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[4/2/2015] Yomiuri Giants, Hanshin Tigers, Chunichi Dragons, Yakult Swallows

by on Apr.03, 2015 @ 6:48 am, under NPB

Yomiuri Giants

  • Toshiya Sugiuchi became the eighty-seventh player in NPB history to reach the 2,000 innings pitched milestone during a game against Chunichi on March 31. Source: Daily Sports 4/1/2015

Hanshin Tigers

  • Ni-gun game against Orix on April 2: Mario Santiago started the game and tossed three shutout innings. He faced thirteen hitters, allowed three hits, walked two, struck out one, and topped out at 148km/h. Source: Sponichi 4/2/2015
  • Mario Santiago threw forty-two pitches in the bullpen at Naruohama on March 31. Source: Sanspo 4/1/2015

Chunichi Dragons

  • The Dragons are planning to take Kazuki Yoshimi off the active roster on April 2 to give him a few days to rest after his start the previous day. Chunichi wants to make sure he stays healthy the entire season. Source: Sponichi 4/1/2015

Yakult Swallows

  • Ni-gun game against Yomiuri on April 1: Yoshinori Sato started the game and gave up four runs (all earned) on eight hits over five innings of work. He threw sixty-three pitches, faced twenty-four, walked one, struck out three, and topped out at 146km/h. Source: Sanspo 4/1/2015