[2/3/2018] Kohei Arihara shut down with shoulder inflammation

Kohei Arihara was examined (MRI) at a hospital in Arizona on February 2 and diagnosed with inflammation in his right shoulder. He will be shut down until the end of Arizona camp on February 14 and will be re-examined after he returns to Japan.

Arihara was set to toss a bullpen session on February 2, but the session was canceled. He also skipped playing catch.

Source: Sports Hochi 2/3/2018, Sponichi 2/3/2018, Nikkan Sports 2/3/2018, Tokyo Sports 2/3/2018, Daily Sports 2/3/2018

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