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[2/18/2014] Yakult Swallows News and Notes

by on Feb.19, 2014 @ 1:45 am, under NPB

Name Type Date NP Notes
Shohei Tateyama BP 2/18 ~62 Threw 42 pitches to two hitters before taking a break and returning to face a third hitter (about 20 pitches).  Nikkan Sports 2/18/2014

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Ryoji Aikawa returned to practices on Tuesday after missing Monday with a gastroenteritis.  He did not join the main group for workouts, but is expected to return to a regular schedule on Wednesday.

Source: Sponichi 2/18/2014Sports Hochi 2/18/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/18/2014

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Yasuhiro Ogawa is scheduled to pitch in a practice game against Chunichi on the 19th.  1st round draft pick Toshihiro Sugiura, 3rd round draft pick Ryo Akiyoshi, and 4th round draft pick Keiji Iwahashi are also expected to pitch in the game.

Source: Sponichi 2/18/2014