[6/16/2017] Softbank Hawks add Livan Moinelo to seventy-man roster

The Softbank Hawks announced today that they added Ikusei pitcher Livan Moinelo to their seventy-man roster. His uniform number will change from 143 to 35. He will continue to use the number 143 until his new uniform is ready.

According to media reports, Moinelo’s new contract will be worth an estimated twenty million yen. He pitched in five Ni-gun/San-gun games, faced thirty-four batters over 9.2 innings of work, and struck out fourteen.

Source: Softbank 6/16/2017, Tokyo Sports 6/16/2017, Daily Sports 6/16/2017, Nikkan Sports 6/16/2017, Sponichi 6/16/2017

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NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hiroshima 143 88 51 4
Hanshin 143 78 61 4
Yokohama 143 73 65 5
Yomiuri 143 72 68 3
Chunichi 143 59 79 5
Yakult 143 45 96 2
G W L T
Softbank 143 94 49 0
Seibu 143 79 61 3
Rakuten 143 77 63 3
Orix 143 63 79 1
Nippon Ham 143 60 83 0
Lotte 143 54 87 2
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