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[5/10/2014] Injury Report: Tadashi Settsu (Softbank), Toshiharu Moriuchi (Nippon Ham)

by on May.11, 2014 @ 3:04 am, under NPB

Chiba Lotte Marines

  • Tomoya Satozaki will have surgery to clean out his left knee on the 12th.  He might require about a month for a full recovery. Source: Sports Hochi 5/10/2014

Softbank Hawks

  • Tadashi Settsu was taken off the active roster on Saturday as a precaution with discomfort in his right shoulder.  He will be examined on Monday. Source: Sports Hochi 5/10/2014
  • Kodai Senga took a batted ball off his upper right arm in the 9th inning of Friday's game against the Seibu Lions.  He stayed in the game and should be okay moving forward. Source: Nikkan Sports 5/10/2014

Nippon Ham Fighters

  • Toshiharu Moriuchi's outing on Saturday against the Orix Buffaloes was cut short due to discomfort in his right elbow.  He was taken to a hospital in Kobe and diagnosed with an injury to the ulnar collateral ligament.  The Fighters are planning to re-evaluate him after monitoring him for a few days. Source: Sponichi 5/10/2014, Nikkan Sports 5/10/2014
  • Atsunori Inaba (left knee) swung the bat about forty times during soft-toss batting practice on Friday.  He is still probably about three weeks away from playing in his first Ni-gun rehab game. Source: Nikkan Sports 5/10/2014