[8/5/2017] Ernesto Mejia taken off active roster

The Seibu Lions took Ernesto Mejia off the active roster today due to performance issues. He had zero hits in his last eleven trips to the plate and since July 1, was 10-for-69 with twenty-eight strikeouts.

Hatsuhiko Tsuji told reporters they could not wait any longer for him to break out of his slump.

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/5/2017, Daily Sports 8/5/2017, Sponichi 8/5/2017

Leave a Reply

NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hiroshima 109 67 38 4
Hanshin 105 56 48 1
Yokohama 105 53 48 4
Yomiuri 106 51 54 1
Chunichi 108 46 57 5
Yakult 107 36 69 2
G W L T
Softbank 108 71 37 0
Rakuten 99 63 35 1
Seibu 105 62 41 2
Orix 104 46 57 1
Nippon Ham 103 36 67 0
Lotte 103 33 69 1
Don't forget to check these out!