[4/4/2017] Kenya Wakatsuki hit by three back swings

Kenya Wakatsuki was hit by three back swings during tonight’s game against the Seibu Lions at MetLife Dome — twice by Ernesto Mejia and once by Fumikazu Kimura. He was removed from the game on defense in the sixth and sent to a hospital in Tokyo for tests.

Source: Sports Hochi 4/4/2017, Daily Sports 4/4/2017Nikkan Sports 4/4/2017

[UPDATE 4/5 @ 12:34pm]

Wakatsuki was diagnosed with a bruise on his head. He will get the day off today. The team will then reassess his condition and take things day-by-day.

Source: Daily Sports 4/5/2017

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