[7/13/2016] Shohei Otani can participate in the All-Star series as a position player

Shohei Otani (blister on right middle finger) will be allowed to participate in the All-Star series as a position player. He will not be penalized because he is unable to pitch, however, he will be required to play in both games of the series, since he will be treated as a position player that was voted onto the roster by fans.

Source: Nikkan Sports 7/13/2016, Sponichi 7/13/2016

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