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[2/3/2014] Yakult Swallows News and Notes

by on Feb.04, 2014 @ 4:54 am, under NPB

Bullpen Sessions / Batting Practice

February 3

  • Yasuhiro Ogawa - sixty-five pitches; including curve and splitter
  • Other pitchers that tossed bullpens: Shohei Tateyama

Source: Sponichi 2/3/2014, Sponichi 2/3/2014

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The Swallows were presented with a number of local food items, like thirty-two kilograms of Agu pork and ten cases of Orion Beer, before workouts on Monday.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/3/2014, Sponichi 2/3/2014

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Shinya Miyamoto visited camp on Monday and worked with 2nd round draft pick Naomichi Nishiura.

Source: Sanspo 2/3/2014

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A case of mistaken identity: three United States Marines visited Urasoe camp on Sunday thinking they might get to meet former Cardinal Chris Carpenter, instead they met former Red Sock and Cub Chris Carpenter.

Source: Sponichi 2/3/2014

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Samurai Japan manager Hiroki Kokubo visited Urasoe camp on Monday.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/3/2014