[2/8/2017] Marcos Mateo to return home for family reasons

The Hanshin Tigers announced today that Marcos Mateo will return to the Dominican Republic United States for family reasons. There is currently no set timetable for his return.

Source: Sponichi 2/8/2017, Nikkan Sports 2/8/2017, Daily Sports 2/8/2017, Sanspo 2/9/2017

[UPDATE 2/14 @ 11:14pm]

Mateo arrived in Japan on February 13 and rejoined the team for practices today.

Source: Sanspo 2/14/2017, Nikkan Sports 2/14/2017

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