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[5/11/2014] Injury Report: Shinobu Fukuhara (Hanshin), Taketoshi Goto (Yokohama)

by on May.12, 2014 @ 4:18 am, under NPB

Hanshin Tigers

  • Shinobu Fukuhara was taken off the active roster on Sunday with tightness in his right adductor muscle.  He started complaining of the tightness after his relief appearance on Saturday. Source: Sanspo 5/11/2014, Sponichi 5/11/2014

Chunichi Dragons

Yokohama Bay Stars

  • Taketoshi Goto was taken off the active roster on Sunday with an injury to his left adductor muscle.  Goto suffered the injury during Saturday's game against Yakult.  He will require at least a week for a full recovery. Source: Sponichi 5/11/2014

Rakuten Eagles

  • 1st round draft pick Yuki Matsui's relief outing on Saturday was cut short because of back tightness.  He told reporters on Sunday that his back felt fine. Source: Nikkan Sports 5/11/2014

Seibu Lions

  • Ginjiro Sumitani took a ball hit by Yuichi Honda off the lower abdomen during the 5th inning of Sunday's game against the Seibu Lions.  He was removed from the game and taken to the hospital.  He was diagnosed with bruise. Source: Nikkan Sports 5/11/2014

Orix Buffaloes

  • Yoshio Itoi took an HBP off his right knee during Friday's (May 9) game against Nippon Ham.  He asked to do his own thing during pre-game workouts on Saturday -- he got treatment for the knee and worked on his hitting in the indoor facilities. Source: Daily Sports 5/11/2014