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[8/26/2014] Injury Report: Yoshinobu Takahashi (Yomiuri), Shuhei Fukuda (Softbank)

by on Aug.26, 2014 @ 7:13 pm, under NPB

Yomiuri Giants

  • Yoshinobu Takahashi was taken off the active roster on Tuesday.  Takahashi hurt his right hand while checking his swing in the 8th inning of Sunday's game against the Chunichi Dragons at Tokyo Dome.  He was examined at a hospital on Tuesday and diagnosed with a dislocated extensor tendon in his middle finger.  The Giants will see where he is after ten days. Source: Daily Sports 8/26/2014, Daily Sports 8/26/2014, Nikkan Sports 8/26/2014

Softbank Hawks

  • The Hawks announced that Shuhei Fukuda will have surgery on his left shoulder (bankart repair) at a hospital in Fukuoka on the 28th.  He will be hospitalized for three weeks after the procedure and will require about six months for a full recovery. Source: Nikkan Sports 8/26/2014