...Looks like Kazuo Fukumori will be getting a chance to try-out for the Eagles.
Said Club Rep Jun Yoneda, "We'll proceed with the intent of taking him. Once we get full confirmation from the Rangers about his status, we'll give him a private try-out."
Katsuya Nomura also had this to say, "He offered an apology and then submitted his request. He lost his job so he's obviously going through some tought times right now."
...Tests taken at a hospital in the US revealed that Tsuyoshi Wada has inflammation in his left elbow (the same diagnosis he was given in Japan). Wada is schedule to return to Japan shortly and will then discuss what needs to be done moving forward.