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[2/15/2014] Hiroshima Carp News and Notes

by on Feb.16, 2014 @ 6:34 am, under NPB

Name Type Date NP Notes
Daichi Osera BPs 2/15 37 Faced eight hitters; allowed one hit and struck out two; topped out at 150km/h.  Sports Hochi 2/15/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/15/2014
Yusuke Nomura Bullpen 2/13 71 Including three forkballs.  Sponichi 2/14/2014

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1st round draft pick Daichi Osera, 2nd round draft pick Allen Kuri, 3rd round draft pick Kosuke Tanaka, and 4th round draft pick Keita Nishihara will most likely be included in the Ichi-gun roster that heads to Okinawa for workouts beginning on the 21st.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/14/2014

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Eishi Soyogi will not be heading to Okinawa camp with the rest of the Ichi-gun players on the 21st.  He joined Ichi-gun camp on the 15th but will return to Ni-gun camp on the 21st.  Coaches are concerned about Soyogi's knees and would like him to focus on rehab and strengthening for the rest of the month.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/15/2014

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A fire alarm on the first floor of Nichinan Tempuku Baseball Stadium went off at around 9:30am on Friday.  It ended up being a false alarm.  A stadium official told reporters that the alarm may have gone off when someone using the first floor kitchen forgot to turn on the exhaust fans while using the stove.

Source: Sponichi 2/15/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/15/2014