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[2/4/2014] Yakult Swallows News and Notes

by on Feb.05, 2014 @ 2:53 am, under NPB

Name Date Swings Notes
Wladimir Balentien 2/4 38 Three over the fence.  Sponichi 2/4/2014
Name Type Date NP Notes
Hiroki Sanada Bullpen 2/4 83 Fourth session in as many days.  Sanspo 2/4/2014
Shohei Tateyama Bullpen 2/3 70 Fastballs and forkballs; second session since the start of camp.  Sanspo 2/4/2014


The first block of spring camp ended on Tuesday.


Wladimir BalentienKazuhiro Hatakeyama, and Yuichi worked out at first base during infield drills on Tuesday.

Source: Sponichi 2/4/2014


Junji Ogawa told reporters on Tuesday he was satisfied with Balentien's condition and that he would probably get to play in a game on the 22nd (whether he plays defense is another issue that has not yet been decided).

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/4/2014


Shohei Tateyama could toss batting practice some time during the third block of camp (begins on the 11th).

Source: Sanspo 2/4/2014


Adidas Japan signed an advisory contract with Tetsuto Yamada.

Source: Sponichi 2/4/2014