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[6/4/2014] Yomiuri Giants: Tetsuya Utsumi scratched from tonight’s start due to discomfort in shoulder

by on Jun.04, 2014 @ 6:48 pm, under NPB

Tetsuya Utsumi was scheduled to start tonight's game against the Softbank Hawks at YafuOku Dome.  He was scratched from the start because of discomfort in his left shoulder.  Toru Anan was given the start.

Utsumi did not participate in practices today and instead returned to Tokyo.  He is scheduled to get the shoulder examined at a hospital.  He will be taken off the active roster on Thursday.

Source: Sponichi 6/4/2014