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[2/13/2014] Chunichi Dragons News and Notes

by on Feb.14, 2014 @ 12:18 am, under NPB

Name Type Date NP Notes
Kenshin Kawakami Bullpen  2/13 60 Second session in as many days; began session with standing catcher, had him sit partway through; Hitoki Iwase stood in the batter's box for a number of pitches.  Nikkan Sports 2/13/2014
Tatsuro Hamada Bullpen 2/13 200 Set a personal high for pitches in a session during camp this year; Motonobu Tanishige caught the session.  Sponichi 2/13/2014
Tatsuro Hamada Bullpen 2/12 56 Sports Hochi 2/13/2014

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Quick Notes

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Pitching Coach Yui Tomori is not happy with Daniel Cabrera's attitude.  According to a report by Tokyo Sports, Cabrera has been taking it easy during camp for various reasons, including tightness in his lower back and the weather.  Tomori is frustrated because he thinks the thirty-two-year-old is just being lazy and may have even gone so far as to suggest he be demoted and the team go with three position players.

Source: Tokyo Sports 2/13/2014