Yakult Swallows vs Nippon Ham Fighters @ Sapporo Dome – 14:00
Attendance: 14415 | Time: 3h12m0 Comments
Tanaka has been involved in a Pink Ribbon project since 2008. He donated enough money to pay for two mammography exams for every hit he recorded last year (306 exams). He plans to donate one mammography exam for every hit he records this year.
Through last season, Tanaka has donated enough money to pay for 2,678 mammography exams.
Source: Nikkan Sports 3/25/20170 Comments
Takuya Kori took a pitch off his left wrist during a Ni-gun game on March 24 and was removed early. The Nippon Ham Fighters announced today Kori was examined at a hospital in Tokyo and diagnosed with a fissure fracture in his left ulnar styloid. He will require about four weeks for a full recovery (he will also need to immobilize the wrist for about two weeks).0 Comments
Hiromi Oka was not feeling well during practices on March 23. He visited a hospital in Tokyo for tests and was diagnosed with acute gastroenteritis. He will remain with the Ichi-gun team.
Source: Sanspo 3/23/20170 Comments
Nippon Ham Fighters vs Yomiuri Giants @ Tokyo Dome – 18:00
Attendance: 40186 | Time: 3h21m0 Comments
Nippon Ham Fighters vs Yomiuri Giants @ Ise – 13:00
Attendance: 8514 | Time: 2h37m0 Comments
Chris Martin flew back to the United States today out of Narita Airport for personal reasons. He is slated to return on March 25.0 Comments
Nippon Ham Fighters vs Chunichi Dragons @ Nagoya Dome – 14:00
Attendance: 32492 | Time: 2h59m0 Comments
Nippon Ham Fighters vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium – 13:00
Attendance: 26999 | Time: 3h9m0 Comments
According to a report by Sponichi, twenty-seven-year-old Sho Nakata is scheduled to earn his domestic free agent option this year and international free agent option next year. Additionally, they mention that the Cardinals and Red Sox might be interested in him.
Source: Sponichi 3/18/20170 Comments