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[11/16/2014] Suzuki Japan All-Star Series: News and Notes

by on Nov.17, 2014 @ 11:06 am, under Samurai Japan


  • Yuki Nishi hit Robinson Cano with a pitch on Saturday that led to a fracture in his right pinky toe. Nishi apologized to John Farrell before Sunday's game. He also offered Cano an apology after he arrived at the stadium. Source: Nikkan Sports 11/16/2014
  • Evan Longoria received word over his mobile phone during Saturday's game that his wife gave birth to their second child. Longoria spoke to his wife and saw his child over video chat after the game and told reporters he was excited about returning home. Source: Sponichi 11/17/2014
  • Jerry Blevins and Hector Santiago watched a Kabuki performance at the Kabuki-za in Ginza on Sunday. They also met one of the actors, Somegoro Ichikawa. Source: Sponichi 11/17/2014 ... Jeremy Guthrie visited the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum at Tokyo Dome. Source: official announcement