Yachi, Ryota 谷内 亮太 (やち・りょうた)
Yakult Swallows | #46 | INF
Born: 02/02/1991 (age 26)
Height: 177cm
Weight: 79kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: B
Hometown: Ishikawa
Draft: 2012, 6th Round
History: 金沢西高-国学院大
Roster Changes: added 04/05/2016, removed 04/19/2016, added 08/06/2016, removed 09/07/2016

[4/28/2016] Ryota Yachi has surgery to treat fracture

The Yakult Swallows announced that Ryota Yachi had open surgery to treat a fracture in his left ulna at Keio University Hospital on April 27. He will require about three months for a full recovery.

Source: Yakult announcement


[4/19/2016] Ryota Yachi has a fractured left ulna

Ryota Yachi was hit by a pitch from Shintaro Fujinami during his at bat in the third inning against Hanshin at Koshien on April 19. The ball hit Yachi on the left wrist. He left the game on defense in the fourth inning and was taken to a hospital in Nishinomiya for tests. He was diagnosed with a left ulna fracture.

Source: Sponichi 4/19/2016, Sports Hochi 4/19/2016