, Softbank Hawks, Rakuten Eagles, Chiba Lotte Marines

by on Nov.15, 2013 @ 11:59 pm, under NPB

Seibu Lions

Today's practice game against the Hiroshima Carp (Hiroshima 4 - Seibu 2):

Garrett Mock gave up three runs over two innings of work and broke two bats.  Porfirio Lopez gave up a run over two innings and topped out at 145km/h. [Nikkan Sports 11/15/2013]

Softbank Hawks

Kazumi Saito will work as a baseball commentator for TVQ Kyushu (an affiliate for TV Tokyo) next year.

Source: Nikkan Sports 11/15/2013

Rakuten Eagles

The players will hold nine championship celebrations with fans in six Tohoku Prefectures on December 1.  Admission to the events will be free, but there will be limits to total number of fans allowed into each venue.  Additional information can be found in the official announcement link below.

Source: official announcement

Chiba Lotte Marines

The Marines auctioned off a one-day fall camp trial ticket for 120,001 yen.  The winning bid was posted by a first year junior high school student.  The student, from Kyoto, will have a chance to work out with the team on the 16th.

Source: Nikkan Sports 11/15/2013, Auction Listing, original press release