|Motonobu Tanishige||2/8||24||Faced Yuta Muto; thirty-two pitches, twenty-four swings, six could-be hits. Nikkan Sports 2/8/2014|
|Toshiya Okada||Bullpen||2/8||59||Nikkan Sports 2/8/2014|
|Katsuki Matayoshi||BP||2/8||61||Faced Hector Luna and Alexis Gomez; thirty-four swings, four could-be hits. Nikkan Sports 2/8/2014|
|Tatsuro Hamada||Bull||2/7||50||Nikkan Sports 2/8/2014
- The Dragons have ninety cases of water that contain plasma lactic acid bacteria. The drink apparently has positive effects on the immune system. Source: Daily Sports 2/8/2014
- Tatsuro Hamada got tips on pitching from Kimiyasu Kudo and Shigeru Sugishita on Friday. Source: Nikkan Sports 2/8/2014
Kazuki Yoshimi is trying to keep things loose by playing "innocent" pranks on other players, like slipping realistic cockroaches under their blankets or scaring them with a horror mask.
Source: Tokyo Sports 2/8/2014
Battery Coach Mitsuo Tatsukawa had catchers Daisuke Tanaka, Masato Matsui, and 3rd round draft pick Iori Katsura chase after baseballs tossed fifty to sixty meters into the air by a machine during extra fielding practices on Friday. Motonobu Tanishige suggested players spin around a bit five times before attempting to catch the baseballs.
Source: Sports Hochi 2/8/2014