[10/5/2017] Yamato leaves game after hurting leg

Yamato may have hurt his right leg while making a defensive play in the top of the second inning. He was replaced by a pinch-hitter in the bottom-half of the inning.

Source: Sanspo 10/5/2017, Nikkan Sports 10/5/2017, Daily Sports 10/5/2017

[UPDATE 10/6 @ 10:40pm]

Yamato was examined at a hospital in Osaka and diagnosed with a mild sprain in his left ankle. The Hanshin Tigers are not planning to take him off the active roster.

Source: Nikkan Sports 10/6/2017, Daily Sports 10/6/2017

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