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Marc Kroon taken off the active roster

by on Aug.02, 2010 @ 12:54 am, under NPB

9:17am JST

Kroon tossed 35 pitches in the bullpen during pre-game practice on Sunday before sitting down with the manager and pitching coach and deciding on his removal from the active roster.

12:54am JST

The Yomiuri Giants took Marc Kroon off the active roster on the Sunday so that he can focus on getting his left hamstring better.  Kroon told reporters that he thought he'd be able to return in 10-days time and that if he had to throw now, he'd be able to.