|Toshihiro Sugiura||Bullpen||2/17||45||Sponichi 2/17/2014|
- 1st round draft pick Toshihiro Sugiura is scheduled to pitch in a practice game against Chunichi on the 19th. Source: Sanspo 2/17/2014
- Ryoji Aikawa missed practices on Monday because of a fever. Source: Sponichi 2/17/2014
After drawn out negotiations, Tsubakuro finally came to terms with the Swallows on Monday. In celebration of his twentieth anniversary, Yakult agreed to give the team mascot a twenty percent raise that also includes free Yakult 400, Toughman, and Bansoreicha.