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[5/4/2014] Seibu Lions, Nippon Ham Fighters

by on May.05, 2014 @ 3:07 am, under NPB

Seibu Lions

  • Ernesto Mejia arrived in Japan on Sunday.  The Lions will hold a press conference to introduce Mejia on Monday. Source: Sanspo 5/4/2014

Nippon Ham Fighters

  • Yuki Saito started a Ni-gun game against Yakult on Sunday and gave up four runs on six hits and four walks over six innings of work.  He gave up a three-run home runs to Akinori Iwamura in the 3rd. Source: Sports Hochi 5/4/2014
  • Sho Nakata homered in his third consecutive game on Saturday.  He has now hit home runs in three or more consecutive games four times during his career: August 4-8, 2010 (one game against Softbank at Asahikawa, three games against Rakuten at Sapporo Dome), August 17-20, 2013 (two games against Softbank at Obihiro, one game against Rakuten at Yamagata), April 1-3, 2014 (three games against Softbank at YafuOku Dome), and May 1-3, 2014 (one game against Seibu at Seibu Dome, two games against Orix at Sapporo Dome). Source: Nikkan Sports 5/4/2014