=== Practice Games ===
Chiba Lotte Marines @ Hiroshima Carp
- LOT: Hideaki Wakui started the game and gave up a run on four hits over three innings of work. He topped out at 145km/h.
- LOT: The offense scored ten runs on sixteen hits.
- LOT: Tadahito Iguchi started at first and batted third. He hit a solo home run in the 1st.
- LOT: Toshiaki Imae got the start a third and batted clean-up. He hit a solo home run in the 1st.
- LOT: Craig Brazell was the starting designated hitter. He batted fifth and hit a two-run home run in the 3rd.
- HIR: Yuya Fukui started the game and gave up five runs on seven hits (including three home runs) over three innings of work. He struck out five.
- HIR: 4th round draft pick Keita Nishihara relieved Fukui and gave up three runs on three hits and a walk over two innings of work.
- HIR: Yuki Iwami gave up a run on two hits over an inning in relief.
Orix Buffaloes @ Yakult Swallows
- ORI: Mamoru Kishida started the game and tossed two shutout innings. He gave up one hit.
- ORI: Yuki Nishi entered the game in the 5th and tossed two shutout innings. He allowed one hit and struck out four.
- ORI: Takahiro Okada got the start at first and batted fifth. He went 3-for-4:RBI single to left in the 1st; E3 and RBI in the 3rd; one out solo home run in the 6th; infield single in the 7th.
- YAK: The offense recorded six hits.
- YAK: Narveson gave up two runs in the 1st inning and retired the side in order in the 2nd. He topped out at 138km/h.
- YAK: Wladimir Balentien got the start at first and committed an error with a runner on third and two out in the 3rd inning that allowed an unearned run to score. He went 0-for-2 at the plate (G4, G6).
- YAK: Yuichi started in right and batted fifth. He went 2-for-3.
Source: Yakult report, Nikkan Sports 2/23/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/23/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/23/2014, Nikkan Sports 2/23/2014, Daily Sports 2/23/2014, Sanspo 2/24/2014, Sanspo 2/24/2014, Daily Sports 2/24/2014
Ni-gun: Shikoku Ginko @ Hanshin Tigers
- Yuji Yoshimi topped out at 134km/h.
- Fumiya Hojo got the start at short and batted second. He went 2-for-5: 1B8, F8, F8, 1B9 RBI, K.
- Kentaro Sekimoto started at third and batted third. He went 1-for-2: 1B7 RBI, G6.
- Shinta Hifumi was in left and batted clean-up. He went 0-for-4: K, F6, F7, K.
- Keisuke Kano got the start in left and batted fifth. He went 2-for-2: HR7 two RBI, 1B8.
- Hisashi Takayama was the starting designated hitter. He batted sixth and went 1-for-2: F8, HR7 two RBI.
- Kenichi Tagami entered the game as a pinch-runner in the 4th. He went 1-for-2 with three stolen bases.
N-gun: Doosan (KBO) @ Yakult Swallows
- The offense scored three runs on eleven hits.
- Keizo Kawashima started at short and batted lead-off. He went 2-for-4 with two RBI.
- Akinori Iwamura was the starting designated hitter and batted clean-up. He went 2-for-2 with a solo home run.
- Ryuhei Kawakami started in left and batted seventh. He went 2-for-4.
- Tomoya Matano got the start at first and batted ninth. He went 2-for-4.
Source: Yakult report