Kurose, Kenta 黒瀬 健太 (くろせ・けんた)
Softbank Hawks | #61 | INF
Born: 08/11/1997 (age 20)
Height: 181cm
Weight: 90kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: O
Hometown: Osaka
Draft: 2015, 5th Round
History: 初芝橋本高

[2/25/2017] Kenta Kurose has fracture in right thumb

Kenta Kurose hurt his right thumb during batting practice. The Softbank Hawks announced today that Kurose was examined at a hospital in Miyazaki and diagnosed with fracture in the thumb (proximal phalanx). He is expected to return to Fukuoka for surgery.

Source: Sanspo 2/25/2017

[UPDATE 2/28 @ 10:45pm]

Kurose had surgery on his right thumb at a hospital in Fukuoka on February 27. He will need about three months for a full recovery.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/28/2017