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[1/15/2014] Yomiuri Giants, Hiroshima Carp, Yokohama Bay Stars

by on Jan.16, 2014 @ 1:44 am, under NPB

Yomiuri Giants

Nobutaka Imamura tossed about thirty pitches in the bullpen on Tuesday.  It was his first session of the year.

Source: Sponichi 1/15/2014

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Hirokazu Sawamura used a high-altitude training mask during his running workouts on Tuesday.

Source: Nikkan Sports 1/15/2014

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Tatsunori Hara feels he should be able to select his opening day pitcher some time around March 15.

Source: Daily Sports 1/15/2014

Hiroshima Carp

Thirty-five players, including the 2013 draft class, participated in workouts at the Ono training facilities on Wednesday.

Source: Sponichi 1/15/2014

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Ryuji Ichioka moved into the team dormitory in Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima on Tuesday after spending six days working out in Satsumasendai, Kagoshima with former teammate Toshiya Sugiuchi.  His workouts ran about seven hours a day.  He also tossed twenty pitches to a squatting catcher on the 13th.

Source: Daily Sports 1/15/2014

Yokohama Bay Stars

1st round draft pick Yuta Kakita tossed twenty pitches to a standing catcher in the bullpen on Wednesday.  It was his first session this year.

Source: Nikkan Sports 1/15/2014