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[2/7/2014] Hiroshima Carp News and Notes

by on Feb.08, 2014 @ 2:34 am, under NPB

Name Date Swings Notes
Kosuke Tanaka 2/7   Batting practice scrimmage; faced Takeru Imamura (triple to left-center), Ryuji Ichioka (single to right), and Keisuke Imai (line out to short).  Sports Hochi 2/7/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/7/2014
Name Type Date NP Notes
Daichi Osera Bullpen 2/7 81 Including curve, cutter, change-up; Kila Ka'aihue stepped into the batter's box partway through for thirty-four pitches; second session in as many days, fourth overall since the start of camp.  Daily Sports 2/7/2014, Sponichi 2/7/2014
Ryuji Ichioka BPs 2/7   Faced eight hitters, allowed two could-be hits; first batting practice scrimmage since the start of camp.  Daily Sports 2/7/2014
Yuki Iwami BPs 2/6   Faced eight hitters, including three lefties: Yoshihiro Maru (Ks on fork), Kila Ka'aihue (Kl on slider), and Takahiro Iwamoto (Ks slider).  First batting practice scrimmage since the start of camp.  Daily Sports 2/7/2014
Ryuji Ichioka BP 2/4 40 Allowed five could be hits.  Sponichi 2/7/2014

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Quick Notes

  • Kenta Maeda will likely pitch in four to five games between March 2 (vs Nippon Ham) and March 21 (vs Softbank).  Source: Sports Hochi 2/7/2014
  • Samurai Japan Manager Hiroki Kokubo visited Miyazaki camp on Friday.  Source: Sanspo 2/7/2014