The August edition hit the stands today. My copy arrived in the mail last night. It came with five player cards: Shintaro Fujinami, Akira Iwamoto, Mauro Gomez, Shunsuke, and legendary import Randy Bass. Each of the next 3 issues will come with 5 more cards.
- Opening feature: Breaking Free from the CL Pack!
- Interview: Masayuki Kakefu – Ultra Summer Exhibit
- Close-up Interview: Kosuke Fukudome
- Another Side View: Fukudome
- Pinstripe Report: Muddled CL Summer
- Tigers’ Diary: Masayuki Kakefu (Part 2 of 2)
- Players’ Note: Yuto Morikoshi
- Diary Interview: Ryota Arai
- Ex-Tigers Questionnaire #3
- Mazda All-Star Game Report
- Tigers Farm Report
- Take Care of my Son: Yuya Yokoyama
- Tigers Data Analysis
- Short Q & A: Koki Moriya
- Teammates Talk About: Fumiya Araki
- Advice Column: Katsuo Hirata
As always, if any of these really interest you and you’d like an English translation (or summary), drop your request in the comments section! I can’t promise anything but I’ll do what I can!