[6/29/2016] Cody Satterwhite tosses shutout inning in Ni-gun practice game

Cody Satterwhite started a Ni-gun practice game against Toyota at Naruohama on June 29. He did not allow a run or a hit over a perfect inning of work (L4, Ks, Kl). He struck out two, threw sixteen pitches, and topped out at 148km/h.

Source: Daily Sports 6/29/2016, Nikkan Sports 6/29/2016, Tokyo Sports 6/29/2016, Sports Hochi 6/29/2016

[UPDATE 7/1 @ 3:49am]

Satterwhite is expected to make an appearance during a three-game series against Ni-gun Orix that begins on July 1. The Tigers are currently looking to give him opportunities to pitch in as many different kinds of situations. They have not set a date they want him to be ready by.

Source: Sponichi 6/30/2016

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