[6/6/2016] Yakult Swallows added Ryo Hirai to seventy-man roster

The Yakult Swallows announced on June 6 that they added Ryo Hirai to their seventy-man roster. His uniform number will change from 167 to 67.

The Swallows re-signed Hirai to an Ikusei contract at the end of last season because he was still in the process of coming back from right shoulder surgery in 2013.

Source: Yakult announcement,

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