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[3/1/2014] Yomiuri Giants News and Notes

by on Mar.02, 2014 @ 1:54 am, under NPB

Name Type Date NP Notes
Tetsuya Utsumi Bullpen 2/28 58 Sponichi 3/1/2014
Tomoyuki Sugano Bullpen 2/28 48 Sponichi 3/1/2014


Quick Notes

  • Tomoyuki Sugano and Tetsuya Utsumi are slated to pitch in Sunday's exhibition game against Yakult at Tokyo Dome.  Sugano will start the game.  Source: Sanspo 3/1/2014
  • Kan Otake will use Kan Kimura's Ai-wa Katsu as his intro music.  Source: Daily Sports 3/1/2014
  • 4th round draft pick Nobuyuki Okumura attended his high school graduation on Saturday.  Source: Nikkan Sports 3/1/2014


The Giants announced on Saturday that they added Ikusei player Mizuki Tsuchida to the seventy-man roster.  His uniform number will change from 018 to 93.  His salary will be an estimated 4.2 million yen.

Source: official announcement, Sponichi 3/1/2014