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[2/22/2014] Masahiro Tanaka, Yu Darvish, Hiroki Kuroda

by on Feb.22, 2014 @ 2:05 pm, under MLB

Name Date Swings Notes
Norichika Aoki 2/21 26 Sanspo 2/22/2014
Munenori Kawasaki 2/21 4 Saw 36 pitches.  Nikkan Sports 2/22/2014
Name Type Date NP Notes
Hiroki Kuroda BP 2/21 25 Faced 4 hitters; allowed one-could-be hit; felt he threw just one good pitch; discussed release points with coaches.  Sponichi 2/22/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/22/2014
Masahiro Tanaka BP 2/21 25 Faced 4 hitters (Austin Romine, Ramon Flores, Antoan Richardson, and Adonis Garcia); 4 swings: 1 strike swinging, 2 fouled off, 1 grounded out to second.  Sponichi 2/22/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/22/2014
Masahiro Tanaka Bullpen 2/21 35 Tossed session before BP outing.  Sponichi 2/21/2014, Sanspo 2/22/2014
Daisuke Matsuzaka Bullpen 2/21 33 Including breaking pitches.  Sanspo 2/22/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/22/2014
Tsuyoshi Wada BP 2/21 35 Was throwing in the low-140km/h range; not particularly satisfied with the session.  Sanspo 2/22/2014, Sponichi 2/22/2014
Tomo Ohka BP 2/21 30 Faced 3 hitters; one strongly hit ball; all knuckleballs.  Sanspo 2/22/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/22/2014

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Yu Darvish worked out indoors on the 21st.  He is scheduled to toss batting practice on the 22nd.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/22/2014

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Munenori Kawasaki worked out at short and third during fielding practice on the 21st.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/22/2014

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Kensuke Tanaka took two types of gloves with him to spring training -- he is prepared to play either the infield or outfield.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/22/2014