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Seibu Senryokugai: Tomoki Hoshino, Masahiro Abe, Enrique Gonzalez

by on Oct.01, 2012 @ 11:11 pm, under NPB
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The Lions announced today that they will not offer Tomoki Hoshino (35), Masahiro Abe (35), and Enrique Gonzalez (34) contracts for the 2013 season.

The also announced that they accepted Ni-gun manager Hisataka Yukizawa's resignation.  No word yet on who might replacement him.

Source: official announcement, official announcement, Nikkan Sports 10/1/2012

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Seibu Lions: March 22, 2012

by on Mar.23, 2012 @ 4:17 am, under NPB
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1st round draft pick Ken Togame will likely make his Ichi-gun regular season debut on March 31 against the Nippon Ham Fighters (Sapporo Dome).

Sports Hochi notes the following starting rotation for the first two or so weeks of the season: Hideaki Wakui, Togame, Takayuki Kishi, Fumiya Nishiguchi, and Kazuhisa Makita; Kazuhisa Ishii will pitch out of the bullpen.

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Hisanobu Watanabe pointed to Enrique Gonzalez as team closer after Wednesday's exhibition game against the Chunichi Dragons.

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Three player produced lunch boxes will go on sale at Seibu Dome during the home openerTakumi Kuriyama, Hiroyuki Nakajima, and Makita.

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Player train tickets featuring thirteen different players and Watanabe will go on sale on opening day.

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Seibu Lions: February 27, 2012

by on Feb.27, 2012 @ 11:50 pm, under NPB
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The team had the day off today.

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Yusei Kikuchi and Enrique Gonzalez worked out on their day off today.

Gonzalez could pitch in a practice game on Tuesday against the Chiba Lotte Marines.

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Fumiya Nishiguchi was diagnosed with the flu today.

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Kazuhisa Makita threw about thirty warm-up pitches before Sunday's practice game start against the Orix Buffaloes.  That is up from his usual ten pitches when making relief outings.  Makita told reporters he might try throwing a bit more for his next start.

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Seibu Lions: Registered names and uniform numbers for four foreign players

by on Dec.27, 2011 @ 10:42 pm, under NPB
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The Seibu Lions announced today the registered names and uniform numbers for their four newest foreign players.

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Player Name Registered Name Uni
Gonzalez, Enrique Gonzalez 50
Williams, Randy Williams 54
Carter, Chris Carter 2
German, Esteban German 6
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PL News and Notes: Terry Tiffee (SEI) continues to impress

by on Nov.12, 2011 @ 2:35 am, under NPB
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Seibu Lions

Foreign player tryouts: Chuck James and Terry Tiffee took part in an intra-squad game on Friday.  James was one of the starting pitchers but had to leave early after he took a batted ball of his left ankle (1.1 IP, 1 H, 1 R).  Tiffee went 2-for-3 with 2 RBI.

Enrique Gonzalez pitched in an intra-squad game on Thursday -- he was one of the starters and tossed 2 shutout innings while allow 1 hit.  He also struck out 4 and topped out at 149km/h.

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The Lions held a press conference on Friday to introduce Hiroshi Narahara as their new Ichi-gun INF / base-running coach.

Nippon Ham Fighters

Hideki Kuriyama was formally introduced to the entire team at Kamagaya on Friday.  He also met with around 20 players, for about 2 minutes each, in order to get a better feel for what everyone was thinking.

Orix Buffaloes

Norberto Susini's tryout began on FridayAccording to Daily Sports, he seemed fairly outgoing on his first day -- he caught Shuichi Furukawa and spent some time with Tetsuya Yokoyama.

Rakuten Eagles

Senichi Hoshino told reporters that only two pitchers had spots in the 2012 starting rotation right now: Masahiro Tanaka and Takahiro Shiomi.

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Seibu Lions to give Terry Tiffee, Chuck James, and Enrique Gonzalez tryouts

by on Nov.06, 2011 @ 11:20 pm, under NPB
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The Seibu Lions announced that they'll be giving 32-year-old INF Terry Tiffee, 29-year-old LHP Chuck James, and 29-year-old RHP Enrique Gonzalez at Seibu 2 Stadium begining on 11/8.

