Shota Nakazaki and Sohichiro Amaya will likely be taken off the active roster. Takahiro Iwamoto will likely be called up on the 5th and Miguel Socolovich on the 6th. Yusuke Nomura will likely return to the Ichi-gun rotation in time for the Chunichi series that begins on the 10th.
Kosuke Fukudome was left out of the starting line-up today out of concern for his right ankle. The injury is not serious, but the Tigers do not want to risk aggravating it.
Source: Sponichi 5/4/2013