Watanabe, Ryo 渡邉 諒 (わたなべ・りょう)
Nippon Ham Fighters | #23 | INF
Born: 04/29/1995 (age 24)
Height: 178cm
Weight: 78kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: B
Hometown: Ibaraki
Draft: 2013, 1st Round
History: 東海大甲府高(甲)
Roster Changes: added 09/29/2016, removed 09/30/2016, added 10/14/2016

[2/19/2019] Ryo Watanabe to miss four to five weeks

Ryo Watanabe developed discomfort in his right side during a practice game against the Hanshin Tigers on February 17. The Nippon Ham Fighters announced today that Watanabe was examined at a hospital in Nago on February 18 and diagnosed with a strain in his right internal oblique muscle. He will most likely need four to five weeks for a full recovery.

Source: Nippon Ham 2/19/2019, Nikkan Sports 2/19/2019, Nikkan Sports 2/19/2019, Sponichi 2/19/2019, Daily Sports 2/19/2019