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[5/9/2013] Yomiuri, Chunichi

by on May.09, 2013 @ 11:58 pm, under NPB

Yomiuri Giants

Ryosuke Miyaguni was taken off the active roster today to get more work at Ni-gun.

Source: Sanspo 5/9/2013

Chunichi Dragons

Kazuki Yoshimi is scheduled to have his right elbow examined at a hospital in Yokohama on the 13th.  He will likely be checked at a number of different hospitals before deciding what to do next.  The Dragons would rather he not go under the knife, but the decision will ultimately be his to make.

Source: Nikkan Sports 5/9/2013, Sponichi 5/9/2013

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The Dragons will likely start Yudai OnoBrad Bergesen, and Soma Yamauchi against Hiroshima at Mazda Stadium (May 10-12).

Source: Nikkan Sports 5/9/2013

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The Dragons announced that they will hold a pre-game ceremony to commemorate Motonobu Tanishige's 2,000 hits on May 17 (vs Rakuten at Nagoya Dome).

Source: official announcementNikkan Sports 5/9/2013