...Teppei fouled a ball off his right ankle and had to be removed from the game today. He was later diagnosed with a contusion on his right ankle. The Eagles will see how he's doing tomorrow before deciding what to do with him.
...Kohei Hasebe was added to the active roster today for his start against the Nippon Ham Fighters. As of this posting, Hasebe has held the Fighters to 1 runs over 4 innings of work.
...Hisashi Iwakuma suffered his shortest outing last night, lasting just 6 innings. He was demoted today and will be given time to "relax" so that he can return in full force after the All-Star break.