The Nippon Ham Fighters announced on March 9 that Hisashi Takeda had surgery on his left knee and will require about two months for a full recovery. Takeda was diagnosed with an injury to his left medial meniscus after pitching in a practice game against SK (KBO) on February 27.
Source: Sponichi 3/9/2015
The Hiroshima Carp announced on March 9 that Brad Eldred will be returning to the United States for additional tests on his right knee. Eldred originally hurt the knee during a practice game against KIA (KBO) on February 26.
Source: Daily Sports 3/9/2015
Be sure to check the injury round-up page for additional information on Takeda, Eldred, and other players.