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[2/26/2014] Yomiuri Giants News and Notes

by on Feb.27, 2014 @ 4:29 am, under NPB

Name Type Date NP Notes
Tetsuya Yamaguchi Bullpen 2/26 34 Standing catcher; first session since Okinawa camp began on the 14th.  Sanspo 2/26/2014
Nobutaka Imamura Bullpen 2/26 50 Standing and squatting catcher.  Nikkan Sports 2/26/2014

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Quick Notes

  • Scott Mathieson rested at the team hotel and did not attend practices on the 26th because he was not feeling well. Source: Sponichi 2/26/2014
  • Tetsuya Yamaguchi did not have any discomfort in his left shoulder (inflammation) while throwing in the bullpen on Wednesday.  Source: Sanspo 2/26/2014
  • Yuki Koyama will be send down to Ni-gun after another bad outing on Tuesday.  He has given up eleven runs in six innings.  Source: Sanspo 2/26/2014
  • Tatsunori Hara rounded up pitchers in the bullpen on Tuesday for an emergency meeting behind closed doors.  He was apparently frustrated at their performance and self-awareness levels since their arrival in Okinawa.  Source: Sponichi 2/26/2014
  • The Giants will wear the number nineteen, in honor of Eiji Sawamura, during an exhibition game against the Hanshin Tigers on March 10.  Source: Daily Sports 2/26/2014