Seiichi Uchikawa sat out Wednesday's game against Cuba with discomfort in his lower back. He also did not participate in practices.
The Netherlands and Chinese Taipei arrived in Japan on Wednesday. They worked out at Tokyo Dome.
Source: Sanspo 3/6/2013
Chien-Ming Wang could start Game 1 for Chinese Taipei.
Source: Sponichi 3/6/2013