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[9/19/2013] Injury Updates: Ibata, Nakata (CHU), Nishikawa (HAM), Oseguera (SOF)

by on Sep.19, 2013 @ 7:33 pm, under NPB

Chunichi Dragons

The media learned today that Hirokazu Ibata will have surgery on his right ankle and right elbow in early October.

Kenichi Nakata was diagnosed with a fracture in the left second rib, in the section close to the sternum, and will require three to four weeks for a full recovery.

Source: Sports Hochi 9/19/2013

Nippon Ham Fighters

Haruki Nishikawa took an HBP off his head on Wednesday night.  He made the starting line-up tonight against Seibu -- he got the start in right and batted lead-off.

Source: Nikkan Sports 9/19/2013

Softbank Hawks

Paul Oseguera did not attend practices at Kleenex Stadium on Wednesday because he was not feeling well -- stomach pains, diarrhea, and a slight fever.

Source: Nikkan Sports 9/19/2013