[8/30/2016] Ginji leaves after tweaking base of right leg

Ginji hurt the base of his right leg while running the bases during a game against the Nippon Ham Fighters at Tokyo Dome on August 30. He was replaced on defense in the sixth inning. The Rakuten Eagles will wait to make a decision on him until they see how he is feeling on Wednesday.

Source: Sanspo 8/30/2016

[UPDATE 8/31 @ 7:04pm]

Ginji was left out of the starting line-up tonight against the Nippon Ham Fighters at Tokyo Dome. He has not gone to the hospital. He worked out indoors. He should be okay as a bat off the bench.

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/31/2016

[UPDATE 9/1 @ 2:14am]

Ginji did not participate in practices on August 31 and instead returned to Sendai where he was examined at a hospital and diagnosed with a right adductor injury.  The Eagles are planning to take him off the active roster.

Source: Sponichi 8/31/2016, Sanspo 8/31/2016

Leave a Reply