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[6/11/2013] Nippon Ham Fighters: Haruki Nishikawa to miss two months with knee injury

by on Jun.11, 2013 @ 6:03 pm, under NPB

The Nippon Ham Fighters announced that Haruki Nishikawa was examined at a hospital in Sapporo today and was diagnosed with an avulsion fracture in his left anterior cruciate ligament.  He will require about two months for a full recovery.

Nishikawa suffered the injury during a game against Yokohama on the 3rd and was taken off the active roster on the 8th.

Source: official announcement, Sponichi 6/11/2013