[6/23/2016] Shogo Kimura could miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL

The Seibu Lions announced today that Shogo Kimura was diagnosed with a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his right knee. He suffered the injury during practices at Seibu Prince Dome on June 22.

Norio Tanabe told reporters the injury was fairly serious and that it might be difficult for Kimura to return this season.

Source: Sports Hochi 6/23/2016, Nikkan Sports 6/23/2016

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