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Chunichi, Yomiuri, Hanshin: May 7, 2012

by on May.07, 2012 @ 11:59 pm, under NPB

Chunichi Dragons

Maximo Nelson is slated to rejoin the Ichi-gun roster in time for Inter-league play (begins May 16).  Nelson will pitch in one more Ni-gun game (multiple innings) before making his way to the active roster.  Once on the active roster, he will most likely make one appearance out of the bullpen (multiple innings) before making his first start of the year.


Shigeo Yanagida and Victor Diaz were sent down to Ni-gun today.  Ryoji Nakata and Atsushi Fujii will likely be called up on Tuesday to take the open roster spots.

Yomiuri Giants

Ken Kato was demoted to Ni-gun today.  Daisuke Nakai will likely take his spot on the active roster.

Hanshin Tigers

Jason Standridge is scheduled to start Wednesday's game against the Hiroshima.