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[8/6/2014] Chiba Lotte Marines, Orix Buffaloes, Nippon Ham Fighters

by on Aug.07, 2014 @ 1:24 am, under NPB

Chiba Lotte Marines

  • Yuta Omine could get Ayumi Ishikawa's next start on the 12th against Nippon Ham at Sapporo Dome. Source: Sanspo 8/6/2014

Orix Buffaloes

  • In four career games at Obihiro, Wily Mo Pena is 7-for-14 with four home runs and five RBI.

Nippon Ham Fighters

  • The Fighters could give Hiroshi Urano a look as a reliever. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014
  • Sho Nakata became the twenty-first player in franchise history to reach the 100 home run milestone on Tuesday.  At twenty-five years and three months, he is the third youngest, behind Isao Harimoto (twenty-three years and zero months) and Katsuo Osugi (twenty-four years and six months).  He also became the tenth player in franchise history to hit at least twenty home runs in three or more consecutive seasons; and the sixth Japanese player in franchise history, first since Michihiro Ogasawara (five years between 1999-2003). Source: Sanspo 8/6/2014, Nikkan Sports 8/6/2014, Sponichi 8/6/2014