Terry Tiffee Career Stats

Year Level Org Age Pos G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO HBP IBB SH SF DP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2000 A MIN 21 3B 129 493 59 125 25 0 7 60 2 0 29 73 0 0 0 5 14 .254 .292 .347 639
2001 A MIN 22 3B-1B 128 495 65 153 32 1 11 86 3 1 32 48 1 4 0 8 13 .309 .347 .444 791
2002 A+ MIN 23 1B-3B 126 473 47 133 31 0 8 64 0 3 25 49 2 3 3 6 12 .281 .316 .397 713
2003 AA MIN 24 3B 139 530 77 167 31 3 14 93 4 1 31 49 2 5 0 7 13 .315 .351 .464 815
2004 AAA MIN 25 3B 82 316 42 97 26 3 12 68 0 0 21 26 4 2 0 1 9 .307 .357 .522 879
2004 MLB MIN 25 3B 17 44 7 12 4 0 2 8 0 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 2 .273 .333 .500 833
2005 AAA MIN 26 3B-1B 58 229 33 61 11 1 10 39 0 1 15 24 3 2 0 5 9 .266 .313 .454 767
2005 MLB MIN 26 3B-1B 54 150 9 31 8 1 1 15 1 0 8 15 0 1 0 1 10 .207 .245 .293 538
2006 AAA MIN 27 3B 79 308 37 84 20 0 4 38 1 0 20 50 0 1 0 3 7 .273 .314 .377 691
2006 MLB MIN 27 3B-DH 20 45 4 11 1 0 2 6 0 1 4 8 0 1 0 0 2 .244 .306 .400 706
2007 AAA BAL 28 3B 124 475 45 129 26 1 10 55 0 1 24 53 2 3 0 4 23 .272 .307 .394 701
2008 AAA LAD 29 3B-1B 93 392 73 148 39 3 9 69 1 2 27 43 2 5 0 4 17 .378 .416 .561 977
2008 MLB LAD 29 LF 6 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 650
2009 AAA PHI 30 3B 64 246 18 66 12 0 5 34 0 1 10 24 0 2 0 2 13 .268 .295 .378 673
2011 Ind - 32 52 198 36 58 16 1 13 46 0 0 14 20 0 0 0 0 13 .293 .340 .581 921
2011 AAA NYY 32 29 110 16 38 12 0 3 13 0 0 1 18 0 0 0 1 5 .345 .348 .536 884
MLB Totals 97 243 20 55 13 1 5 29 1 1 15 26 2 2 0 1 14 .226 .276 .350 626
MiLB Totals 1051 4067 512 1201 265 12 93 619 11 10 235 457 16 27 3 46 135 .295 .333 .435 768

