[10/10/2016] Takayuki Kajitani leaves game after taking pitch off left hand

Takayuki Kajitani was replaced by a pinch-runner during Monday’s First Stage game against the Yomiuri Giants after he took a pitch off his left hand, specifically the ring finger, in the first inning. He was later taken to a hospital in Tokyo for tests.

Source: Sanspo 10/10/2016, Sports Hochi 10/10/2016

[UPDATE 10/13 @ 8:31am]

Kajitani was diagnosed with a distal phalanx fracture fracture in his left ring finger.

Source: Sports Hochi 10/13/2016, Nikkan Sports 10/13/2016

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