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[12/19/2013] Nippon Ham Fighters, Seibu Lions, Softbank Hawks

by on Dec.19, 2013 @ 11:49 pm, under NPB

Nippon Ham Fighters

Hideki Kuriyama would like the Fighters to donate some time toward helping elderly people clear snow from their properties during the off-season.  He feels the move might help forge stronger bonds between the community and the organization, as well as motivate others to do the same.

Source: Nikkan Sports 12/19/2013, Sports Hochi 12/19/2013

Seibu Lions

The Lions are looking to bring Randy Williams (38) back for the 2014 season.

Source: Sponichi 12/19/2013

Softbank Hawks

Shinya Kayama tossed 100 pitches (all fastballs) in the bullpen at the Saitozaki training facilities today.  It was his second session of the off-season.

Source: Nikkan Sports 12/19/2013


The Hawks are thinking about assigning special uniform numbers to its cheerleaders.

Source: Nikkan Sports 12/19/2013


The Hawks posted preliminary details about their spring camp schedule.