Chuck James

Year Level Org Age W L ERA G GS CG SH GF SV IP H R ER HR BB SO WP BK WHIP
2003 Rk ATL 21 2 1 1.25 11 11 0 0 0 0 50.1 26 9 7 1 19 68 2 0 0.89
2004 A ATL 22 10 5 2.24 26 22 1 0 2 0 132.2 92 41 33 6 48 156 3 0 1.06
2005 A+ ATL 23 3 3 1.08 7 7 0 0 0 0 41.2 20 6 5 1 8 59 2 0 0.67
2005 AA ATL 23 9 1 2.09 16 16 0 0 0 0 86 62 25 20 4 18 104 4 0 0.93
2005 AAA ATL 23 1 3 3.48 6 6 0 0 0 0 33.2 21 13 13 4 10 30 2 0 0.92
2005 MLB ATL 23 0 0 1.59 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.2 4 1 1 0 3 5 1 0 1.24
2006 A ATL 24 0 0 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
2006 AAA ATL 24 1 0 2.67 7 6 0 0 0 0 33.2 30 10 10 3 6 25 1 0 1.07
2006 MLB ATL 24 11 4 3.78 25 18 0 0 0 0 119 101 54 50 20 47 91 2 0 1.24
2007 MLB ATL 25 11 10 4.24 30 30 0 0 0 0 161.1 164 77 76 32 58 116 1 1 1.38
2008 AAA ATL 26 5 5 2.92 16 15 0 0 1 0 86.1 76 34 28 5 39 74 3 0 1.33
2008 MLB ATL 26 2 5 9.10 7 7 0 0 0 0 29.2 36 30 30 10 20 22 1 1 1.89
2010 AA WAN 28 8 0 1.59 21 2 0 0 4 2 45.1 28 8 8 2 7 50 3 0 0.77
2010 AAA WAN 28 2 1 3.92 5 5 0 0 0 0 20.2 23 11 9 3 4 19 0 0 1.31
2011 AAA MIN 29 3 2 2.30 38 0 0 0 14 1 62.2 49 16 16 4 27 67 6 0 1.21
2011 MLB MIN 29 0 0 6.10 8 0 0 0 3 0 10.1 12 7 7 1 4 8 0 2 1.55
MLB Totals 24 19 4.53 72 55 0 0 3 0 326 317 169 164 63 132 242 5 4 1.38
MiLB Totals 44 21 2.26 154 91 1 0 21 3 594 427 173 149 33 186 653 26 0 1.03

Enrique Gonzalez

Year Level Org Age W L ERA G GS CG SH GF SV IP H R ER HR BB SO WP BK WHIP
2000 Rk ARI 17 1 0 1.53 11 0 0 0 8 1 17.2 16 13 3 0 12 17 3 0 1.59
2000 AAA ARI 17 1 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0.50
2002 A- ARI 19 5 2 2.45 11 11 0 0 0 0 66 53 27 18 2 23 57 7 0 1.15
2003 A ARI 20 4 3 2.13 55 0 0 0 18 3 72 58 22 17 5 29 63 3 0 1.21
2004 A+ ARI 21 13 6 3.22 42 17 0 0 5 0 142.1 128 64 51 13 44 110 3 0 1.21
2005 AA ARI 22 11 8 3.46 27 27 2 2 0 0 161.1 160 76 62 8 52 146 9 0 1.31
2006 AAA ARI 23 4 3 2.24 10 10 0 0 0 0 60.1 61 22 15 2 14 35 3 0 1.24
2006 MLB ARI 23 3 7 5.67 22 18 0 0 1 0 106.1 114 71 67 14 34 66 1 0 1.39
2007 AAA ARI 24 8 10 5.15 27 27 0 0 0 0 153.2 186 105 88 11 61 118 5 1 1.61
2007 MLB ARI 24 0 0 13.50 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 4 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 2.50
2008 AAA SD 25 7 5 4.44 35 13 0 0 6 0 99.1 106 58 49 10 50 82 4 0 1.57
2008 MLB SD 25 1 0 10.80 4 0 0 0 3 0 3.1 4 4 4 0 2 1 0 0 1.80
2009 AAA BOS 26 8 11 5.12 26 23 0 0 1 0 139 159 85 79 20 53 99 4 2 1.53
2009 MLB BOS 26 0 0 4.91 2 0 0 0 2 0 3.2 5 2 2 1 2 1 0 0 1.91
2010 AAA DET 27 4 5 3.41 12 11 1 1 0 0 66 69 29 25 9 16 54 3 0 1.29
2010 MLB DET 27 0 1 3.81 18 0 0 0 13 0 26 21 11 11 4 17 13 1 0 1.46
2011 AAA DET 28 4 6 5.48 35 3 0 0 25 13 47.2 52 30 29 7 21 60 2 0 1.53
2011 MLB DET 28 0 0 10.00 8 0 0 0 5 0 9 12 10 10 1 7 3 0 0 2.11
MLB Totals 4 8 5.81 55 18 0 0 25 0 150 160 102 97 20 63 84 2 0 1.48
MiLB Totals 70 59 3.81 292 142 3 3 63 17 1029 1049 531 436 87 376 842 46 3 1.38
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