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Rakuten Eagles: May 29, 2010

by on May.29, 2010 @ 4:35 pm, under NPB

8:06pm JST

...Andy Phillips will be heading to the US on Sunday to get some rest and is scheduled to return on 6/10.  Phillips tweaked his left flank on the 29th and is expected to miss about 6 weeks.

4:35pm JST

...Hisashi Iwakuma's body has apparently been feeling a little tight since his last start against the Yomiuri Giants (5/22).  The Eagles may opt to push his next start back and instead go with Darrell Rasner, on four days of rest, today.