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[7/21/2013] Injury Updates: Takeya Nakamura (Seibu), Manabu Mima (Rakuten)

by on Jul.21, 2013 @ 11:51 pm, under NPB

Seibu Lions

The media learned today that Takeya Nakamura (left knee) will play in his first Ni-gun rehab game on the 23rd (vs Nippon Ham at Seibu Dome).  He is scheduled to get one trip to the plate.

Nakamura went 2-for-2 with two RBI during situational batting practice today.

Source: Sports Hochi 7/21/2013

Rakuten Eagles

The Eagles played an intra-squad game at Kleenex Stadium today.  Manabu Mima started the game for the Whites and tossed two shutout innings while allowing two hits.  Mima has been at Ni-gun working through right elbow pains.

Source: Nikkan Sports 7/21/2013