[8/24/2016] Yuki Karakawa taken off active roster

Yuki Karakawa developed pain in his left side while tossing a bullpen sessionĀ on August 23. He was taken off the active roster today. The Chiba Lotte Marines will monitor him over the next few days before deciding whether or not he needs a hospital visit.

Takuya Furuya will get Kakunaka’s start on August 25.

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/24/2016, Sponichi 8/24/2016, Sports Hochi 8/24/2016

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