[5/29/2016] Shinnosuke Abe hits two homers in rehab game

Shinnosuke Abe (right shoulder) homered in his second straight Ni-gun rehab game earlier today.

Abe got the start at designated hitter and batted fourth against Seibu. He went 4-for-4, including an RBI single to right in the first inning, a two-out three-run home run in the second inning, a walk in the fifth inning, and a two-out three-run home run in the sixth inning.

Abe also moved to catcher in the seventh inning.

Source: Daily Sports 5/29/2016Sponichi 5/29/2016, Sports Hochi 5/29/2016, Nikkan Sports 5/29/2016

[UPDATE @ 10:49pm]

Yoshinobu Takahashi is planning to add Abe to the active roster on May 31.

Source: Sponichi 5/29/2016

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