[4/8/2016] Kengo Horiuchi could resume hitting practice next week

Kengo Horiuchi fractured his right hamate bone during spring camp. He had surgery to treat the fracture on February 19. HeĀ is making good progress in his recovery. He worked on his catching with Ni-gun battery coach Yuichi Yanagizawa on April 8. He could resume hitting practice next year.

Source: Sports Hochi 4/8/2016

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