Katsuki, Kazuya 香月 一也 (かつき・かずや)
Chiba Lotte Marines | #57 | INF
Born: 04/15/1996 (age 23)
Height: 176cm
Weight: 83kg
Bats: L
Throws: R
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Fukuoka
Draft: 2014, 5th Round
History: 大阪桐蔭高(甲)
Roster Changes: added 09/25/2016, removed 09/27/2016

[3/31/2018] Kazuya Katsuki to miss three to four months

The Chiba Lotte Marines announced today that Kazuya Katsuki had surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb at a hospital in Tokyo on March 29. He will require three to four months for a full recovery. Katsuki suffered the injury while running the bases during a practice game against Hosei University on March 14.

Source: Sanspo 3/31/2018, Sponichi 3/31/2018, Nikkan Sports 3/31/2018, Daily Sports 3/31/2018