The Buffaloes had the day off today. And while they did close out their camp in Kochi on Sunday, they will remain in Kochi through to March 1.
Hayato Terahara (returning from right shoulder tightness) rejoined the Ichi-gun team today. He will likely get to pitch in a game sometime on or after March 6.
Mamoru Kishida, Hiroshi Kisanuki, and Evan MacLane worked out at Kochi Tobu Baseball Stadium on their day off today.
Possible upcoming starters:
The Buffaloes announced today that a DVD featuring Buffalo Bell will go on sale on March 21 for 3,990 yen. A picture book featuring both mascots will hit store shelves on March 23 for 1,050 yen.
====== UPDATE 2/28 @ 3:21am
The first five spots in the starting rotation will likely go to Chihiro Kaneko, Hayato Terahara, Shinya Nakayama, Yuki Nishi, and Alfredo Figaro.
The last spot could go to one of the following: Kisanuki, MacLane, Satoshi Komatsu, Shohei Tsukahara, and 4th round draft pick Tomoyuki Kaida.