[5/28/2016] Japhet Amador hurts left hand

Japhet Amador hurt the back of his left hand during his at bat in the 6th inning against Nippon Ham at kobo Stadium on May 27. He was replaced by a pinch-hitter in the eighth and taken to a hospital in Sendai for tests.

Source: Sanspo 5/28/2016

[UPDATE 5/29 @ 10:23am]

The Eagles are expected to take Amador off the active roster today. Luis Okoye will most likely be called up.

Source: Daily Sports 5/29/2016

[UPDATE 5/29 @ 1:38pm]

Amador was examined at a hospital on May 28 and diagnosed with a bone contusion on the fourth metacarpal of his left hand. He will require about four weeks for a full recovery. He was taken off the active roster today.

Source: Sports Hochi 5/29/2016

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