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[2/6/2014] Softbank Hawks News and Notes

by on Feb.07, 2014 @ 12:53 am, under NPB

Quick Notes


Yuichi Honda is trying a new pair of cleats during spring camp.  The new cleats have more spikes (from seven to nine) and a new kind of sole (from leather to a urethane resin).  The additional spikes should provide more traction while the new sole should help decrease the strain.

Source: Daily Sports 2/6/2014


Avispa Fukuoka Manager Marijan Pusnik visited Miyazaki camp on Thursday and met Akiyama.  The two exchanged ground coats and ideas on training and coaching.

Source: Sponichi 2/6/2014