Los Angeles, United States of America
JAPANESE PITCHER KAZUHISA ISHII ON MOUND AT DODGER STADIUM.
Japanese all-star left handed pitcher Kazuhisa Ishii wears his Los
Angeles Dodgers jersey and cap as he pretends to throw a pitch on the
mound at Dodger stadium after a news conference, February 8, 2002 in
Los Angeles, announcing his coming to terms with the Dodgers for a four
year contract to pitch for the team. Ishii, 28, had been with the
Yakult Swallows in Japan. REUTERS/Fred Prouser