From September 16:
|Norichika Aoki||MIL||9/16||CHC 1
|RF||5||0||0||0||0||1||2||.280||Batted lead-off. F7, G6Et, Ks, G4, G3.|
|Yu Darvish||TEX||9/14||DNP||Next start: September 19 vs Rays.|
|Hisashi Iwakuma||SEA||9/13||DNP||Next start: September 18 vs Tigers.|
|Hiroki Kuroda||NYY||9/13||DNP||Next start: September 19 vs Blue Jays.|
The Los Angeles Dodgers signed nineteen-old-year-old pitcher Takumi Numata to a minor league contract. Numata is a right-handed pitcher out of Ogaki Nihon Daigaku High School in Gifu. After graduating from high school, he attended Nagoya Sangyo University and dropped out after his first year. He started playing for the Industrial League club team Edion Aichi Kogyo Daigaku OB Blitz this year.
Numata stands at 183 centimeters and throws and hits with his right. He throws a slider and fastball in the mid to upper 140km/h range.