• Kyodo


A day after arriving at the Boston Red Sox spring training facility for the start of his seventh pro season, Junichi Tazawa happily played catch with fellow Japanese right-hander Koji Uehara on Thursday.

“I’m on track right now,” Tazawa said. “What’s important is that I do what’s necessary each day and all I’m capable of.”

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