Haruhiro Hamaguchi left tonight’s game against the Hiroshima Carp at Mazda Stadium after three innings and forty-eight pitches because of discomfort in his left shoulder. Hamaguchi will be taken off the active roster and will be examined by a doctor. He will also withdraw from the All-Star series.
[UPDATE 7/17 @ 5:03pm]
Hamaguchi worked out at the Ni-gun facilities in Yokosuke on July 16. He has been shut down from throwing to rest his left shoulder.