The Yakult Swallows announced earlier today that the following 6 players won't be given contracts for the 2011 season:
27-year-old Hidehiro Okamoto P
28-year-old Satoshi Nishizaki P
37-year-old Jun Hagiwara P
21-year-old Hiroki Yamada P
26-year-old Yusuke Kajimoto INF
28-year-old Koji Tsukamoto P (Ikusei)
Of these 6 players, Hagiwara, Yamada, and Kajimoto have expressed that they would like to continue playing baseball next season.