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Chiba Lotte Marines: 2019 Spring Camp

Ichi-gun

  • February 1 (Fri) – 11 (Mon)
  • Days Off: February 6 (Wed)
  • Venue: Ishigaki Chuo Sports Park Baseball Stadium

Ni-gun

  • February 1 (Fri) – 21 (Thu)
  • Days Off: February 6 (Wed), 12 (Tue), 18 (Mon)
  • Venue: Ishigaki Chuo Sports Park Baseball Stadium

Source: Lotte 12/18/2018

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[12/17/2018] Chiba Lotte Marines: Power Series 2019 in Chiba

The Chiba Lotte Marines announced details for Power Series 2019 in Chiba.

Series Information

  • Opponent: Lamigo Monkeys
  • Games: March 14 (Thu), 15 (Fri)
  • Venue: ZOZO Marine Stadium

History against Lamigo

  • 2014 (1-2) – October 31 (L, 0-4), November 1 (L, 4-5), 3 (W, 11-5)
  • 2016 (1-1) – February 13 (W, 4-1), 14 (L, 6-7)
  • 2017 (1-1) – February 11 (L, 4-10), 12 (W, 13-1)
  • 2018 (4-1) – February 17 (W, 10-9), 18 (W, 5-1), November 9 (W, 6-1), 10 (W, 13-0), 11 (L, 2-7)

Source: Lotte 12/17/2018

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[12/6/2018] Chiba Lotte Marines sign veteran Toru Hosokawa

The Chiba Lotte Marines announced that they reached an agreement with thirty-eight-year-old Toru Hosokawa. He has not yet been assigned a uniform number. According to various media reports, the two sides agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated fifteen million yen.

Source: Lotte 12/6/2018, Nikkan Sports 12/6/2018, Sponichi 12/6/2018

[UPDATE 1/12 @ 3:28am]

Hosokawa has been assigned the uniform number 55.

Source: Daily Sports 1/11/2019, Nikkan Sports 1/11/2019

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[12/3/2018] Chiba Lotte Marines uniform number changes

The Chiba Lotte Marines announced the following uniform numbers changes:

  • Yuta Yoshida = 24 → 39
  • Hiromi Oka = 39 → 25

Source: Lotte 12/3/2018

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[11/20/2018] Chiba Lotte Marines to part ways with Dominguez, Scheppers and Olmos

The Chiba Lotte Marines announced that they are not going to offer twenty-nine-year-old Matt Dominguez, thirty-one-year-old Tanner Scheppers, and twenty-eight-year-old Edgar Olmos contracts for the 2019 season.

  • Olmos – 2 G, 7.0 IP, 9 H, 6 BB, 5 SO, 9 R, 6 ER, 7.71 ERA
  • Scheppers – 25 G, 37.2 IP, 45 H, 17 BB, 34 SO, 21 R, 19 ER, 4.54 ERA
  • Dominguez – 37 G, 16-for-84, 7 HR, 16 RBI, .190/.488/.269

Source: Lotte 11/20/2018

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[11/13/2018] Chiba Lotte Marines to give Aderlin Rodriguez a look

The Chiba Lotte Marines announced that they are going to hold a tryout for twenty-six-year-old infielder Aderlin Rodriguez. The tryout will take place at Kamogawa Fall Camp between November 12 (Tue) and 15 (Thu).

Source: Lotte 11/12/2018, Nikkan Sports 11/13/2018, Sponichi 11/13/2018

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[11/9/2018] Tatsuya Uchi has right elbow surgery

The Chiba Lotte Marines announced that Tatsuya Uchi had surgery to remove loose bodies in his right elbow at a hospital in Yokohama. He will most likely require about three months for a full recovery (he should be able to start throwing workouts after around two months).

Source: Lotte 11/9/2018, Sanspo 11/9/2018, Nikkan Sports 11/9/2018, Sports Hochi 11/9/2018, Daily Sports 11/9/2018

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[11/6/2018] Chiba Lotte Marines reach agreement with Kennys Vargas

The Chiba Lotte Marines announced that they acquired twenty-eight-year-old Kennys Vargas. According to various reports, the two sides agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated 1.5 million US dollars.

Source: Lotte 11/6/2018, Daily Sports 11/6/2018, Nikkan Sports 11/6/2018

[UPDATE 1/12 @ 3:30am]

Vargas has been assigned the uniform number 42.

Source: Daily Sports 1/11/2019, Nikkan Sports 1/11/2019

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[11/3/2018] Tadahito Iguchi wins 20th Golden Spirit Award

Tadahito Iguchi was named the recipient of the twentieth Golden Spirit Award. Sadaharu Oh and Sadaaki Yoshimura were selected for special awards. An award ceremony will be held in Tokyo on December 4.

Iguchi started getting involved in local communities just before he turned pro. He has donated wheelchairs (forty-two), AED devices (six), and time and money to various facilities and organizations during a career in baseball that has spanned more than twenty years. He set up baseball clinics, visited hospitals, and provided support during the Eastern Japan Earthquake through Ai Kikin, a charitable organization he helped create when he was a member of the Daiei Hawks.

Source: Sports Hochi 11/3/2018, Sports Hochi 11/3/2018

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[11/3/2018] Naoya Emura hurts right leg during practices

Naoya Emura hurt his leg during base-running practices on November 1. The Chiba Lotte Marines announced that he was examined at a hospital in Kamogawa and diagnosed with an injury to his right biceps femoris muscle that will require about four months for a full recovery.

Source: Lotte 11/2/2018, Sponichi 11/2/2018, Nikkan Sports 11/2/2018, Daily Sports 11/2/2018

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