Yuki Nishi was taken off the active roster today with right shoulder pain. Nishi first started feeling something his in his shoulder on Tuesday and pitching coach Nobuyuki Hoshino told reporters the pain was almost so bad that he could not play catch.
Nishi is scheduled to undergo an evaluation at a hospital in Kobe.
Source: Sponichi 8/9/2012
Chiba Lotte Marines
Shingo Ono missed his start today because of discomfort in an undisclosed location. Doug Mathis could make his Ichi-gun debut with a start against Orix (at QVC Marine) on August 12. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/9/2012